Together Again

 

We are:  Better together; Stronger together; Together again—together we can!! 

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become a believer

Are you already a member of a PTA at a local school? Anyone who supports the mission of Wisconsin PTA can become a member-at-large, without a direct school affiliation. We welcome all supporters!  

Advocacy

Proposing and supporting policies and laws that better the education and lives of children is one of Wisconsin PTA’s most important roles. Use your voice at the local, state or federal level to make the changes important to Wisconsin’s children.

 

Important News

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2022 Virtual Student Arts Showcase

Join us on YouTube to celebrate the artwork from the 2020 – ’21 Reflections Program which was based on the theme “I Matter Because…”

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Current Newsletter

Wisconsin Parent-Teacher Newsletter, Dec 2021/Jan 2022

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PTA Pause

New PTA Pause – V1.6, January 15, 2022

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Call for Workshops/Webinars

The Wisconsin PTA is calling for workshop proposals for Advocacy month in February 2022 & workshops for our WI PTA Annual Meeting and Convention in April 2022.

Presenters apply here.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Grant Opportunity

Register Your PTA for Reflections

Anyone wishing to participatate in the Reflections Program must register!

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Grant Opportunity

DEI Grant Recipients Announced

Thanks to our generous sponsor, Educators Credit Union, we were able to award five grants in the amount of $250 each for local Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion projects.  We will be following along this year as they reach their goals–stay tuned!

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booster seat safety

The WI Child Passenger Safety Advisory Board created a Booster Seat Info Bookmark to further promote the importance of children staying in their booster seat until they are 4’9” tall. Get your free bookmarks here!

Are you a #believer yet?

More Reasons to Believe in the Power of PTA

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.  Join us today, it only takes a few minutes.

Family Resources

The National PTA shares a large number of resources with Wisconsin PTA (WI PTA). Coupled with the incredible information our sponsors and allies share, we have information for most topics of interest for Wisconsin families.   

Awards & Scholarships

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

Conventions & Expos

Our conventions and expos are a great way to mingle with other parents, leaders, educators, and outside organizations.  Hearing how advocacy succeeds, receiving hands-on training They are also one of the biggest sources of operational funds for WI PTA. 

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

What Drives Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Wisconsin PTA is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children through leadership, resources, and family engagement.

Get Involved

Find your local PTA unit, join the Wisconsin PTA as an individual member of the Wisconsin At-Large Unit, and become a National PTA member. Become a believer and help make every child’s potential a reality! It’s so much more than a bake sale, we promise!

Upcoming Events

Jan 25- 2022 Virtual Student Arts Showcase 7 pm EST/6 pm CST

Join us on YouTube.com/National PTA or RSVP Now

Jan 31 - Reflections Entries are Due

Reflections entries are due!  Need assistance?  Contact akrizan@wisconsinpta.org.

April 9 - WI PTA Annual Meeting & Convention

Save the date and check back soon for more details about the annual meeting and convention being planned in Sun Prairie for 2022!

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.

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diversity, equity & inclusion

Wisconsin PTA values and appreciates diverity, which enriches and strengthens the structure of our society within our state and nation.

HEALTH, SAFETY & WELLNESS

Guides and resources to help talk to children about mental, emotional, physical health and safety and 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 Annual Sponsors

Thank you!

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