PTA http://kalw.org en How PTA fundraising is creating a disparity among San Francisco elementary schools http://kalw.org/post/how-pta-fundraising-creating-disparity-among-san-francisco-elementary-schools <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Elementary school parent-teacher associations (PTAs) might conjure up images of bake sales and silent auctions. But how much money do you think a PTA can really raise?</span></p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 01:39:00 +0000 Hana Baba 41456 at http://kalw.org How PTA fundraising is creating a disparity among San Francisco elementary schools Today on Your Call: What happens when parents fund public schools? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-happens-when-parents-fund-public-schools <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 40449 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What happens when parents fund public schools? All-male PTA "Knights" seek to improve Oakland school http://kalw.org/post/all-male-pta-knights-seek-improve-oakland-school <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A group of enthusiastic men just finished discussing typical PTA issues at the Claremont Middle school in Oakland: issues like what their next fundraising event will be and where to hold their next meeting. What sets this group apart is the fact that it's composed of men. They call themselves ‘The Knights of the Roundtable."</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 02:47:09 +0000 Celeste Agos-Fikiri 22639 at http://kalw.org All-male PTA "Knights" seek to improve Oakland school