11 months ago
National PTA Town Hall Forum on School Safety at the 2013 National PTA Legislative Conference. Recorded: March 13, 2013.Participants: - Besty Landers, National PTA President; - Deborah Delisle, Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education at the United States Department of Education; - Bill Bond, Specialist for School Safety at the National Association of Seconday School Principals; - Bernard K. Melekian, Director of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) at the United States Department of Justice; - Eric Rossen, Director of Professional Development and Standards at the National Association of School Psychologists.
A collection of videos from PTA's Reflections program, which encourages students to explore the arts and express themselves by giving positive recognition for their artistic efforts
National PTA promos and PSAs
The Purposes of the Parent Teacher Association
To promote the welfare of the children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship.
To raise the standards of home life.
To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth.
To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.
To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.
To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of chi...