|Family Education Network
Tips and resources for parents to help family life run a bit more smoothly, from health and games to finances and home.
Southern Marin Mothers' Club
Strives to provide a friendly and supportive community for families by offering opportunities to participate in a range of helpful services, programs and social activities.
Zero to Three
A national nonprofit organization that informs, trains and supports professionals, policymakers and parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers.
A public engagement campaign that helps parents, grandparents and caregivers explore ways to turn everyday moments into fun learning opportunities.
National Center for Learning Disabilities
A user-friendly resource for parents, caregivers, or anyone impacted by or concerned about learning disabilities (LD). Features guides for understanding LD symptoms and treatments in an age-appropriate context, from preschool through adulthood.
Start With A Book
Themed books (fiction and nonfiction) and activities to engage children in reading and learning during the summer. Helpful literacy tips, resources and printables for parents and caregivers. "Read. Talk. Explore."
KIDEOS is a safe place kids 2-10 can find pre-approved, age-appropriate videos to watch online. With an easily navigated interface, this site is simple enough for older kids to use with little supervision.
Common Sense Media
A nonprofit organization dedicated to helping you to get the most out of media and technology for children, across life and learning.
RATINGS & MORE
|Marin County Office of Education
Information for parents about Marin County schools, school districts, education-related legislation, services, health and wellness, and PTA news.
Sausalito/Marin City School District
Board meeting agends, newsletters, and links to schools in the Sausalito and Marin City areas.
California School Ratings (for Marin County)
Ranking profiles for elementary, middle, charter and high schools. Ratings information from California's 2008 API Base data.
Academic Performance Index (API)
From the California Department of Education.
The cornerstone of California's Public Schools Accountability Act of 1999; measures the academic performance and growth of schools on a variety of academic measures.
Gives private ranking of schools, parent feedback, scores and more.
Gives revenue, expenses, ADA spending, links to all Marin school district sites and much more on all California public schools.
News feed on school financial issues, backgrounders on funding terms and more.
California Association of Independent Schools
A non-profit organization of more than 190 elementary, middle and secondary schools in California. The Association serves and strengthens its schools by setting standards of academic quality and ethical conduct, by providing for the professional growth of faculty, administrators, and trustees, and by promoting ethnic and socio-economic diversity.
|Time Magazine for Kids
Current and Past world events and social issues for kids; sortable by grade level, as well as resources for teachers.
Information from About.com
Wide variety of resources for homeschooling, including teaching, unit study, legal resources, activities, and links to other sites with curriculum and information for parents.
Information from A-Z Home’s Cool
Resources and links to information for parents on homeschooling in California.
Recommended websites from Homeschool.com Resources, activities, forums, support groups, and information for parents new to homeschooling.
Last updated: 1/23/2014 5:00:20 PM