Run Your PTA

Are you looking for help running your PTA? From this area you can access the following: Resource Guide, Forms, Bylaws information, Guides, Leadership Development materials and other items to help you Run Your PTA! Annual Officer Contact Information/Form A Bylaws/Procedures…

Parent Resources

In this section of the website you will find resources on numerous topics for parents pertaining to parent involvement, engaging educators, and helping students.


From this area you can access the following: NYSPTAlert, Advocacy Newsbriefs, Fast Facts, Press Releases and other news items published by NYS PTA!


NYS PTA Highly Disappointed in Questar Data Breach, Pleased with SED Response

NYS PTA is closely monitoring news that Questar Assessment, Inc., the vendor that administers the grades 3-8 Math and English Language Arts assessments, has had a data breach.

NYS PTA Sees Some Positives in the Executive Budget, Great Concern About School Aid

While the Executive Budget proposal contains positive elements, we are seriously concerned about the Executive’s school aid proposal.

NYS PTA on the State of the State, Now Awaiting Executive Budget

Governor Andrew Cuomo gave his annual State of the State presentation on Wednesday, January 3 in Albany.  NYS PTA is optimistic with the Governor’s comments and policy book.

English Language Learners (ELL)

Are you looking for some information on English Language Learners (ELL)? Check out this page for more information… NYS PTA Resources English Language Learners (ELL) Brochure NYS Education Department NYS Education Department ELL/MLL Parent Guide NYS Education Department Office of…

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Family Engagement

Family Engagement is a critical strategy for ensuring students’ academic achievement, graduation from high school and overall success in life. In this regard, National PTA has adopted six Standards for Family-School Partnerships. These Standards provide a framework for strengthening Family Engagement programs, activities and policies.

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