Is there a problem at your school that you’re wondering how to fix?
Are you looking for new ways to raise money for your child’s school? Or are you more interested in improving academic achievement than fundraising? Whatever your interest or concern, there is a way to be involved in your child’s school.
These resources from Greatschools will help you explore your volunteer options, get inspired, and start making a difference.
Explore your options: Roles for parents
The Role of the PTA
The Role of the School Site Council
What Makes a Great Parent
Powerful Parents Transform Schools
School Improvement Begins at Home
Take the first step: Tips to get you started
Ten Easy Ways to Help Your Child’s School
Top 10 Tips for Classroom Volunteers
Making a Difference at Your Child’s School
How to Stay Involved in Middle and High School
Bright Ideas From Our Readers: One Hour Volunteer Ideas
Find help: Reliable resources
Online Resources for Parent Involvement
Raising Money for Your School
The Parent Institute for Quality Education
Three Parents Who Made a Difference at Their Schools