Alliance Partners

There are four levels of Strategic Alliances available to support the programs and services of the NYS PTA. We will limit the total number of Strategic Alliances to maximize the benefits for each partner. Strategic Alliances are available on a first come, first serve basis, and normally operate within one school year.

Many of our partners offer Programs and other Member Benefits!


Alliance Levels Options:

  • Presidential Alliance ($10,000+ annually)
  • Elite Alliance ($7,000 annually)
  • Diamond Alliance ($5,000 annually)
  • Gold Alliance ($3,500 annually)

Presidential

AIM is the official NYS PTA insurance broker for NYS PTA units, councils and regions. AIM is available to answer any of your insurance related questions at any time.


Fidelis Care logoWe are thrilled to share that NYS PTA has partnered with Fidelis Care on a new initiative to support children and families, Every Child Healthy: Promoting health and wellness in families, schools and communities!


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GoGuardian helps protect children online. GoGuardian software helps your child’s educators maximize the benefits of using technology in the classroom while helping minimize the risks associated with the internet. GoGuardian TeacherTM, helps educators better understand and respond to the child’s needs in real time.


Lifetouch the New Picture Day Experience

Lifetouch, the Official Photographer of NYS PTA, is  taking extra precautions this year because the safety of you, your families, and our employees are our #1 priority. We can’t wait to get behind our cameras again soon and see your smiling faces! Rest assured that Lifetouch is leading the photography industry in providing comprehensive session safety protocols. These new processes follow the guidelines and recommendations written by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), U.S. Department of Health (HHS), and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards related to COVID-19.



Elite

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The HOS Solution is a simple yet revolutionary program that redefines how to perceive and participate in fundraisers. No more selling unwanted or overpriced products and service. This entire program is built around a mentality of Win-Win. If someone buys a product or service, or joins a program, both the supporter and the school benefit.



Diamond

PTA Connected with Facebook: At a Digital Families Community Events, you can expect to participate in an interactive presentation that includes statistics on social media and technology use, work through three conversation-based sessions to explore how your family responds to real life online interactions and situations, share key takeaways with your entire PTA community at the end of the event, and receive online resources and tools to continue the conversation at home and in your community.


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Protect your students and ensure their well-being with the most proactive tool in digital safety. Whether your schools use Google, Office, or Canvas environments for digital communication, we have you covered.


Google’s Be Internet Awesome with PTA Connected

A Be Internet Awesome (BIA) Event is an interactive night where families engage with one another in meaningful conversations about raising children in an online world. PTA Connected provides you with flyers, volunteer forms, an event planning overview, email templates, sample agendas, evaluation forms and much more.


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PTA members nationwide are eligible to join Mountain America Credit Union and enjoy the benefits of partnership:

Support financial education in schools to help kids learn to budget, use credit wisely and avoid debt. Utilize financial literacy resources and articles for teachers and parents. Choose from MyFree CheckingSM or MyStyle CheckingSM with rewards, both with online and mobile banking. Enjoy other Mountain America products and services, including low-rate loansretirement planning and more!



Gold

creatED gives schools and districts practical, art-infused teaching strategies and insights that deepen creative thinking in schools. The program focuses on building creative capacity and embedding project- and inquiry-based learning in K–8 schools. The innovative teaching and learning approaches integrate across the curriculum and across grade spans.


EF helps teachers change their students’ lives through educational travel. And frankly, EF does student travel better than anyone else. Our secret sauce? A time-tested blend of product innovation, global expertise, and superhuman support.

When students travel on EF tours, they expand their knowledge of the world around them, discover more about themselves, grow more confident and independent, and understand new people, places, and cultures. And when educators lead these tours, they grow in countless ways, bringing back a new perspective to their own classroom.


FC YearbookFC Yearbook: The Only Interactive Yearbook

Everybody in the school can sign each other’s book in the digital, interactive FC Yearbook app. Students and teachers can sign and sticker each other’s yearbook remotely! Families can order the printed yearbook with all the signatures included, delivered directly to their home. Learn about this new Interactive Yearbook today!


If your school needs to raise money, then you need to rethink fundraising. Everyone is tired of catalog sales and selling merch that no one wants to buy.

That’s why New York State PTA decided to give you something different for your PTA fundraiser. We’ve partnered with Funds2Orgs, the nation’s leading shoe drive fundraising social enterprise. For years, they’ve worked with thousands of schools, PTAs, educational groups, and others in a creative fundraiser. There’s no need to sell anything, and there’s no need to ask for any funds.


HMH is committed to providing proven solutions for all learners in PreK–12.

Accelerate your students’ academic success with engaging programs that include rich instructional content, adaptive assessments, technology-driven targeted intervention, and professional learning. Also, Amira Learning™, powered by artificial intelligence (AI), provides 1:1 reading practice and administers both an oral reading fluency assessment and a dyslexia screener. Demonstrated effective with all students, including English learners, Amira saves teachers time by automating scoring and reporting.


The LT Give Platform for State PTAs is a robust fundraising solution for State PTA Organizations and their constituent PTAs.

You (PTAs) will be able to create online fundraising campaigns, promote them, track and access campaign donation funds. Your State PTA organization will be able to oversee and track campaign donation funds as well.


Providing peace of mind when seconds count. Schools face emergencies almost every day, from coronavirus exposure scares to mental health emergencies to the unthinkable.

Communication is key throughout any critical event. With Rave, our lifesaving technology has proven to be a cost-effective way of improving the safety of everyone in your school community through mobile panic buttons, mass notifications and early intervention technology. Our platform ensures your staff is able to efficiently communicate to prevent dangerous incidents and respond faster to emergencies.


Smart Science provides schools with affordable digital science labs. Our virtual science labs help schools implement science education they may not otherwise be able to provide due to budgetary or staffing limitations.

Smart Science’s lessons are designed by real science educators and scientists.  Smart Science offers one-on-one science coaching and aid in creating a plan to roll out virtual science labs in their classrooms.


Use Smile Therapy to help you THINKACT and FEEL BETTER. Smile Therapy is a service that will deliver a daily, positive, inspirational, and non-commercial message to your school community via email – where it will bring smiles and boost morale for every recipient… Be it a student, teacher, administrator, staff member, or parent.

NEW! Smile Therapy is now offering a fundraising option for your unit! Learn more here!


Creating an exceptional movie experience is easier and more economical than you might think. Licensing from Swank Movie Licensing USA saves time and money while providing peace of mind that you’re following copyright law. Make the investment upfront so you can have fantastic movie nights, fantastic family engagement events, and roll out all of the possible movies to your teachers and school building professionals.


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Net Generation, official youth tennis of the USTA, gives kids the skills to be great, on and off the court. Learn more about #NetGeneration by emailing Jocelyn Cruz-Alfalla, Director, Schools & Community Tennis, at jalfalla@eastern.usta.com. netgeneration.com


All Alliance levels include one Empire State PTSA (ESPTSA) Membership, a statewide NYS PTA unit formed in 1979 for those who may no longer be associated with their local school, or who do not have a PTA in their school or community and are advocates for children and youth.

Members already belonging to local PTA units may also join the ESPTSA as a way of showing their support for the association as a whole.