Helpful Parent Links

Family Education Network lists information of general interest to parents and students, including homework help, health, and disability “channels”.

Helping Your Child with Homework -from the US Dept. of Education provides solid assistance based on research to guide parents of elementary and junior high school-aged children when deciding how to help children with homework.

KidSource Online is the source for in-depth and timely education and health care information, this site contains resources for school personnel and parents on issues affecting children’s health from infancy through the teens. It includes information on new products, product recalls, childhood diseases, recreation, and teen issues.

National PTA Links for Parents and Other Child Advocates has an extensive resource listing compiled by the National Parent Teacher Organization which will be of definite interest to parents and educators because of the wide range of child-centered resources available here.

Tips for Parents offers suggestions to parents on such topics as: Back to School, Dealing with Bullies, Stopping School Violence, and Making Schools Safer.

Coping With National Tragedy

The National Association of School Psychologists will continue to provide information to help parents, school personnel, mental health professionals, and others to assist children as they cope with the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on the United States.

Communication Tips for Parents and Kids has a list of tips aimed at improving communication between parents and their children along with related articles.

Parent Soup is a general interest site for parents and students, this one features parent chats, surveys, activities, and articles about issues affecting children and families.

Bullies2Buddies – Parent resources on how to handle everything from their child being bullied or being the bully to cyber bullying.