an organization of teachers and the parents of their students, as within a public school, to promote mutual understanding and to increase the effectiveness of the educational program. Abbreviation: PTA, P.T.A.
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How to use Parent-Teacher Association in a sentence
It explained, for instance, why he never went to Parent-Teacher Association events, never integrated himself into “the community.”Men Without a Country: Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin, My Father and Me | Arthur Chu | August 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for parent teacher association
a social group of the parents of children at a school and their teachers formed in order to foster better understanding between them and to organize activities on behalf of the school: Abbreviation: PTA
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