Committees

  • Committees

    6 Keys to Effective Committees

    Try these tips to improve your committee work.

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  • Committees

    Committee Chair Success Tips

    In-depth orientation guide to prepare new (or veteran) commmittee chairpeople for a great year.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Responding to Criticism

    To deal with criticism effectively, leave your emotions out of the conversation.

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    Three Decisionmaking Methods

    These processes for reaching a decision can help parent group leaders get past (or avoid) a stalemate.

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  • Challenges

    How To Deal With Difficult People

    Whiners, Know-It-Alls, and Steamrollers: Strategies to cope with even the most hard-to-take personalities.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Chairing a Committee: The Basics

    Get organized, get the information you need, find volunteers, and start your committee on a path to success.

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    Managing Personality Conflicts

    Minimize conflict with insight into how different personality styles work best.

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    Empowering Committee Chairs

    A formal orientation for committee leaders puts veterans and newcomers alike on equal footing, and gets everyone on the same page.

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  • Committees

    Cochair Survival Skills

    Working in tandem doesn't have to be difficult. Following a few simple guidelines will help you reap the many benefits of having a partner.

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  • Committees

    Good Committee Management

    Give your committees a good name by making sure they have a clearly defined purpose, then empowering the members to achieve it.

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    Procedures Book: Your PTO's Instruction Manual

    Helpful information and resources to create policies and procedures books for your leaders.

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