Invest in Yourself! Register for #PTAConLIVE20
Join Us for Our First-Ever Virtual Convention!
Where: Your house!
When: July 20-21; July 27-31; August 6-7
How: Register online! View the registration instructions.
General registration: $50
General registration + State Leadership Institute (SLI): $80
The State Leadership Institute (SLI) is only open to state presidents, leadership committee chair and members, field service committee chair and members, state board members and national board members.
Connect with PTA leaders, educators and parents to ignite your outreach and impact in your school community—and make a difference for every child—at the 2020 National PTA Virtual Convention! This is your time to …
Get inspired by mission-minded peers and experts
Stay informed on trends and issues affecting our children
Transform your leadership and membership approach through our PTA Summer School Workshop Series
Celebrate our standout members and students
Parents and educators working together to make a difference for every child.
The National PTA Convention & Expo allows participants to...
- Engage with mission-minded peers and experts
- Transform your leadership and membership approach through interactive workshops
- Get timely updates on trends and issues affecting our children
This summer will be a special time for us to connect and learn virtually, starting July 20. Register now! Here’s what you can expect:
Convention opens with a message from our national president, Leslie Boggs, and our keynote speaker, astronaut Jose Hernandez, as well as our annual Reflections celebration.
Keynote Speaker—José Hernández
Former astronaut and businessman José Hernández is the son of Mexican immigrants who worked as migrant farmworkers. Hernández flew into space as the flight engineer aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery in 2009 and became the first person to tweet in Spanish from space.
Today, Hernández is the president and CEO of two consulting firms, Pt Strategies, LLC and Tierra Luna Engineering, LLC. He also founded the José M. Hernández Reaching for the Stars Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides scholarships and educates students about careers in STEM. He and his wife have five children.
A week-long virtual education and leadership development “Summer School” series
Official business meeting and elections
Contact the Meetings Department.
Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the 2020 Convention & Expo? Contact Exhibits@PTA.org.