NYS PTA is the oldest child advocacy organization in our state and country,  and often presents positions on many policies and legislative issues affecting children and families.

Below you will find memoranda, testimony, letters, and other positions NYS PTA has taken over the past few years.

You can also read other Position Papers here.  Also see here for Press Releases on many issues of importance.

Many of the files below are in PDF format. If you do not have software to read this format, please click here to download the latest version of Acrobat Reader.

Recent Positions on School Safety




NYS PTA Testimony, Memos & Positions Archive (2015-2021)