Parent / Teacher Links and Resources

For Parents

Reading is Fundamental
Grown-ups play a key role in their children's development at every stage. Sharing books, playing games, singing songs, and having conversations are all great ways to give children the skills they'll need to become successful readers. The tips in this website will help you turn everyday activities into enjoyable learning experiences
Reading and Language - PBS Parents
Learn how children become readers and writers and how YOU can help them develop by talking, reading, and writing together every day.
The National Parenting Center
The National Parenting Center was founded in July of 1989 with the intention of providing the most comprehensive and responsible parenting advice to parents everywhere. The advice provided is furnished by some of the world's most respected authorities in the field of child rearing and development.
Internet Safety
You can’t watch kids every minute, but you can use strategies to help them benefit from the Internet and avoid its risks.
The Best Children's Books
We are a team of teachers who love children's books and have created this site of the best children's books to help you quickly and easily find the ideal book for any topic and reading level. And...we don't include ALL the books on a given topic, just the award winning, highly rated books.
 

Homeschooling

Home Schools
Arkansas Department of Education Home School Office provides information and technical assistance on laws and regulations governing home schools to all interested persons.
The Education Alliance
The Education Alliance is a division of Family Council. Based in Little Rock, Family Council was established in 1989 in association with Focus on the Family and Dr. James Dobson. Family Council is a conservative research and education organization dedicated to upholding traditional values in accordance with biblical principles.

For Teachers

Education World
In the spring of 1996, the founders of Education World recognized the need for a Web site that would make the Internet easier for educators to use. They wanted to create a home for educators on the Internet, a place where teachers could gather and share ideas.
Library of Congress Learning Page
Lesson plans and links to LC's American Memory Collections online.
PBS Teachersource
PBS Teachers is PBS' national web destination for high-quality preK-12 educational resources. Here you'll find classroom materials suitable for a wide range of subjects and grade levels.
Sites for Teachers
Sitesforteachers.com is a list of the best teacher's resource and educational sites on the net.