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parent teacher association

n
(Education) a social group of the parents of children at a school and their teachers formed in order to foster better understanding between them and to organize activities on behalf of the school. Abbreviation: PTA
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parent teacher association

n (Sch) → Lehrer- und Elternverband m
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'Approvals for the projects are based on applications by the Parent Teacher Association (PIBG) of the schools involved.
The program was developed in partnership with the National Education Association (NEA) and National Parent Teacher Association (PTA), with messaging support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, 'Some people opine that there should be a Parent Teacher Association for communication between parents and teachers at schools, while others say such an association is not necessary.
The event is organised by the Parent Teacher Association (PTA), a group that is led by parents, and teachers who volunteer their time to build such a successful event.
Academia of Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, parents, members of Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and students participated in the gathering.
The Florence Community Parent Teacher Association, in conjunction with the Oregon State Parent Teacher Association, will host a forum to discuss the Every Student Succeeds Act, or ESSA.
The Parent Teacher Association said events with alcohol raise much-needed cash for schools.
--Secretary of Education Arne Duncan (6/26/15), in remarks at the 2015 National Parent Teacher Association Convention
As part of the largest volunteer child advocacy association in the nation, Nevada Parent Teacher Association (Nevada PTA) reminds our state of its obligations to children and provides parents and families with a powerful voice to speak on behalf of every child while providing the best tools for parents to help their children be successful students.
The 32-year-old was jailed on Thursday for stealing PS11,500 while treasurer of the Parent Teacher Association at Highclare school.
Funds raised by the school's Parent Teacher Association (PTA), hav transformer the the former dull and dreary space into a bright library filled with thousands of new books.

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