Category: Archive


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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Legislative Summit and Lobby Day

Join NYS PTA members from across the state on February 27,  2021 for the new virtual Legislative Summit format. Register Today! Why attend? We need YOU to help us advocate! You’ll hear from experts and PTA advocates on issues affecting…

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The Great PTA Sign Up Day on Feb 10 was a great success! Thank you!

Thank you for your participation. Together we are shining a light on membership! Mary Sotomayor and the NYS PTA Membership Team 2/2/2021 -The Great PTA Sign Up Day – Only 1 Week to Go! Greetings Unit Leaders Get ready- the…

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NYS PTA Congratulates Chancellor Young, thrilled to work together to Shine a Light on Every Child with One Voice

January 11, 2021 (Albany)  – NYS PTA is thrilled with today’s election and announcement that Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr. will serve as the next Chancellor of the Board of Regents.  Chancellor Young’s long tenure in public education and his…

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An open message to our communities and PTA family:

An open message to our community

The mission, values, vision and beliefs of NYS PTA are clear: to support every child with one voice, to be the leading advocates for children, to make every child’s potential a reality, and to be a powerful voice for all…

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Join your Local PTA!

Students and families need the support of PTA now more than ever before. Please join your local PTA and help us reach our collective goal for all of New York state. Search for a local PTA to JOIN!

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