resources for parents
good information for parents, from how to help your child become a better reader to safety on the web...
Reading Aloud to Your Children:
Great Library and School Sites 700+ wonderful websites for kids and the adults who care about them with a librarian's guide to cyberspace and lots of other neat stuff!
Helping Your Child Get Ready for School Activities to help children from birth to age five years in their preparation for school.
Helping Your Child Learn Responsible Behavior Information from the Department of Education providing practical suggestions for helping young children appreciate the importance of acting responsibly in their everyday lives.
Help Your Child Improve in Test-taking An article describing how you can help children take tests, provided by the U.S. Department of Education.
National PTA Website A large collection of information resources for parents.
Tips For Parents American Library Association offers topics such as "10 Ways Kids Connect At The Library", "How To Raise A Reader", "Know What your Children Are Reading", "Good Books For Kids", and "What Parents Should Know".
Child Safety on the Information Highway
The Librarian's Guide to CyberSpace for Parents & Kids