More meeting restrictions and school closure extensions

So what does this mean for PTAs in Missouri? Missouri PTA realizes that many of our units and councils are

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2020 Census – Important Information from National PTA

Click here for information from National PTA about the 2020 Census and it’s impact on children and families. Public Education

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Message from Our MOPTA President

Hello Missouri PTA Members, Our 104th Annual State Convention scheduled for May 1-3, 2020 has been canceled as well as

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Reflections Announcement

Missouri PTA is so proud of all of our State Reflections Award recipients! Recognizing the creative efforts of our Missouri

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Tips for Parenting During Coronavirus Crisis

Every day, the Child Mind Institute publishes a video and social tile with a tip for supporting families through the

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National PTA Frequently Asked Questions Regarding COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is a rapidly evolving public health situation. State and local PTAs must follow the direction

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Missouri PTA Announcement

Hello Missouri PTA Members, In response to the health information and recommendations related to the coronavirus outbreak, many school districts

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Child Mind Institute – Supporting Our Kids Through the COVID-19 Crisis

With more and more schools and workplaces closed and public life suspended, parents everywhere are wrestling with how to keep children

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Information from Action for Healthy Kids and Active Schools

Action for Healthy Kids and Active Schools understands the challenges schools and parents are facing right now and the concerns

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National PTA Honors Senator Lamar Alexander and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro with Congressional Voice for Children Award

ALEXANDRIA, Va., (March 11, 2020)—National PTA is pleased to recognize Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) with

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2019-2020 Reflections Awards Announcement

Missouri PTA is proud to announce 2019-2020 Reflections Award Winners!  See the document below.

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Membership March Madness

It’s Membership Madness!! Didn’t meet the deadline for Membership Awards? No worries, you can still earn recognition for your unit

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National School Breakfast Week

Every March, the nation celebrates National School Breakfast Week, which was launched in 1989 to raise awareness of the availability of

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JCDC Alert: SB581 Show Me a Brighter Future Scholarship Fund

Missouri PTA needs you to contact your Senator now and ask them to OPPOSE Vouchers! Missouri PTA is opposed to SB 581! Vouchers Bill SB

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Missouri Education Roundtable – Statement of Concern

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PTAs Nationwide to Encourage Family Engagement in Education During Take Your Family to School Week

PTAs across the country will host a variety of events and activities Feb. 16-23 to bring families into schools as

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The 2020 Census: What Does it Mean for Children and Families?

Click here for information from National PTA about the 2020 Census and it’s impact on children and families. Public Education

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President Trump’s Cuts to Public Education Harmful for Children

National PTA issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2021. The statement can be

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PTA to Bring Communities Together Nationwide for a Better Internet

ALEXANDRIA, Va., (Feb. 11, 2020)—In celebration of Safer Internet Day, National PTA and PTAs across the country are bringing communities together

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JC/DC ACTION ALERT: Vouchers & Charter School Expansion

Time sensitive action needed!  Missouri PTA needs you contact your Senator now and ask them to OPPOSE Vouchers and Charter

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National PTA Announces 2020 Slate of Candidates

The 2020 Nominating and Leadership Recruitment Committee (NLRC) is proud to announce the 2020 Slate of Candidates. Candidates are selected

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National PTA and Life360 Team Up to Promote Family Safety in the Digital Age

National PTA is pleased to announce it has teamed up with Life360 to promote family safety in the digital age

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JC/DC ACTION ALERT: SB 581 Voucher Tax Credits & “Scholarship” Program

Time sensitive action needed!  Please contact your Senator now and ask them to OPPOSE SB581! Missouri PTA is opposed to

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Missouri PTA Legislative Platform 2020

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Missouri PTA JC/DC ACTION ALERT HB 1568

HB 1568 defines “restraint” and “seclusion” and requires school districts to include a policy of prohibition on the use of

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MO Legislature Watchlist – January 2020

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Missouri PTA 2020-2022 Term Officer Nominees

The following individuals have been nominated for office for the 2020-2022 term of Missouri PTA.   President-Elect       

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Reminder – Unit in Good Standing Requirements

Sunday, 12/1 is the deadline to be in good standing. Good standing is a requirement to participate in Reflections, apply

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“Clear the Air” Youth Vaping Awareness Campaign

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) joined Governor Parson, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), and

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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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