Incoming Board: Start the New Term Off Right!

Getting ready for a new PTA year and want to get things going correctly, right from the start? Here are some ideas to make that happen:
  • Make sure the contact information for the 2015-16 board has been submitted. (Learn more about our Online Officer Contact system through PTAEZ.)
  • Find out who your council and district PTA counterparts are.
  • Ask for the council and district calendar of due dates so you can plan your PTA activities.
  • Fill officer vacancies with an election by the board.
  • Make sure everyone on the board is in agreement about what it means to be a PTA leader.
  • Plan team-building activities and participate in goal-setting as soon as possible.

Learn more about how to start your term off right.

A successful term begins with summer basics

We know that you have earned some time off this summer, but the responsibilities for a new president and board officially begin July 1 when most PTA officers take office. By devoting just a little of your summertime to some basic PTA tasks, your PTA can start off the term successfully. Important summertime tasks include:

Learn more about specifics of these summertime tasks.