Attendee Profile

With a 120-year legacy, PTA is the largest volunteer child advocacy association in the United States. 

PTA is a powerful voice for children, a resource for parents and caregivers, and a strong advocate for public education.  PTA has millions of members, primarily parents and educators of K-12 students, affiliated with more than 24,000 local units throughout the United States and overseas. 

PTA delegates from all congresses assemble each year at the National Convention to discuss and resolve mission-critical issues, exchange ideas and best practices, and serve as ambassadors on behalf of PTAs nationwide. 

       Who Attends?

  • Nearly 2,000 PTA decision makers and leaders 

  • State PTA leaders representing all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and the European Congresses of Department of Defense Schools 

  • National PTA Board of Directors and executive leadership 

  • Child advocates and community leaders 

  • Representatives from National PTA’s strategic alliance and partner organizations 

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