• Meetings

    Icebreakers for PTO Meetings

    Keep the conversation flowing at your meetings with this printable sheet of eight icebreaker questions (and tags for writing in your own).
  • Auctions

    How To Make a Gift Basket

    Step-by-step instructions on making gift baskets for parent group auction events, plus clever theme suggestions for auction baskets.

  • Involvement

    Free Programs for Your School

    Check out our School Family Nights kits, sampling programs, and other free resources—they're designed to help your group grow involvement and make a difference.
  • Academics & Enrichment

    Cool Enrichment Ideas for PTOs

    Try one (or all!) of these parent-group-tested ideas to make learning more exciting for kids.

  • Volunteers

    Volunteer Management Made Easy!

    Track your volunteer information, manage volunteers for your events, and email exactly who you need with our all-new Volunteer Manager software. Try it for free.
  • Academics & Enrichment

    Guide to Supporting STEM Learning

    PTOs and PTAs can play a substantial role in promoting STEM and STEAM at their schools. Our free guide to supporting STEM learning is a must-read for parent groups that want to do just that.
  • Family Tech Talk Night

    5 Reasons To Hold a Family Tech Talk Night

    Thinking of organizing a Family Tech Talk Night? Here are five reasons why you should.

  • Inspiration

    What I Learned From the PTO

    Parent group leaders discover that volunteering teaches them powerful life lessons.

  • Parent Groups in the Community

    6 Ways To Be a Community Resource

    Try these community-building ideas like planning a service project and reaching out to local businesses.

  • Just for Fun

    The 5 Stages of Being a PTO Leader

    Excitement, anxiety, and everything that follows—can you relate?

  • Family Tech Talk Night

    Family Tech Talk Night (Because, Snapchat)

    Let’s be real—apps like Snapchat and Pokémon Go aren’t going away anytime soon, and parents need the scoop. Download our free Family Tech Talk Night planning kit to start organizing this important event.