Don't miss a beat. Get ahead now with these actionable tips, resources, and tools.
Our free guide walks you through moving forward with your parent group, even from a distance: Plan safe events and fundraisers, learn ways that volunteers can help even if they can’t get into schools, and much more.
Eight top ways to promote your group effectively within your school community, plus actionable steps for each one.
Our free Family Tech Talk Night program makes it easy for your group to host families for an informative session on Internet safety—and now includes key handouts in Spanish.
How to produce a big event without forgetting the little details.
Resources to take the guesswork out of how to get your messages out to parents.
From social media platforms to financial software to group texting apps, here are technological solutions to consider adding to your PTO toolbox for better communication and efficiency.
Checking off to dos can sometimes help reduce stress. Scroll through this list for some PTO tasks you might be able to take care of from home.
How time-savvy leaders keep track of busy schedules and lengthy to do lists.
A good handbook can be invaluable to new parents and presents your group as a great resource.
What are the best ways to plan and run PTO meetings? We’ve made it easy by compiling this list with links to our best articles and downloadables.
Guidelines for how long you should keep bank statements, meeting minutes, and more.
Make the most of your smartphone with these free apps that will help your parent group communicate, plan, and share.
Follow this road map for how to create a successful PTO or PTA. We outline key steps to success, beyond the organizational basics.
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!
Strategic long-term planning can help your group reach its goals.
Parent group leaders share their favorite organization tips for order and efficiency.
Think ahead for fall and get a jump-start on a productive year.
Talking clearly and intentionally about group goals can inspire your PTO and help make decisions to achieve them.