It is here — back to school time! We know how crazy things can get when you’re shuffling kids from home to school to after school activities, so we have partnered with SignUp.com to bring you these back to school tips every mom should know.
From tips for working moms to those who are always up at the school volunteering, these ideas and resources will hopefully help make the back-to-school season a little less hectic.
SignUp.com is our back-to-school secret weapon. Their simple one-stop sign up program can be accessed from any device without ever needing a password. It automatically syncs with your calendar and gives reminders to help you keep your commitments.
It’s perfect for room moms and group leaders to keep organized without clipboards, spreadsheets, and e-mail chains. And if you’re like my husband and want to stay out of the volunteer mess, you can use SignUp.com to get involved without having to interact with another living soul. <– Great news for the introverts out there!
So, when you’re planning the next class party, make sure SignUp.com is on your supply list!
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And make sure to use SignUp.com as your school year secret weapon!
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