Parent Involvement Toolkit
Get parents engaged the PTO Today way! The Parent Involvement Toolkit is a comprehensive guide to meeting and exceeding the entire involvement challenge. Learn time-tested strategies for connecting with all types of parents at your school and walking those parents up the Involvement Ladder.
The toolkit includes current involvement research, dozens of involvement group program ideas, photocopy-ready involvement letters and forms, a ready-to-personalize involvement survey, customizable tools for your group, and more.
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Chapter 1: The Power of Parent Involvement
Chapter 2: The Involvement Ladder
Chapter 3: Communicating With Parents
Chapter 4: Communication Tools
Chapter 5: Family Events
Chapter 6: Involvement Challenges
Chapter 7: Managing Volunteers
Chapter 8: Better Meetings
Appendix A: The ABCs of Parent Involvement
Appendix B: The 10 Habits of Highly Effective Parent Groups
Appendix C: Middle School: Finding a Role for Parents
Appendix D: Should You Charge Membership Dues?
The following Involvement Tools are included or linked as customizable files within the updated toolkit; they can also be downloaded individually from the File Exchange.