In the Back to School 2023 issue

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Then and Now: What’s Changed (and What Hasn’t)

A look back at the early days of PTO Today and parent group leadership.


Communication Tips for Better Involvement

How you reach out to parents can help build involvement—or it can work against your group. We’ll help you get it right.


Text Messaging Apps for PTOs and PTAs

Messaging services can make it easier to stay in touch with board members and families.


How To Work With School Staff

Building good working relationships with school staff takes open communication and mutual respect.

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Methods for PTO Communication

It’s not just what you say, it’s the method you use to say it. Use these tips to maximize your messages.

School Fundraisers
Popular Athon Fundraiser Platforms Every PTO Leader Should Know

Popular Athon Fundraiser Platforms

Want to raise even more money for your school? Here's how the most popular athon providers stack up.


Altered Reality

The more things change...the more they stay the same.

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