National PTA Statement on Shooting at Saugus High School

ALEXANDRIA, Va., (Nov. 14, 2019)—National PTA President Leslie Boggs issued the following statement on the shooting at Saugus High School

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PTA Stands with Families, Schools and Communities Impacted by California Wildfires

ALEXANDRIA, Va., (Nov. 4, 2019)—National PTA President Leslie Boggs and California State PTA President Celia Jaffe issued the following statement

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Nominations Open for National PTA’s 2020 Advocacy Awards

For Immediate Release from National PTA: Nominations for National PTA’s 2020 Advocacy Awards are now being accepted! The deadline to

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Governor Parson’s Press Conference Regarding Vaping

On October 15th, Missouri Governor Parsons gave a press conference regarding the issues vaping is causing in our state. Follow

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National PTA Awards $300K in Grants to PTAs and Schools Across the Country

National PTA announced this week that over $300,000 in grants have been awarded to more than 200 PTAs and schools

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Grants Awarded

Congratulation PTA Grant Winners: Espy PTA of Nixa Russell Blvd. Elementary PTA The PTA Connected Be Internet Awesome Family Workshop Grant,

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Scholarship Opportunity: Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards is looking for Missouri’s top youth volunteers of the year! Students in grades 5-12

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National PTA Top Advocate

National PTA recently recognized Carla Wiese, President-Elect of Missouri PTA, for going above and beyond on behalf of all children

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National PTA President Testifies Before House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force

Earlier this week, National Parent Teacher Association President, Leslie Boggs testified before the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force. “The question

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Missouri PTA JC/DC ACTION ALERT: Address Gun Violence Through Universal Background Checks

We are experiencing unprecedented numbers of acts of gun violence in our communities all over this country. According to the

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Preventing Suicide – Article from Child Mind Institute

Child Mind Institute Helping children when and where they need it most Many people are reluctant to talk about suicide,

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2019-2021 Schools of Excellence

The following Missouri PTAs have been designated a 2019-2021 National PTA School of Excellence. Alexander Doniphan PTA, Liberty Barry Middle

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Support Missouri PTA When you Shop on Amazon!

Please visit https://smile.amazon.com/ch/43-0657947 and opt in to donating to Missouri PTA!  It doesn’t cost you anything, Amazon will simply donate

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