Zero Waste PTA - Is your PTA environmentally aware?

Zero Waste PTA - Is your PTA environmentally aware?

Is your PTA striving to become a Zero Waste PTA? We are all very aware of how environmentally conscious we need to be. Everyone needs to play a part to ensure a sustainable future for our planet.
What can we do as a PTA? What can we do to promote sustainable change within our school communities? Here are some quick win zero waste ideas for your PTA to try.

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Popular PTA Events Poster : Make a PTA event poster using our free template!

Popular PTA Events Poster : Make a PTA event poster using our free template!

We have designed a disco poster template that you can edit and use to design your own poster for your PTA disco event. You can then save it, download it as a PDF to print or post online or send in an email or by Parentmail. No excuses not to buy a ticket. Particularly, when you can insert a live link on this poster to buy tickets directly should you have online ticketing. You have, haven’t you? 😉

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Finding Sponsors for your PTA Events

Finding Sponsors for your PTA Events

It’s important to have the confidence to approach prospective sponsors. Confidence comes from believing in your cause. This is usually quite easy for a PTA because we raise funds to support and enhance our children’s educational experience. A cause very dear to our hearts. So how do we find suitable sponsors?

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PTA Christmas Crafts

PTA Christmas Crafts

Organising a craft room in the run up to Christmas each year is a great idea. Crafts are always a big hit and can prove to be a big fundraising success. The PTA craft room can be run alongside the Christmas fair as a paid activity. Alternatively, it can be run as a stand alone event beforehand where each year group makes something different that the children sell themselves at a Christmas stall or buy as family gifts!

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PTA volunteering myths and facts

PTA volunteering myths and facts

Many of you will be having a Tea and Tissues event or similar for your reception parents at the start of the new school year. This is a fantastic opportunity to tell them all about the great work you do as a PTA collective. Some people already have preconceived ideas about a school PTA and it’s important to separate the fact from the fiction at a very early stage. That will make it a lot easier to get them on board and win their support.

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