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NYS PTA Conference 2020

Embrace Today, Shape Tomorrow The NYS PTA Conference will be held on November 13-15, 2020. Here are just a few of the reasons you should attend: Virtually meet, network and develop relationships with others from all across NYS who love…

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Helpful Information for Units, Councils, and Members

With the new school year just starting, we wanted to ensure you had the most up-to-date information to help you run your group. Please see the 2020 Unit Council information packet for information on all areas of PTA such as…

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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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DEADLINE EXTENDED TO NOVEMBER 6TH!

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…

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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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