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ESSA Stakeholder Engagement Activities

 Check out (and share!) our (http://www.doe.k12.de.us/Page/3019) to complete surveys, register for community conversations throughout the state and nominate people for the Delaware Department of Education’s two discussion groups. Surveys are open through October 3rd and discussion group nominations close on September 9th

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Membership Forms, Templates and Guides

  Below you’ll find a great assortment of forms your unit can with any membership activities. If there is something that you’d like to see and it isn’t here, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We want you to be successful and will help you in any way we can.   _sample_parent_letter_membership _sample_teacher_letter _welcome-to-the-unit-letter-1 _____whyjoin_pta1 Exclusive Member Benefits _renewal-letter-1 _____10_tips_for_recruiting_more_pta_members_20111 _____when_someone_says_no-20111 _membership-growth-plan-worksheet

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Looking to Volunteer With Your PTA, But Have Questions?

National PTA E-Learning offers interactive and engaging online courses to help you become a better leader! Learn the steps for taking a program from concept to reality with our Running a Successful Program e-learning course. This course will guide you in the creation and delivery of innovative PTA programs in your local school community. If you are having difficulty keeping volunteers motivated, learn how to put an achievable plan together with Planning Your PTA Year. This course will set you up for a successful PTA year by assisting you in planning and goal setting. Visit PTA.org/Elearning today to start reaching your

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AIM Now Offering Social Media Liability Coverage

As of 9/1/2016 AIM will begin offering Media Liability Coverage to your units! Social Media is a wonderful tool but there are considerable risks and your PTA units could be held liable! · Invasion of privacy by posting a photograph that has not been released for use. · Infringement of copyright, trademark, or logo, when you accidentally post something. · Misinterpreted or misconstrued messages by your readers · Disclosing of confidential information. All of the above occur on a daily basis but AIM is here to HELP! For all units with a renewal effective date of 9/1/2016 or later we

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Start Collecting Membership Dues Online

If you haven’t started planning and marketing your back-to-school collections it’s not too late to innovate. Get ahead of the curve by collecting payments and forms before school starts—no more back-to-school lines and forgotten checkbooks. Give your community a way to pay online at their convenience and your PTA will collect more! Here are the THE TOP 3 PTA COLLECTIONS CREATED IN JULY according to Cheddar Up: 1) DUES 2) FALL EVENTS 3) SPIRIT WEAR Find even more ideas as well as customizable templates that your group can use at www.cheddarup.com/samples. Not sure how to get started? Contact the Founders

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2016-17 Back To School Kits are now available online

It’s that time of year again! The 2016-2017 National PTA Official Back-To-School Kit is finally here! The BTSK is your one stop shopping packed with all the tools, resources and information necessary for you to run your PTA. The kit is completely digital and mobile-friendly. This means you can view the website from your phone, tablet or other mobile devices. To get the kit, go to PTAKit.org President Laura Bay’s welcome video and the homepage are open to everyone. Once you begin to use the site, you’ll be prompted to register. There is also a “REGISTRATION” tab on the top

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