PTA Toolkit

The California State PTA strives to represent, empower, and support our members. The Toolkit is a comprehensive guide to help build your association, develop leadership, increase your membership, improve your advocacy, simplify your finances, communicate with confidence and create successful programs.

Articles for PTA Newsletters and Web Sites


Transition and New Leaders

Team Building and Volunteers


Running Your Unit

English and Spanish versions of the PTA Toolkit are also available in both hardcover and CD format.

Toolkit Order Form [pdf]

Leadership Development

Parliamentary Procedure
Executive Leadership
Executive Board
Job Descriptions

Many of the materials in this Web site are available in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. The Acrobat reader is a free download from Adobe Software.