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Officers & Board

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Enter for a Chance To Win This $500 Back-to-School Basket!

Update your officer info by Sept. 6 for a chance to win a back-to-school basket worth more than $500. It’s loaded with everything from totes to T-shirts and includes $100 in office supplies gift cards from TeacherLists.

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Rate Your Leadership Skills

Take the quiz to see what your strengths are as a leader and determine which skills could use some work.

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Don’t Burn Out Your Board!

Creating an organized and energized PTO board can help you have a great year. These tips will help you all get moving in the same direction.

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Help Wanted: PTO and PTA Officers

When you’re trying to recruit new parent group officers, be direct—and have a sense of humor.

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Build a Strong Executive Board

Working to form a cohesive executive board can pay off in long-term success for your parent group.

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PTO Finances: Midyear Budget Review

Do you know how much money you’ll be putting away this year? A springtime budget analysis can help PTO and PTA treasurers make plans for any surplus funds.

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Parent Group President Resources

Advice and insight on becoming a PTO president, managing the president's responsibilities, and learning to be a great leader.

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Parent Group Vice President Resources

Insights from our experts and other parent group leaders for PTO vice presidents. Everything you need to know to be an effective leader.

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Parent Group Secretary Resources

What you need to know about PTO secretary duties, keeping minutes, managing information, and more.

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Parent Group Treasurer Resources

Information on managing budgets, reports, and other requirements that an effective PTO treasurer knows.

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Leadership

16 Tips for Executive Board Members

Doing these simple things will help make you a more effective PTO or PTA board member.

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Elections

Tips for a Smooth Officer Transition

Election season is starting soon. Consider these key points now to help ensure that the transition to a new board goes smoothly.

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Managing Discord on the PTO Board

Disagreements among board members are bound to happen, but they don’t have to be deal breakers.

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How To Be a Successful PTO President

Tips and advice for new PTO and PTA presidents.

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Robert’s Rules: Sticky Situations

Straight answers to common questions about voting, agendas, and best practices for your meetings.

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Elections & Transition

Officer Transition: Planning Ahead

Prepare new officers for success by making sure they have the information and training they need.

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