Two Nevada teacher appreciation contests now live

The are two contests.  One is for students to nominate their teacher. The winning teacher gets Cane’s for a year and the student wins $150. The other contest is for the PTA to nominate their school staff to win a free luncheon during Teacher Appreciation week. The deadline is April 26 to email or mail in essays. TEACHER APPRECIATION AWARD • Each student is eligible to nominate the teacher that

EduTech Family Summit

Register TODAY to attend EduTech Family Summit and explore how technology can support students in teh quest for academic and career success. → Join students, parents, educators and community members to share ideas and vision for education that enhances not only how our students learn, but what they learn. → Collaborate and discuss on how we can make our classrooms dynamic, fun enivironments that give our students the skills to

Organizing a New PTA

Organizing a New PTA Organization Meeting Format  BEFORE MEETING 1.      Meet with principal and review plans. 2.      Be sure all parents and teachers are informed of the meeting.  The Region Director should prepare several copies of the agenda in advance for the guidance of the temporary chairman, temporary secretary and others responsible for assisting with the organization meeting. The agenda is attached.  I.             Call to order  II.

Fundraising and the Purpose of PTA

Fundraising Fundraising and the Purpose of PTA The primary emphasis in PTA should be the promotion of the PTA mission and the purposes of PTA. The real working capital of a PTA lies in its members, not in its treasury. Fundraising is not a primary function of PTA. When PTAs invest their human resources in programs that improve homes, schools, and communities, they earn benefits for children and youth with

Fundraising Form 1-4

Here some forms to help you start your fundraising  programs Sponsorship1 Sponsorship2 Sponsorship3 Sponsorship4

PTA Radio

Closing Schools, Closing PTAs With inadequate education funding and education budgets being sliced more and more every year across the country, communities are dealing with a growing number of school closures. The question from our listenership is: how do PTAs handle these controversial situations? To help answer this question and more, we speak to Janet Meyerson of the NYS PTA. She is the vice president of field support and region

Founders Day

Founders Day, Is a reminder of the substantial role that PTA has played locally, regionally, and nationally insupporting parent involvement and working on behalf of all children and families. It’s a time to reflect and take pride in our many accomplishments, and to renew our commitment to be a powerful voice for all children, a relevant resource for parents, and a strong advocate for public education.PTA’s founders Phoebe Apperson Hearst