PTO Today Magazine Back to School 2019

In the Back to School 2019 issue

Working With Teachers

Start Strong With Teachers

Tips for communicating and some surefire ways to build good relationships with your school's teachers.

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Teacher Appreciation

Teacher Appreciation Throughout the Year

Ways to take the time throughout the year to let your teachers know you appreciate them.

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Back to School

What To Tell Parents About Involvement

Messages about involvement to share with parents in emails, newsletters, social posts, and bulletin boards. Use them individually, or combine a few for a longer message.

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Communication

Don't Say It!

12 casual comments that discourage involvement, 12 positive alternatives that build it.

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LEADERSHIP

How To Cultivate Long-Term Volunteers

With some thought and planning, you can turn occasional helpers into committed volunteers.

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PTO Today Article

These #ptokids Know How To Make the Most of Any Situation

When parenting and volunteering for the PTO have to happen at the same time, kids often find a way to be involved—and frequently, cute photos result.

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PTO Today Article

Box Tops for Education: No More Clipping!

A new mobile app allows users to scan a receipt to receive credit for participating products.

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Family Tech Talk: Virtual Edition

Free Virtual Zoom Event and Q&A for Your School's Parents

It's a hard time to be a parent...and a kid! This free Zoom event and live Q&A for parents is easy for your group to co-host with Internet safety experts from Trend Micro (don't worry, they'll do all the talking!).

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PTO Today magazine is loaded with informative articles, helpful advice, and creative ideas for your group. It’s published 4 times a year, and every K-8 public school automatically receives one free subscription addressed to the parent group president. To make sure your PTO or PTA receives its copy, update your officer info or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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