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Policy and Guide Reference
- TX PTA Communications Resource Guide
- TX PTA How to use the PTA Logo and Tagline
- TX PTA Social Media Policy
- Plano ISD School Webpage Guidelines – Plano ISD guidelines provide practical advice for any website.
Suggested Content for Local PTA Websites
- PTA branding logo – see resource below
- About – info about PTA
- Membership information and form or link to online form
- PTA executive board roster with contact information
- Calendar with local PTA meetings and events and Plano ISD dates
- Volunteer information including opportunities, contact information, volunteer signup form or link and link to PISD volunteer application.
- Links to:
- National PTA – www.pta.org
- Texas PTA – www.txpta.org
- Area 15 PTA – * no current web address
- Plano Council PTA – www.planopta.org
- Plano ISD – www.pisd.edu
- School’s Plano ISD site (see elementary or secondary list for school and its link)
- PTA mission/vision/purposes
- Local PTA goals
- Newsletters and/or “Join our Email” link
- Forms, such as Reimbursement and Plano of Work forms
- President’s letter
- PISD Council of PTAs meeting dates
- Texas PTA logo on every page
- Current PTA Legislative information and materials from Council PTA or Texas PTA
- Links to TEA, state legislature or community resources
For inspiration, review local PTA websites in our Directory of Plano PTAs.
PTA Email Addresses at PTA Domains
Typically PTA email addresses, such as webmaster @ planopta.org, are set up as email forwarders. Most web hosting companies offer unlimited forwarders as a part of their service at no additional cost. For those who use the CPANEL interface, such as LunarPages, forwarders can easily be imported from a spreadsheet. GoDaddy also offers forwarders with their DNS service.
- Online – W3Schools for reference and tutorials
- Book – Learning Web Design for absolute beginners.
- Book – Web Design in a Nutshell
- Tip: It is best practice to avoid spaces in file names.
- Search Engines – robots.txt
- Lunarpages K-12 Program Web Hosting Program – offers free hosting for schools and PTAs.
every child. one voice.