Elections/Transition

  • Officer Transition

    PTO and PTA Election Guide

    Answers to some of the most-asked questions about parent group elections.

  • Resource Guide

    Leader's Toolkit

    Information on getting organized, getting your group focused, communicating with parents, and more.

  • Topic Page

    Just Elected

    Are you a newly elected PTO or PTA officer? Check out these resources for help in taking on your new role.

  • PTO Today Article

    Your PTO Year-End To Do List

    15 steps to close out the year and get ready for a great start in the fall.

  • Leadership

    Find the Right Person for the Job

    Matching an open leadership position with the right person just got a little easier; check out these key roles and the talents and skills they call for.

  • Downloadable

    Election Ballot Template

    This editable parent group election ballot template prints two ballots per page for group president, vice president, treasurer, and secretary.

  • PTO Today Article

    PTO Officer Elections FAQs

    How do you run a PTO election? Answers to the most common questions.

  • Elections

    Tips for a Smooth Officer Transition

    Election season is starting soon. Consider these key points now to help ensure that the transition to a new board goes smoothly.

  • PTO Today Article
  • PTO Today Article

    Help Prepare New Officers for Success

    With good planning and communication, you can help ensure a quick and easy leadership transition.

  • Presidents

    PTO President’s Planning Checklist

    Breaking your work into manageable chunks can help you have a successful year. Our checklist of tasks can make it easier.