• How PTA Leaders are Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth

    Across the nation, states are seeing a dramatic rise in anti-LGBTQ sentiment, and particularly anti-transgender legislation. LGBTQ+ youth need PTAs to help protect their rights and stand up to … [Read More]

    How PTA Leaders are Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth
  • Welcome to Thrive

    Greetings PTA Members, Welcome to Thrive: The PTA Volunteer Learning Community! Thrive! is PTA’s new online learning community for volunteers. Thrive brings PTA leadership development to you. … [Read More]

    Welcome to Thrive
  • 6 Tips for Keeping Children Safe From COVID This Summer

    By We Can Do This, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Public Education Campaign We’re headed into summer, but we’re not out of the woods with COVID. Cases are going up … [Read More]

    6 Tips for Keeping Children Safe From COVID This Summer
  • The Achievery, Created by AT&T

    Connecting students to a new world of digital learning AT&T launched a free digital learning platform that aims to make online learning more entertaining, inspiring, and accessible. The … [Read More]

    The Achievery, Created by AT&T
  • We Are Well Beyond Enough Is Enough

    In less than three weeks we’ve had a mass shooting in a grocery store, a shooting at a church, shootings at three separate high school graduations, another horrific shooting at a school, and more … [Read More]

    We Are Well Beyond Enough Is Enough

We Are Well Beyond Enough Is Enough

In less than three weeks we’ve had a mass shooting in a grocery store, a shooting at a church, shootings at three separate high school graduations, another horrific shooting at a school, and more gun violence in our communities. This past weekend in my home state of Oklahoma, 1 person was killed and 7 injured after a shooting at an outdoor festival in Taft, … [Read More...]

Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride

How PTA Leaders are Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth

Across the nation, states are seeing a dramatic rise in anti-LGBTQ sentiment, and particularly anti-transgender legislation. LGBTQ+ youth need PTAs to help protect their rights and stand up to bigotry. As we celebrate PRIDE month, here are stories of PTA leaders who are using their influence to support and celebrate LGBTQ+ youth.   Celebration & Allyship in … [Read More...]

Welcome to Thrive

Welcome to Thrive

Greetings PTA Members, Welcome to Thrive: The PTA Volunteer Learning Community! Thrive! is PTA’s new online learning community for volunteers. Thrive brings PTA leadership development to you. Through Thrive’s engaging, short courses, you can take training at your own time and place—even from football practice, a dance studio or a soccer field. I’m so … [Read More...]

6 Tips for Keeping Children Safe From COVID This Summer

By We Can Do This, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Public Education Campaign We’re headed into summer, but we’re not out of the woods with COVID. Cases are going up all over the country, and COVID can make children very sick. Since the pandemic began, over 100,000 children have been hospitalized with COVID and over 1,500 have died. … [Read More...]

Student learning at The Achievery

The Achievery, Created by AT&T

Connecting students to a new world of digital learning AT&T launched a free digital learning platform that aims to make online learning more entertaining, inspiring, and accessible. The Achievery, created by AT&T, is a growing online library of learning activities for students in grades K-12 to use wherever they are – at home, in the community, or in … [Read More...]

Helping Families Navigate Today’s COVID-19 Environment

National PTA hosted a virtual town hall May 18, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to support families in navigating today’s COVID-19 environment. The event featured CDC COVID-19 Response Principal Deputy Incident Manager Dr. Greta Massetti, White House Senior Policy Advisory Dr. Cameron Webb, American Academy of Pediatrics … [Read More...]