Parent Resources & Internet Sites
Kenton District Home and School Connection Newsletter for ParentsThe following websites have been researched for you by your Library Media Specialist. Each site will appear in a new window, allowing you to close that site and return to the school website without interruption.The Kenton School District has made every reasonable attempt to ensure that our web pages are educationally sound and do not contain links to questionable material or material that can be deemed in violation of the Kenton District Standards and Guidelines for Web Page Publishing.Elementary School Principal's Rewards of Reading - Tips for parents to ensure children's success in the school settingKenton School District Homework Policy - Information for parents from the Kenton DistrictParent Roadmap to the Comon Core - Publications presented by the Council for Great City Schools by grade level for understanding the ELA common core standardsEngage New York Parent Guide - Parent and family resources about the Common Core Learning Standards.Children's Book Council - This non-profit organization's goal is to promote the reading and enjoyment of children's literature. This website is a wonderful place to go to for ideas of books to suggest to your child. Check out the reading list section.Children's Literature Web Guide - Created by David K. Brown from The University of Calgary, this site offers parent tips and resources for all ages of children.Kid Source Online - This parent sponsored website provides in-depth and timely education and healthcare information that is invaluable to parents and children.Learning Disabilities Online - This site, sponsored by WETA-TV: the PBS station in Washington DC, is considered one of the best in its field; providing information on learning disabilities and ADHD.Medline Plus - Trusted health information brought to you by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institute of Health.National Parenting Center - This helpful site maintains sections titled, Parent's Corner, Articles, Chat and Seal of Approval Reports. Their goal is to advise, support and guide parents with sound, responsible advise.New York State Education Department Parent Resources - This New York State site gives parents of children attending schools across New York State, information regarding all aspects of their education.New York State Library - Many electronic resources from your personal technologyPBS Parents - The Public Broadcasting Service provides information about your child's development from birth through the early school years. There are lots of fun educational activities for your children to help get them ready for school. You will also find information about your children's favorite PBS KIDS programs.PTA - This National Parent and Teachers Association website provides information for all parents of school aged children.Reading Rockets - The US Department of Education and public television bring you a website dedicated to offering information and resources for parents of young readers.NetSmartz - This site is brought to you by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. A variety of informational tools, guiding all parents, educators, and children to safe practices while using the world wide web.
Last Modified on October 19, 2018