Multicultural Involvement

Articles and insight from our experts and other parent leaders on reaching out to all parents and creating an inclusive PTO.

  • Involvement Matters

    Involvement Matters: What To Tell Parents

    Hundreds of research studies show that when parents get involved, children do better in school. We sum up the details that every parent should know—and you should tell them.

  • Diversity: A Unified Group Brings Community Closer

    Breaking down the language barrier and making all parents feel included earned an Idaho PTO the award for Outstanding Outreach to a Diverse School Community in the 2014 Parent Group of the Year search.

  • School Family Nights

    Free kits that make it easy to plan a great movie night, science night, reading night, or game night for families.


Ideas for Multicultural Outreach

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A Diverse PTO

  • Build a Multicultural PTO

    Reach out to diverse groups and bring them together with these effective involvement and communication strategies.

  • Enthusiasm Helps Build Bridges

    Parent leaders demonstrated that they wanted not just a broader volunteer base but also a diverse PTO.

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