Category: News


In Remembrance of Lorey A. Zaman

Press Release NYS PTA mourns the loss of our President, Lorey A. Zaman September 3, 2020 (Albany) – It is with utmost sadness that on behalf of the Zaman and Gentry families and the NYS PTA Governance Team, we announce…

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The search is on for the 2022—2023 Reflections Theme!

National PTA’s Reflections program has helped students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas,develop artistic literacy, increase confidence and find a love for learning that will help them become moresuccessful in school and in life. Each year, over 300,000 students…

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New Membership Campaign

National PTA has developed a suite of materials to bolster your membership recruitment activities. Today, PTA’s role is more important than ever in connecting parents, teachers and administrators, and supporting critical school needs. We want every family in our schools…

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NYS PTA excited to work with Interim Commissioner Rosa in support of children

NYS PTA is excited to work with Interim Commissioner Rosa in support of every NYS child, family, educator and school. Dr. Rosa has extensive experience in our educational system, rising from a bi-lingual paraprofessional in the NYC school system to…

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NEW YORK STATE PTA AND FIDELIS CARE LAUNCH NEW ‘EVERY CHILD HEALTHY’ PROGRAM FOR FAMILIES

ALBANY, NY (July 27, 2020) – The New York State PTA and Fidelis Care are joining together to launch Every Child Healthy, a new initiative designed to provide health and wellness resources to children and families throughout the summer, and as…

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NYS PTA on Interim Commissioner Shannon Tahoe’s Departure from SED

“Interim Commissioner Tahoe will be truly missed,” offered NYS PTA President Lorey A. Zaman. “She has tirelessly served our children, families, and schools for more than a decade. In this past year as Interim Commissioner, her commitment to equity, passion…

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Congratulations to the 2019-20 Membership Growth Good Apple Award Recipients

We are so excited to announce the winners of the Membership Growth Award. The PTA unit with the highest percentage of Membership growth for 2019-20 was… #07-242 Avon PTA (Genesee Valley Region) Way to Go, Congratulations! And Congratulations to the…

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Parent Voice Critical on School Reopening

MEDIA CONTACTS:     Lorey A. Zaman, President Kyle McCauley Belokopitsky, Esq., Executive Director 518-817-3017 (cell) execdirector@nyspta.org (email)      Parent Voice Critical on School Reopening NYS PTA’s Seat at the Table on Regents Reopening Committees June 16, 2020 (Albany) – As NYS begins…

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National PTA Press Release

Media Contact: Heidi May Wilson, National PTA hmay@PTA.org, (703) 518-1242 National PTA Adopts Position Statement on Racial Inequality and Injustice in America ALEXANDRIA, Va., (June 2, 2020)—The following statement can be attributed to National PTA President Leslie Boggs and National…

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ONLINE CHAT

Join us for an Online Chat about Student Mental Health with NYS PTA Leaders and our partners, MHANYS and NYSSCA Thursday, June 4 at 7:30pm https://join.startmeeting.com/nyspta or call (425) 585-6880 EMAIL your questions before or during the discussion to chat@nyspta.org

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