As a professional organization of well-trained and effective educators in all components of the learning spectrum, the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. (NSPDK) is dedicated to training youth and adults to develop and enhance those skills, abilities, attitudes, and ethics that will prepare them to function successfully in a democratic society.  Education is the vehicle by which they can pursue their dreams, discover new vistas, seek self-actualization, and achieve extraordinary accomplishments.

Throughout its existence, the Sorority has addressed cogent educational issues through a myriad of programs designed to improve education and offer opportunities to scores of children, youth, and adults.  NSPDK has sponsored initiatives to assist beginner teachers, advance good health, promote academic achievement, award scholarships, and preserve African American history.

We are poised to accept the educational challenges of the 21st century and to launch programs to enhance the educational enterprise.


  • To stimulate personal growth among teachers

  • To foster a true spirit of sisterhood

  • To promote the highest ideals of the teaching profession

  • To encourage the development of the potential of our youth


We are dedicated to the task of training the youth of America to cope satisfactorily and effectively with today’s problems and firmly believe education to be a potent factor in maintaining and perpetuating democracy as the most ideal form of life.  To remain in this position, modern education must provide youth with abilities for developing an integrated personality, assuming a successful place in a group, and adjusting to the ever-changing problems of society.

Through day-by-day instruction in the classroom and multiple contacts in the community, the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. seeks to inform all citizenry of the ever-changing problems of our society and to equip them with the necessary social and academic skills to solve these problems.  In addition, we are committed to celebrating the success of individuals and groups and to honoring the legacy of those who have gone on before us.  The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. shall continue to take its rightful place among those who point the way in establishing, maintaining, and sustaining avenues of communication between and among all people and in fostering the pursuit of excellence in education.