Category: News


New York’s PTA Connected Grant Winners

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National PTA recently announced the names of New York’s 17 PTA recipients of the two PTA Connected opportunities.

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National PTA’s Response to Federal School Safety Commission Report

After eight months of public input, commission meetings and field visits across the county, the Federal School Safety Commission released its report on ways to keep students safe at school.

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Educational Conference Board calls for $2.2 billion state aid increase for 2019-20

New York’s major statewide education organizations released a report today calling for a $2.2 billion state aid increase for 2019-20.

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National PTA and Alaska PTA Supports Disaster Relief Funding for Families and Schools Impacted by Earthquake

A vehicle lies stranded on a collapsed roadway near the airport after an earthquake in Anchorage, Alaska, U.S. November 30, 2018

National PTA President Jim Accomando and Alaska PTA President Candy Jo Bracken issued a statement regarding the 11/30 earthquake.

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NYS PTA Lays Out Priorities for 2019 Legislative Session

NYS PTA President Lorey Zaman and Executive Director Kyle Belokopitsky discuss funding and other advocacy priorities for New York’s upcoming legislative session.

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National PTA and California PTA Supports California PTAs with Disaster Relief Funding for Families and Schools Impacted by Camp Fire

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National PTA is deeply concerned for everyone devastated by the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California’s history. The safety of all families, schools and communities affected by the aftermath of the wildfires is very important to us.

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Garner the Past, Change Today, Embrace Tomorrow

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Newly-elected NYS PTA President Lorey Zaman shares her vision in her acceptance address to Convention delegates.

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2018-2019 National PTA STEM + Families Grant Recipients

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Nine PTAs in New York received 2018-2019 National PTA STEM + Families Grants!

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Testimony to the NYS Assembly Education Committee-Mental Health/Physical Education

Kyle Belokopitsky Gives Testimony to Assembly

NYS PTA Executive Director Kyle McCauley Belokopitsky testifies before the NYS Assembly Education Committee-Mental Health/Physical Education about the current state of health, mental health, and physical education programs, services, and instruction in our school on October 23, 2018.

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From Leading the Way to Leaving a Legacy

Our members are the real gears in the NYS PTA machine. Simply put, you make us go. So, let’s go!

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