2017 NCPTA Annual Convention &
Male Engagement Conference
“Together We Can”

May 19 – 20, 2017
North Carolina A&T University

New Academic Classroom Building
1600 Bluford Street
Greensboro, NC 27411.

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Limited on-site registration available.

View photos from last year’s convention to see what fun is in store this year!

Convention Information

About Convention

Engaging and Informative Workshops

  • Officer Success
  • Advocacy Know How
  • Male Engagement
  • Youth Engagement
  • Membership Growth

Inspiring Speakers

Male Engagement Conference

Join us for inspiring speakers, workshops, and fellowship. Download and share the Male Engagement Conference flyer!

Celebrate and Network

  • Celebrate our Award recipients’ great work
  • Network with other leaders across the state
  • Visit with Exhibitors sharing useful resources


Proposed Agenda

Friday, May 19

1:00 p.m.

Registration Opens

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Workshop Session I

  1. Advocating for Every Child
  2. Being the Best PTA Officer (Resources, where to find help)
  3. ENCOURAGEMENT – The Power of Presence: Worth the Risk! (Male Engagement Track)

3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Workshop Session II

  1. Managing Conflict
  2. Financial Success – Developing a Budget and Paying for Programs
  3. EMPOWERMENT – A Leader’s Perspective (Male Engagement Track)

5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

Coaching Sessions
Male Engagement Toolbox Session: Understanding the PTA

6:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 20

8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Coaching Sessions

9:00 a.m. – 10: 15 a.m.

Workshop Session III

  1. PTA Programs & Tools You Can Use
  2. Elected Officials Go to School Program
  3. Exploring MemberHub
  4. Taking Inventory – What is in Your Toolbox? (Male Engagement Track)

10:30 – 11:45 a.m.

General Session I and Leadership Group Session

  • Keynote Address: Kay McSpadden, Columnist, Charlotte Observer
  • Report of the President
  • Report of the Treasurer
  • Nominations/Elections
  • MemberHub Presentation

Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Vendor Expo and Boxed Lunch

1:45 – 3:00 p.m.

Workshop Session IV

  1. Building Today’s PTA: Recruiting Today’s Families
  2. Leading Your PTA – Bylaws, Good Standing, Process and Procedure
  3. Boosting Success: Family School Partnership

3:15 – 4:30 p.m.

General Session II – Awards Celebration and Closing Session
Keynote: Jim Accomando, National PTA President-Elect
Presentation of Awards

Agenda is subject to change. Last modified on 3/29/2017.