Understanding effective stewardship assures your PTA gets the most out of its key resources

It's the responsibility of every member to carefully manage the PTA's financial resources, including how funds are raised and how they are used. Good stewardship prioritizes needs over wants, and ensures that the organization is making thoughtful, conscious choices that continually align with the overall vision, mission and purpose.

LEAD Academy courses provide you with the tools you need to be successful PTA stewards

Learning responsible management and utilization of key resources is critical to a PTA's success and to their commitment to their membership.

Stewardship courses will benefit all leaders. Our "Essentials" trainings in this section are geared towards specific stewardship-focused PTA positions, while the remaining trainings and resources are developed with all PTA board members in mind!

"Essentials" in this section focus specifically on the PTA roles of:

Ready to explore these leadership topics, from chair Essentials to leadership Insights? Click below for more details on available trainings and resources.


New to a PTA role? Want to broaden your chair expertise? From basics to advanced, explore the building blocks for success!


Find the tools from Council and TX PTA to help you in your PTA board role, including forms, templates, guides and more!


Further develop your core leadership skills critical for long term success. For all board positions! Click here for available trainings.


Looking for a quick overview on a specific topic? Great for individual learning and for boards to do together! Click here for available snapshots.