In the Fall 2019 issue

Event Inspiration

The School Events You Love Most

Parent leaders in our Facebook group told us their favorite family events. We share ideas for making them unforgettable.

School Events

How To Get Sponsorships for Your School Events

Company event sponsors can reduce your costs and help businesses raise their profile in the school community.


Tips for Taking Better Photos of School Events

Photos are a great way to generate interest in your school and group events. Our tips can help you take photos that pop.

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Free Guides and Planning Kits

Our free guides and planning kits help you plan and promote many types of events, including carnivals and fairs, fun runs and -athons, school holiday shops, and more!

PTO Today Article

When Parent Group Leaders #ptoprep for Events, They Don’t Mess Around

Whether it’s pulling an all-nighter or packing the car more full than it’s ever been, leaders have plenty of stories to tell about getting ready for PTO events.

The Principal

Your Relationship With the Principal

Our best tips on fostering a good relationship with your school's principal that lasts the whole year through.


Updated planning calendar, list of school recognition days

We've updated the calendar and school recognition days for the 2023-24 school year! Use it when planning family events, fundraisers, and celebrations. Download and share a copy with your PTO or PTA crew!


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