• 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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“PLTI has allowed me to grow as a parent, visionary leader, and a community resident, it allowed me to interact with other residents in the community that I would never have interaction with, it gave me a voice that was often times hidden”

Taritha David-Hill, Providence Rhode Island

Parent Leader

“PLTI helped me to unleash my inner parent advocate! Parent voice matters and communities better meet the needs of families when they listen to the voices of parent leaders. PLTI helped to instill confidence within me… I know I can make a difference! “

Erick Stephens, Rochester NY

Parent Leader