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The Secrets to Recruiting and Retaining Chapter Members

Since a chapter can never retain 100 percent of its members, it is essential that current members continue to recruit new members. Fortunately, the most effective way to recruit new members is through person-to-person invitations. We will describe the most effective ways to recruit members, as well as how to retain them once they join. Presented by PDK Executive Director Bill Bushaw.


For me, PDK represents the intersection of camaraderie, innovation, and confrontation of real education issues. It is the only organization that provides educators of varied backgrounds with relevant insights, as well as positive energy to continue our important work today, tomorrow, and in the future.