Archive for the ‘PTA’ Category

School Budget Cuts: No End In Sight

04/16/2010 · Posted in PTA, PTO

Last year was not a good year for anyone’s wallet. But the recession is taking an extraordinary toll on school systems, as sweeping budgets cuts are enacted in cities and states nationwide. Experts say the budget crisis will be felt acutely this year and that it might only be the beginning. Education budgets are closely ...

Without PTA’s, schools would be falling down

03/31/2010 · Posted in PTA

The role that PTA’s play in fundraising for their schools can never be understated. Today, that role is not only necessary but critical to the success of public schools throughout the country. Consider that the three largest counties in metro Atlanta (DeKalb, Fulton and Cobb) are all running a $100+ million education deficit. Critical programs ...