The Parent Information and Resource Center helps implement successful and effective parental involvement policies, programs and activities that lead to improvements in students' academic achievement. Please click on the link below to further explore this site for information.
Family Learning Tips and Tools
Below are links to Web sites from across the country that provide additional resources, contacts and educational tools and tips. Some websites also include information on parent organizations and educational learning sites. Web links are available on safety, health and nutritionhttp://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Other-Resources/Food-and-Nutrition/Resources-and-Tools-for-Food-and-Nutrition or additional education resources for familieshttp://education.ohio.gov/Parents .
National Wildlife Federation http://www.nwf.org/Kids.aspx
This site provides wildlife and conservation-related coloring pages, games, book reviews, science activities and recipes for children and their families. Parents can sign up to receive the free monthly Backyard Buddies e-newsletter.
PBS Kids http://pbskids.org/ and PBS Parentshttp://www.pbs.org/parents/
The Public Broadcasting system offers these two sites with information on child development and interactive learning games for children and families.
Reading Rockets http://www.readingrockets.org/
Reading Rockets offers strategies and tools for parents, families and teachers to help children improve their reading skills.
U.S. Department of Education Tips for Parentshttp://www2.ed.gov/parents/landing.jhtml This federal site provides a comprehensive resource for parents and families on how to help their children succeed in school.