• 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.

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NPLI News – Spring Edition 2019

https://mailchi.mp/0394cf3f490d/npli-news-fall-787319 Please enjoy the latest issue of our NPLI Newsletter.


NPLI News – Fall Edition

NPLI News Fall Edition - 2018 Thoughtful and Thankful. As autumn ends and gives way to winter, we are thoughtful [...]


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“We strive now to create true dialogue with families, listening before we speak, asking before we answer and thinking about the problem – whatever it may be – before we go straight to a solution because the expertise no longer lies within the organization but in cultivating and equipping the parent leaders and advocates already present in our school community.”


New Visions for Public Schools


“Every individual is a change agent we just don’t know it.  PLTI provides that confidence and skill.”


Isabel Escobar, Providence Rhode Island

Past Site Coordinator