Don't Say It! - 12 casual comments that discourage involvement, 12 positive alternatives that build it.
Recruiting and Managing Volunteers
How to build your volunteer base, coordinate their work, and make sure your PTO is getting the most from its volunteers.
Insights From a First-Time Volunteer - How do newbies perceive your parent group? A new volunteer’s insightful look at how others view the PTO.
Build Your PTO Volunteer Power - Successful strategies PTOs use to connect with parents, recruit new members, and grow their volunteer base.
10 Tips for Classroom Volunteers - A teacher and PTO leader offers tips on how class moms and dads can help—and have a more rewarding volunteer experience, too.
25 Ways To Catch and Keep Volunteers
Tips to lure volunteers in, keep them happy, and make them want to come back.
Time: The New Currency for Volunteeers
- Do You Really Want Help? Or Are You Just Pretending?
- Recruiting Preschool Parents
Go to the parent involvement page