Tools & Programs

We have lots of resources to help make your parent group work a little easier. Everything from free tools that help increase parent involvement to our paid membership program with tons of members-only benefits.

All the tools and programs listed on this page have been used by thousands of parent groups across the country. Put them to work for you today!

2 Hour Power—Our volunteer pledge program with FREE downloadable tools. Ask folks to pledge “just 2 hours” and get even your most reluctant parents helping out.

Back2School—Free tools and resources to help you connect with your school’s parents and grow involvement from the beginning of the school year.

File Exchange—Share and swap flyers, letters, emails, newsletters, and a whole bunch of other documents that groups just like yours use every day.

Leader Lowdown Email Newsletter—Get tons of helpful ideas, tips, and advice for your parent group delivered to your inbox every week, plus you'll be one of the first to get notified about our special offers and free giveaways!

Officer Transition Kit—Use our free downloadable tools to ensure a smooth officer transition. Help your new officers get prepared to take the reins and start contributing quickly.

Parent Education Nights—These interactive educational events focus on key family topics, just for parents. Our free planning kits make it easy to plan and organize your Parent Education Night!

Parent Express Email—The free, simple email solution for parent groups.

Parent Group Insurance—Protect your group and volunteers with insurance designed exclusively for parent groups. Our partner is an A+ rated insurance carrier with exceptional rates.

Parent Group of the Year—Win cash for your group! Entering is easy (8 different categories!), and it’s an excellent opportunity to showcase your hard work.

PTO Today Expos—11 great locations and more than 100 vendors providing the best in parent group products and services. You’ll walk away with more ideas than you can imagine!

PTO Manager—Our easy-to-use volunteer and financial management software is designed specifically for parent groups. Organize your finances and get more parents engaged and involved.

PTO Today Plus—The best of PTO Today comes in this yearly membership for your group. You’ll get exclusive access to members-only resources, savings, and discounts.

School Family Nights—A great way to bring more parents into your school. With our free planning kits, it’s easy to plan and organize your School Family Night.

Have you browsed our library of articles yet? Lots of topics and even more ideas.

Still can’t find what you’re looking for? The message boards are a good place to connect with other leaders who have most likely handled a similar situation. And of course you can always email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .