The National Program constitutes the activity center of the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Incorporated. Throughout previous decades the program has evolved into the current Youth, Education, and Service (YES) initiative.
It is a guidance group for female youth in grades 9 through 12. Advisor: Ivey Avery
It is a guidance group for male youth in grades 9 through 12. Advisor: Ivey Avery
KOT is a college guidance group for females pursuing a degree in education. Advisor: Dr. Carolyn Gibson
They are the mothers, fathers, guardians, and other relatives of the Xinos and Kudos who volunteer to assist sorority members with the supervision and implementation of the Xinos and Kudos activities.
Pi chapter annually awards more than $5,000 in scholarships. Kappa Omicron Tau members may apply for a $1,000 and sorority members matriculating in an accredited doctoral program are eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship awarded by the Perpetual Scholarship Foundation.
It is designed to acquaint teachers, parents, students and the community with various aspects and issues in education. A Teach-A-Rama may be presented in the form of an educational forum, workshops, seminars, lectures, courses, etc.
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
It focuses on the provisions of meaningful learning experiences for pre-school children that will improve their readiness for school and subsequent scholastic achievement.
The umbrella of Literacy includes academic skills centers that supplement classroom work by providing opportunities to enhance proficiency in such areas as reading, math, language arts, science, social studies, technology and African American History.
COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS AND EDUCATION
It focuses on matters and issues involving education and the civil rights of children, youth, adults, teachers and professionals in education.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND LEADERSHIP TRAINING
It focuses on educational and sororal leadership training to meet the goals of the Sorority, administrative roles of committee members and officers; members’ roles, and all components of the Y.E.S. Program.
Some of Pi Chapters Service activities include donating immediate need boxes to HomeFront for Make a Difference Day, Books in Barbershops, and a partnership with the Trenton Board of Education. Annually, Pi participates in the TBOE Back to School Extravaganza where we distribute information and care packages for teachers.