FL PTA promises to support and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools, in the community, and before governmental agencies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children; to assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children; to encourage parent and public involvement in the public schools of this nation.
ReflectionsThe Reflections was established in 1969 by National PTA board member Mary Lou Anderson. The Reflections Program is an arts recognition and achievement program. Students in PTA schools in preschool through grade 12 participate in the arts areas of literature, musical compositions, photography and visual arts. This program provides a venue for students to create and be recognized for original works of art based on a preselected theme, while increasing community awareness of the importance of arts in education.Building Successful PartnershipsBuilding Successful Partnerships is based on the national PTA's Standards for Parent/Family Involvement. Numerous research studies have proven that schools with well-structured, consistent parent involvement can realize profound benefits for students, teachers, administrators, and overall school quality. This presentation is a comprehensive look at how getting parents and families involved can improve your school and increase student achievement.