How We PTA

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PTA is no longer a noun.

It’s a verb—an action plan working to support your child’s success.

There’s no wrong way to PTA. However you do it, it’s all an investment in your child. PTA to support your child’s teachers and curriculum. PTA to advocate on the issues impacting your child and affect change at the local, state and national levels. PTA to build a stronger, more diverse and inclusive school community.

We invite every family to PTA, because we can do more together than apart.

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National PTA COVID-19 PTA Relief Case Studies


Throughout the darkest moments of the pandemic, PTA was there—working for our nation’s students, families, teachers, administrators and business and community leaders. Thanks to the generosity of our corporate partners, National PTA distributed over $1.38 Million dollars to PTA communities nationwide, providing over 538,000 families with desperately needed support. Explore the case studies below to see #HowWePTA.

COVID-19 RELIEF CASE STUDY Executive Summary

COVID-19 RELIEF CASE STUDY Distance Learning

COVID-19 RELIEF CASE STUDY Family & Community Engagement

COVID-19 RELIEF CASE STUDY Food Security

COVID-19 RELIEF CASE STUDY Mental Health

COVID-19 RELIEF CASE STUDY PTA Leaders as Influencers

2021 Silver Award
Our COVID-19 Relief work has been recognized by ASAE, who awarded National PTA a 2021 Power of (A) Silver Award.

Learn How We PTA

Find inspiration from PTAs nationwide who have positively affected their communities with these stories of change that originated at the PTA with leaders just like you. Click a category below for stories about the power of the PTA.