Registration for 2017 National PTA Convention & Expo is Now Open!
for Win with PTA … the 2017 National PTA Convention & Expo! This is your opportunity to connect with over 1,500 of the nation’s most influential leaders in education, as well as other parents and experts in Las Vegas, June 22-25, 2017.
Plan now to:
- Get winning ideas to use at school and at home
- Be inspired by speakers with winning strategies for success
- Enjoy workshops with winning solutions to challenges PTAs face every day
Every child deserves the chance to w in big
. Join National PTA in celebrating 120 years of changing children’s lives and giving them that chance. Register now
to take advantage of our early bird rate!
Is Your School Struggling with Winter Attendance?
Every winter, bad weather can present challenges to getting children to school. So do the colds, fevers and earaches that often come with the winter months.
These common winter conditions mean it is even more important to remind parents about the importance of good attendance! Attendance Works
has a free toolkit to help you talk with parents about overcoming weather-related challenges.
Each resource offers easy tips for helping students stay healthy and for getting kids to school in bad weather.
to find the handouts and toolkit. The flyers are available in English and Spanish.
Become a Department of Education School Ambassador
This program is designed to allow educators, principals and other professional school personnel to inform the program and policy work of the department, while expanding their own knowledge and expertise as they participate in and help lead the national education dialogue.
Participants can either apply to be Washington Fellows—a full-time appointment based in Washington, DC—or Campus Fellows—a part-time appointment where fellows collaborate with the agency while maintaining their regular school responsibilities in their home communities.
The application deadline has been extended to Monday, Feb. 6.
Epic Theatre Ensemble to Perform at 2017 LegCon
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Every person who submits a completed survey will be entered to win a $25 Visa gift card!
Apply for a Mary Lou Anderson Grant
Funded projects will increase access to learning opportunities in the literary, media, visual and/or performing arts for at-risk or underserved audiences.
Applications must be submitted by Friday, March 17
. Find out more at PTA.org/Awards
Students Deserve Computer Science Education!
Your students deserve quality computer science education. TEALS
helps create sustainable computer science programs in US high schools.
By pairing computer science professionals from the technology industry with classroom educators, thousands of high school students get access to computer science education, while classroom teachers master computer science content and work toward teaching computer science independently. Learn more at tealsk12.org
Make Your Spring PTA Fundraiser a Healthy One
Kids who eat healthy foods and are physically active in school have an academic and health advantage.
Host a healthy fundraiser your students will love and will raise more money for your school. Learn more about the Action for Healthy Kids SuperFit School Challenge
School Supply Fundraising, Made Easy
For your next school supply fundraiser, consider Class Packs by Apperson.
Created for parents by teachers, Class Packs by Apperson make school shopping a breeze while giving schools a 5% rebate! Learn more about Class Packs by Apperson
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Phone: (703) 518-1200
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