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2020-2021 Good Apple Membership Growth Awards

Congratulations to our highest achievers! 1st Place – 12-374 Johnstown Junior Senior HS PTSA (239% growth) 2nd Place – 15-392 Jamesville Elementary School PTA (165% growth) 3rd Place – 12-362 South Colonie Special Education PTA (142% growth) GOLD Level (100%+…

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NYS PTA on Recent Mask Decision

NYS PTA on Recent Mask Decision

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NYS PTA Unit Receives National PTA 2021 Jan Harp Domene Diversity and Inclusion Award

NYS PTA Unit Receives National PTA 2021 Jan Harp Domene Diversity and Inclusion Award

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NYS PTA Announces the National PTA Reflections Award Winners!

NYS PTA Announces the National PTA Reflections Award Winners!

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NYS PTA Applauds Historic School Aid Increase

MEDIA CONTACTS: Dana Platin, President Kyle McCauley Belokopitsky, Esq., Executive Director 518-817-3017 (cell) execdirector@nyspta.org (email) NYS PTA Applauds Historic School Aid Increase April 7, 2021 (Albany) – For years, NYS schools have been woefully underfunded. Schools had to make difficult…

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NYS Educational Conference Board – 2021-22 Executive Budget Reaction

Please find the final position paper from the NYS ECB on the 2021-22 Executive Budget.

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Now Accepting Nominations!

We are now accepting nominations for the following awards: Family Engagement Award in Honor of Jami-Beth Knapp Family engagement in education is a critical strategy for ensuring students’ academic achievement, graduation from high school and overall success in life. This…

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NYS PTA and NYS PTA Student Honored with Advocacy Awards from National PTA

NYS PTA Receives National PTA Outstanding State PTA Advocacy Award for COVID-19 Pandemic and Racial Justice and Equity Advocacy Efforts New York State PTA Student Wins Outstanding Youth Advocate of the Year Award February 3, 2021 (Albany) – NYS PTA…

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NYS PTA Support of NYSED Assessment Waiver Application

Please see our letter to NYSED regarding NYS PTAs support of waiving the June assessments.

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Pick A Reading Partner (PARP)

The Pick A Reading Partner Program (PARP) is back! This program designed to foster a lifelong love of reading in children. It focuses on encouraging families to read at home with their children for at least 20 minutes per day….

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