• National Parent Leadership Institute

  • National Parent Leadership Institute

  • National Parent Leadership Institute

Parent Leadership for a healthy democracy.


NPLI exists to coordinate and increase the civic skills and impact of diverse parents at home, in the neighborhood, and in public policy to improve child and community outcomes.

Unique Value Proposition

The NPLI represents a pioneer in developing the field of parent leadership and differentiates itself by embracing a cross-race, cross-class, parent-informed and pro-social learning approach to building parents as a constituency for community and recognizing children as the beneficiaries.
Election 2020 Resources for Parent Leaders

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NPLI NEWS Summer/Fall 2020

Good news in challenging times. The year seems to be moving so quickly. It’s autumn already and we are still [...]


NPli News – Spring 2020

2020 Takes a Turn. It’s June! The time of year for transitions and celebrations – celebrating Fathers, Juneteenth, the graduations [...]


Parent Voice on Equity – In Reopening Schools

In collaboration with the undersigned organizations representing over a million families across the country, we as Parent Leader, are raining [...]

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“What I love about PLTI, It’s not just a class, it’s a family.  You literally inherit a family…. A family of people like minded love kids love people all different walks of life all different experience I think I coined PLTI as a foundation of resilience.”


Jini Figueroa, Rochester New York

Parent Leader

“The beauty of the program is that it sees what’s already there and builds on it…. PLTI sees that parents by the sheer definition of the word, are leaders.”


Ryea' O'Neill , Casper Wyoming

Parent Leader