Planning & Organization

  • PTO Today Article

    Rules for Keeping PTO and PTA Records

    Guidelines for how long you should keep bank statements, meeting minutes, and more.

  • Money Management

    Organize Your Finances With Finance Manager

    Easy-to-use, web-based software that takes the stress out of treasurer tasks like account reconciliation and budget creation.

  • Protect Your Group

    Insurance for Your Parent Group

    Affordable packages to protect against theft, injury, property damage, and embezzlement, so you can focus on what matters most.

  • 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.

  • PTO Today Article

    Get Your PTO Up and Running

    Follow this road map for how to create a successful PTO or PTA. We outline key steps to success, beyond the organizational basics.

  • PTO Today Article

    A Year of Great Ideas

    Our parent involvement calendar is full of fun ideas and tips for every month of the school year. Use it to help you plan, or follow it event for event!

  • PTO Today Article

    Creating a Long-Term Plan

    Strategic long-term planning can help your group reach its goals.

  • PTO Today Article

    Getting (and Staying) Organized

    How time-savvy leaders keep track of busy schedules and lengthy to do lists.

  • PTO Today Article

    9 Free Apps Parent Group Leaders Love

    Make the most of your smartphone with these free apps that will help your parent group communicate, plan, and share.

  • PTO Today Article

    Tips for a Low-Stress School Year

    Make it look easy with a little planning and a flexible approach.

  • PTO Today Article

    Create an Effective Parent Handbook

    A good handbook can be invaluable to new parents and presents your group as a great resource.

  • PTO Today Article

    Make Planning a Priority

    Think ahead for fall and get a jump-start on a productive year.