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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.

How can I help my child with exam stress?
by Jayne Thompson
OMGoodness, is it really exam time again? There are many ways to help your child tackle exam stress. We have some top tips and give you the tried and tested AEROS method to help the whole family survive exam season at school.Read more
Blog 20 April 2017
Year 6 parents: Six ways to make the most of your last primary year.
by Michelle Doyle Wildman
When your child is in Year 6, it suddenly dawns on you that their special time at primary school is coming to an end, so throw yourself into activities at the school while you still can!Read more
Blog 12 April 2017
Part one: rebuilding the PFA at St Peter and St Paul Academy
by Tyson Oliver
The idea came to me a year ago. As a teacher at St Peter and St Paul Academy, I thought rebuilding the PFA (parent and friends association) would be a piece of cake. Well, I've learned a lot, and it's been quite a journey!Read more
Blog 07 April 2017
Helping children to enjoy reading
by Adrian Dawe
Adrian Dawe explains why he was motivated to found Bookabees and gives top tips on inspiring your child to read. Read more
Blog 30 March 2017