In the January 2019 issue

Free Involvement Guide
Put Parent Involvement First

Put Parent Involvement First: 10 Tips

Make involvement your top priority and every challenge your group faces will get a whole lot easier.


Your Toughest Leadership Challenges Tackled

We asked and you told us—here’s what leaders say are the key ways to strengthen leadership skills.

PTO Today Article

Building Parent Involvement, Step by Step

How to help parents transition from volunteers to leaders.


501(c)(3) FAQs for Parent Groups

Answers to frequently asked questions about your PTO’s tax-exempt status, 501(c)(3) rules, and other legal topics.

PTO Today Article

Trying Out Taekwondo

Mother-daughter martial arts night teaches valuable lessons while promoting family bonds.


18 Ways To Get More Parent Volunteers

Try these leader-tested, nuts-and-bolts ways to build parent involvement.

PTO Today Article

13 Ideas To Get Kids Active

It’s not exercise when it’s fun. These ideas add a little fitness to your events or serve as great activities on their own.

School Family Event

How to Plan a Family Reading Night

Expert tips, flyers, activities, and more to help your group have a fun family reading event.


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