Media Centre

Welcome to the media centre. See the newest releases and blogs from PTA UK covering various matters about parents, PTAs, schools and education. Follow us and explore our popular Facebook page and regularly updated Twitter feed. Get in touch if you have a story to share! For media enquiries please email us at press@pta.org.uk or call us on 0300 123 5460.

A day in the life of a reception class
by Liz Witherspoon
To help you prepare for your child's first day at primary school, we asked teachers Amy and Debs to tell us about a typical day in
reception class.Read more
Blog 11 August 2017
Be secondary school ready - top tips for parents
by Liz Witherspoon

Is your child moving up to 'big school' in September? We asked parents with kids in secondary school what their top tips would be for an easy (or easier) transition into year 7...

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Blog 10 August 2017
Be primary school ready: top tips from parents
by Liz Witherspoon

If your little one starts primary school in September and you're feeling a bit emotional about it all, help is at hand! We asked our members to share their top tips for being prepared as a parent...

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Blog 10 August 2017
Your PTA back to school checklist
by Donna Hill
From handovers to welcoming new parents, the beginning of the term is an important time! I've prepared a PTA checklist to help you get set for an exciting start in September.Read more
Blog 07 August 2017