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.

12 days of Christmas fair planning
by Clare Jenner
18 October 2017
When it comes to planning your Christmas fair, stalls and games are a focal point and lots of you are open to mixing things up with new ideas. We've chosen 12 of our favourites, why not try something ...
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NSPCC's PANTS campaign - how to help your child to stay safe
by Margaret Gallagher
09 October 2017
Over the last few years, the NSPCC’s “Underwear Rule” campaign- also known as the PANTS campaign – has been supporting and encouraging parents to talk to children aged between ...
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Sexting - what parents should know and how they can help
by Nick Titchener
06 October 2017
How to talk to your child about the risks of sexting and what you can do to protect them. While you may feel uncomfortable around the topic, it is vitally important that you talk to your child ab...
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In the driving seat now...
by Steven Duckworth
04 October 2017
It's probably fair to say that my knowledge of Parent, Teacher Associations (PTAs) at the beginning of the summer was limited at best. My view of PTAs - as much as I had one - was peppered by stereoty...
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