CONTACT: V. Robinson
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Ohio PTA's 112th Annual Convention and Exhibition
Celebrating 25 Years of Gold Key Leadership Training!
COLUMBUS (Feb. 20, 2018) – Ohio PTA is accepting registrations for its 112th Annual Convention and Exhibition to be held April 20 – 22 at the DoubleTree Hotel, 175 Hutchinson Ave.
The event includes opportunities for PTA members and others to learn about a variety of topics including the nuts and bolts of running a PTA and how to advocate for children. Many gold key workshops available. Toastmasters will illustrate how to combat glossophobia. Exhibitors provide latest products and services for parents/families and unique fundraising options.
To register, go to www.ohiopta.org. The cost is $130 per person. One day registrations are available for $100. Registrations made by April 1 are buy one get one free.
A highlight of the Convention is recognition of Reflections winners from throughout the state. The Reflections program is designed to enhance art education programs and provides opportunities for students to express themselves and to receive positive recognition for their artistic efforts. PTA’s Helping Hands, Outstanding Educators, Oak Tree and School Nurse Award recipients will also be honored.
Founded in 1901, Ohio PTA is the oldest and largest volunteer organization in the State of Ohio focusing on the health, welfare, safety, and education of children and youth. A branch of the National PTA, it has nearly 60,000 members in over 440 units. The organization works to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
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