Be A Learning Hero

Greetings, We are excited to share our newest parent resource, Ready for the Test.  Developed with National PTA and Scholastic, this campaign was designed to help parents understand why the annual state test matters and how they can help their children feel confident and ready for the test.  The messages were developed based on our research and focus groups with parents this year. We hope you’ll find this information and

Nevada School Achievements

Education Stakeholders For nearly two decades, the Nevada Education Data Book has been a reliable one-stop resource for data concerning K-12 and higher education in Nevada.  Every two years, more than 200 hard copies are put in the hands of Nevada’s policymakers and education leaders, and the online version is accessed every day by researchers, journalists, and citizens.  Through its first 15 months on the web, the 2015 Nevada Education

Nevada PTA’s Board of Managers Information

Nevada PTA’s Nominating Committee is elected at each Nevada PTA Convention that is held in an even numbered year.  It is tasked with searching for applicants to serve on Nevada PTA’s Board of Managers; the process begins in November of the year that they are elected.Nominees for the following state leadership positions will be elected in April 2015. They will serve a two year term that begins at the end

Fundraising Form 1-4

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

Ever Wonder What Makes an Award Winning PTA?

Make sure when you are planning your programs this year you keep in mind the Six National Standards for Family-School Partnerships and remember that PTA is about Family Engagement, NOT fundraising. Here are the National Standards and some great ideas to help you meet those standards: Standard 1—Welcoming All Families into the School Community Establish a PTA welcoming committee responsible for identifying ways to make all families feel welcome –

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