National PTA Reacts
National PTA Reacts to PDK/Gallup Opinion Poll on Public Education
August 21, 2013 00:01 ET | National PTA
ALEXANDRIA, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 21, 2013) - Today's PDK/Gallup poll on the American public's attitudes toward public schools aligns with many of the National PTA's top advocacy issues,...
National PTA Commend
National PTA Commends Bi-Partisan Family Engagement Legislation
July 11, 2013 18:28 ET | National PTA
ALEXANDRIA, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 11, 2013) - Today, the Family Engagement in Education Act of 2013 was introduced in the House and the Senate as a means to empower parents, improve capacity for...
First African-Americ
First African-American Male Takes PTA Helm
June 23, 2013 13:00 ET | National PTA
CINCINNATI, OH--(Marketwired - Jun 23, 2013) - Today, Mr. Otha Thornton was installed as president of the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA), making history as the first African-American...
Highlights From Nati
Highlights From National PTA Reflections Art Exhibit Opening at U.S. Department of Education
January 23, 2012 15:07 ET | National PTA
ALEXANDRIA, VA--(Marketwire - Jan 23, 2012) - National PTA® and the U.S. Department of Education honored students on Friday, January 13th for their award-winning artwork from PTA's Reflections...
National PTA Elects
National PTA Elects New Leaders at Annual Convention
June 20, 2011 13:45 ET | National PTA
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - Jun 20, 2011) - National PTA® installed Betsy Landers, of Memphis, as the association's 52nd President, as well as elected Otha Thornton, of Smyrna, Ga., as President-elect...