Officers & Board

  • Officers

    Hold a PTO Officers Retreat in the Summer

    Spending a few hours together during the summer can help your group be more organized and energized when school starts.

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    Parent Group Treasurer Resources

    Information on managing budgets, reports, and other requirements that an effective PTO treasurer knows.

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    Parent Group Secretary Resources

    What you need to know about PTO secretary duties, keeping minutes, managing information, and more.

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    Parent Group Vice President Resources

    Insights from our experts and other parent group leaders for PTO vice presidents. Everything you need to know to be an effective leader.

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    Parent Group President Resources

    Advice and insight on becoming a PTO president, managing the president's responsibilities, and learning to be a great leader.

  • 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.

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    How To Be a Successful PTO President

    Tips and advice for new PTO and PTA presidents.

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    Robert’s Rules: Sticky Situations

    Straight answers to common questions about voting, agendas, and best practices for your meetings.

  • PTO Today Article

    Managing Discord on the PTO Board

    Disagreements among board members are bound to happen, but they don’t have to be deal breakers.

  • Elections & Transition

    Officer Transition: Planning Ahead

    Prepare new officers for success by making sure they have the information and training they need.

  • Leadership

    16 Tips for Executive Board Members

    Doing these simple things will help make you a more effective PTO or PTA board member.