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Your Back-to-School Resource Guide
The smell of new backpacks is in the air, and here at SignUpGenius we are getting ready for all the surprises this school year will bring. As the year gets off to a swift start, make sure you’ve got your freshly-sharpened colored pencils in a row with these genius resources!
Tips for Parents
You’ll be top of the class with these ideas for staying organized this year.
- Check off our Back to School checklist to start off on the right foot.
- Send the perfect care package to your college student. (It’s never too early.)
- Organize carpools for sports teams or church groups with a sign up.
- Be the perfect class parent with these 60 room mom tips.
Tips for Teachers
Stay in control and avoid the fall frazzle with these resources.
- Bring the Summer Olympics into your lessons with these 25 class activities.
- Implement these 35 organizational hacks for teachers — they’re lifesavers!
- Create an online sign up to fill your supply wish list — and don’t forget to ask friends and your school community to nominate you for our $5,000 back-to-school contest!
- Try these 50 back-to-school tips for teachers that are simply genius.
Be a Pro
With SignUpGenius Pro, you can take your organization to new heights this school year. Dozens of features make it easy. Plus, we’re offering a special discount through September 15.
- Assign multiple administrators with different levels of privileges and access, all in one account. The book fair just got a whole lot easier.
- Organize large events or volunteer opportunities spanning multiple months with Sign Up Tabbing. Great for carpools, yearlong volunteer events and large festivals.
- Sync events directly to your calendar with Calendar Sync and save time tracking down your commitments.
- Add attachments to sign ups to save paper and distribute information easily to all your participants.
With all these ideas in your thinking cap, you’re sure to have an A+ school year!