The Principal

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  • January 2018 Issue
  • The Principal Archive
  • PTO Today Article

    A Principal Group Goal

    Tips for starting your year on the right note with the principal.

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  • The Principal

    Your Relationship With the Principal

    Our best tips on fostering a good relationship with your school's principal that lasts the whole year through.

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  • The Principal

    6 Tips for Talking With the Principal

    Use these ideas to work more effectively with your school administrator.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Fun Principal Incentives To Motivate Students

    Stepping outside of their ordinary roles is a proven way for principals to motivate students to meet fundraising and achievement goals.

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  • Principals & Teachers

    Help Parents Connect With the Principal

    For many parents, opportunities to interact with the school principal can be rare. Your parent group can help facilitate connection.

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  • Free Download

    Duct-Tape the Principal Flyer

    Duct-tape fundraisers have become a popular way to earn money. Flyer can be customized to suit your group's event.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Advice for New Principals: Value Your PTO

    If the leadership is changing at your school, take advantage of the opportunity to find a true partner.

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  • Involvement

    8 Ways To Help Your School

    We asked principals to tell us the most important things PTOs and PTAs can do for their school. Here are their top answers.

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  • Principals & Teachers

    Improve Your Relationship With the Principal

    12 tips from a former principal to create and foster a strong relationship with your school administrator.

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  • Free Resource

    Plug Into the Power of TeacherLists

    TeacherLists is the smarter way for schools to manage, share, and find supply lists. Use TeacherLists to make back-to-school work better—for everyone.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Principal Q&A: Advice for PTOs, Part 2

    More of your questions answered by our expert, an experienced principal, teacher, and PTO president.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Principal Q&A: Advice for PTOs

    Straight answers to your tough questions from our expert, an experienced principal, teacher, and PTO president.

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  • Principals & Teachers

    What Principals Fear From Parent Groups

    Your principal has to carry many responsibilities. Are you adding to them?

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  • PTO Today Article

    How To Work With a New Principal

    A change in school leadership is the perfect time to look at the role of the PTO; parent leaders and administrators share how they forge strong relationships.

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  • PTO Today Article

    Get the Principal on Your Side

    The right—and wrong—ways to build communication with school administrators.

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