Registration for the NYS PTA 117th Annual Convention in Saratoga Springs,
November 15-17, 2013 is Now CLOSED
Here are just a few reasons for you to attend
Convention on behalf of your unit
Convention will give PTA members opportunities to:
- Meet, network and develop relationships with others from all across NYS who
love children as much as you do.
- Vote for new state officers.
- Determine resolutions long held by our association to be retained or
updated, and vote on some new resolutions as well.
- Hear from National PTA President Otha Thornton, and other keynote speakers,
including NYS Education Deputy Commissioner for Curriculum, Assessment and
Educational Technology Dr. Ken Wagner, Jacy Good from Hang Up and Drive and
Greg Ahlquist, NYS Teacher of the Year.
- Participate in motivating and informative workshop sessions on current
issues, advocacy and leadership training that will help you develop
programs, projects and activities in your local PTA.
- Visit the Exhibitor Showcase and the Reflections Art Gallery.
- Celebrate the talent of our students with great entertainment and have a lot
As PTA members, we know how powerful mothers, fathers, grandparents and all
caring adults can be when they join together to improve our schools. This
convention is the time for us to join together to learn from each other,
celebrate our successes and build for the future. We encourage you to attend
and to take advantage of all the opportunities available at this Convention.
here for a Convention Registration Packet (PDF)
Click here for the Resolutions Packet (PDF)
The Nuts and Bolts of the 117th Annual Convention in
Saratoga Springs, November 15-17, 2013
Are you planning on attending the Convention this year? Are you a
first timer? Check out this pre-convention video that explains the Nuts
and Bolts of what goes on during the annual meeting at convention.
To view a quick At A Glance video about orientation, click on the
We look forward to seeing you in Saratoga Springs on November 15-17,
Convention Sponsors and Exhibitors:
Please consider joining us in November! All Sponsor and
Exhibitor information can be found in the
Sponsor and Exhibitor Prospectus.
If you have questions, please
email NYS PTA.
for Convention 2012 archived information.