The objectives of the organization are:
- To promote the welfare of the children and youth in home, school and community
- To support adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth
- To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate in the education of the children and youth
- To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social and education
The objectives of this organization are promoted through an educational program directed towards parents, teachers and general public; are developed through conferences, committees, projects and programs; and are governed and qualified by the basic policies set forth in Article III.