Volunteer with Toledo Public Schools

Partners in Education Provides Volunteer Management Services and Background Checks  for TPS Volunteers

Partnership With Toledo Public Schools

Partners in Education provides background checks for parents  and friends of the schools who want to volunteer with the Toledo Public School System. If you wish to volunteer in the school system, you must complete a Volunteer Form (available at each school or through Partners in Education).

TPS covers the cost for TPS parents, caregivers and communities of faith/houses of worship who have adopted specific TPS schools.

If you would like to volunteer in a TPS school:

Click the link below to access the Volunteer Form Online.


FREE Training for TPS Volunteers

Toledo Public schools is partnering with Partners in Education to provide FREE and MANDATORY training to parent, caregiver and community partner volunteers. This training will offer the basics on best practices in volunteering with K-12 students, Toledo Public Schools policies and procedures and the process of completing background checks.
  • New volunteer training opportunities will take place during the 2019-2020 school year. (See registration information on the right side of this webpage)
  • Light snacks and beverages will be provided.
  • Visit our calendar on our main page,  www.partnerstoledo.org for additional training dates.

Volunteer Training

Volunteering With Students Learning English As a Second Language
Thursday, February 27, 2020
5:30-7:30 PM
Main Library Community Room-Lower Level
325 N Michigan St, Toledo, OH 43604
Cost: FREE
A light meal will be served
Register here: https://conta.cc/35vRkqK
This training is especially for volunteers who are working with and tutoring students who are English language learners (students for whom English is not their first language). There are a number of ways to support the language and literacy development of English language learners (ELLs) that also allow students to participate more fully in school activities and lessons. (Childcare is not provided)
Volunteer Training Working with Students Who Have Experienced Trauma
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
5:30 – 7:30 PM
Mott Library
1010 Dorr St, Toledo, OH 43607
Cost: FREE
A light meal will be served.
Learn the best way to work with students who have experienced trauma and how trauma can manifest itself in children. (Childcare is not provided)
Register here: https://conta.cc/2QTrBmW
Volunteer Best Practices
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
12:00 – 1:30 PM
Mott Library
Mott Library
1010 Dorr St, Toledo, OH 43607
Cost: FREE
Refreshments will be served.
Register here: https://conta.cc/35sjT8D
At this workshop, volunteers will learn policies and procedures for working with children in Toledo Public Schools along with tips and tricks for making your experience the best it can be.  (Childcare is not provided)