Wisconsin PTA

Become a Believer

PTA believes together we can make every child’s potential a reality. There is no wrong or right way to be involved – anything you can give, whether it’s time or money, will help to support children’s health, safety and quality of education, and build stronger, more inclusive school communities.  It only takes 5 minutes.

 

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President’s Message

Transition time!  A newly elected executive board and board of directors led by President, Gena Kraemer, will be meeting in July to plan the upcoming PTA year.  Please have patience with our website as we are updating as we transition!

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Creating and supporting policies and laws that better the lives of Wisconsin children is one of the most important roles of Wisconsin PTA.

Important News

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WI PTA Leadership Summit

For those who attended our Leadership Summit on May 22, 2021, recorded presentations will be available in the upcoming week!  For more information about the Summit, visit our Virtual Leadership Summit page.

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2021 WI PTA Officer Nominees

View the nominees for the 2021-2023 Term 

Advocacy Action

#StopCutsToClassrooms – send a message today!

Are you a #believer yet?

More Reasons to Believe in the Power of PTA 

Family Resources

Between WI PTA and National PTA a wealth of resources including Badger Care info, Center for Family Engagement, Success Guides, and help understanding school terms like CORE, ESSA, etc- you can find them here.

Awards & Scholarships

Scholarships and awards at the regional, state, and national level are just one of the ways students gain from PTA. Educator, volunteer, and honory PTA awards are also given to recognize those who devote their lives to Wisconsin children. 

Conventions & Expos

State and national level conventions are a great way to mingle and learn from other parents, leaders, and educators. They are also one of the biggest sources of fundraising for WI PTA.

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The National PTA Reflections Art Program encourages students to express their thoughts and feelings through creative arts. Visual arts, music composition, photography, literature, dance choreography, film production, and special artist awards given.

What Drives Us

Our Mission

The PTA’s mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.

Get Involved

Find your local PTA unit, join the Wisconsin PTA as an individual member of the Wisconsin At-Large Unit, and join the National PTA. Become a believer and help make every child’s potential a reality.

Focus Areas

Advocacy

Learn how to write your legislators. Read PTA position statements. Find out about current legislative actions.

Education

Understand what Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) means. Learn about the College & Career Readiness Initiative and assessments.

Family Resources

Getting families to talk about education. Downloadable student success guides. Learn the importance of being involved at/with school.    

Health & Wellness

Find mental health, emotional, and physically health guides and resources for families.

Safety & Welfare

Learn how to talk to children about safety to help increase their understanding of the need for practicing safe behaviors.

Training

Local PTA Leaders gain expertise in how to run strong units. General members can also access free leadership training.

To Our Sponsors

Thank you! 

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