PTA Advocacy History:
As the largest volunteer child advocacy organization in the nation, National PTA is the conscience of the country for children and youth issues. Through advocacy, as well as family and community education, National PTA has established programs and called for legislation that improves our children’s lives, such as:
Each year National PTA publishes a public policy agenda that outlines policy priorities and recommendations for Congress. From universal kindergarten to a juvenile justice system—National PTA® advocates have been at the heart of our nation’s greatest advances for youth.
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Recent Advocacy Success:
PTA leaders from across the country gathered in DC for the annual National PTA Legislative Conference in March 2018. During the conference, PTA leaders visited with legislators to discuss priority issues. Their advocacy on behalf of youth and families across our nation helped to persuade legislators to include all of PTA's priorities in the final version of the FY18 Omnibus Spending Bill.
Below is a summary of National PTA priorities included in the bill:
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