To read Parental Involvement Newsletters that are generated by the Region 16 Educational Service Center, please visit the link below. These newsletters have great information on a variety of topics, from help with homework to specific tips for fathers. The newsletters are in both English and Spanish.
Sleep is a vital need, essential to a child’s health and growth. Sleep promotes alertness, memory and performance. Children who get enough sleep are more likely to function better and are less prone to behavioral problems and moodiness. That is why it is important for parents to start early and help their children develop good sleep habits. How much sleep should my child get?
Sleep For Kids
There have been many studies done on how television/computer time before bed can affect a child. For articles regarding television/computer time before bed:
Beginning September 1, 2009, the law has been updated to require children under age 8 to ride in an appropriate car seat or booster seat, unless they are 4'9" tall.
Love and logic provides simple, easy to use techniques to help parents raise more responsible and respectful children.
Watch. Practice. Learn almost anything for free. With a library of over 2,600 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history we’re on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.
The Parenting Center offers the most comprehensive services of any agency in the area. Their staff are leaders in the fields of Co-Parenting, Counseling, Professional Education, Programs in School, and more. All of the services are designed to help families become healthy and remain strong. For more information (including calendar of free workshops):