PTO / PTA officer Transition Best Practices

PTO Leader Transition Best Practices

The best leader transitions are such more than handing off binders like a baton pass in an Olympic race. But the very best leaders know they need to finish off their term strong. And this includes setting the incoming leader up with everything they need to be successful! This post will review some of the […]

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How to Handle PTO Volunteers Who Don't Do Their Jobs

What To Do When a PTO Officer Doesn’t Do their Job

How to handle a PTO / PTA officer who’s not quite doing their job is one of the top questions leaders need to know the answer to, but at the same time hope to not have to deal with during their term. How to address irresponsibility from board members & be “extremely” tactful about it? […]

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Can PTOs Legally Give Gift Cards?

Can PTOs Legally Give Gift Cards?

In short, technically there isn’t a written rule against giving gift cards to teachers, even if your PTO is a 501c3. But there are some issues with gift cards that should give you some pause about using them on the regular. And one last note before we begin: Please consult your tax attorney for the […]

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