Capp Sugar Baby Project: Learning Parenting Skills
Grade 11-Grade 12
Rationale: Senior students need to experience and practice parenting skills.
Purpose: Students will learn that parenting with a full time school load is not easy. Students will make use of resources as they parent (parents, friends etc.).
Child Development Institute
Informative, research-based, parent-friendly articles on child development, parenting, psychology and learning, health and safety.
Closeness to Parents Affected by TV
Grade 7-Grade 12
A study reports time teens spend watching TV negatively correlated with closeness to parents.
Focus on the Family
Focus on the Family's mission is to cooperate with the Holy Spirit in disseminating the Gospel of Jesus Christ to as many people as possible, and, specifically, to accomplish that objective by helping to preserve traditional values and the institution of the...
US federal food safety information and consumer advice for parents and educators as well as curriculum for kids.
Love and Logic
Kids don't come with an owner's manual... But I found one, it's Love and Logic. Great resources on this website for teachers, parents and child development classes.
Love and Logic theory and techniques are built on the idea that success for children...
Nutrition for Children
Growing children use food energy for basic organ functions, growth, and mental and social development. Poverty, lack of social support, and lack of parental education, are only some of the circumstance that lead to malnutrition and under nutrition, a growing...
Safeliz - Lifestyle Books
A range of books on lifestyle, personal and spiritual development, including titles such as Enjoy It!, Less Stress!, Healthy Foods, Free from Drugs & Additions, Heart to Heart: the Art of Communication, To Adolescents and Parents, For Raising Your Child,...
Toddler DVDs No Way to Make an Einstein
This article reports on several studies indicating time spent with parents and playing with other children are far more valuable to early childhood language development than DVDs intended to boost vocabulary.
When the Whole World Was Talking - World Forum on Early Care and Education, 2009
0-2 years-Grade 4
The author reflects on the significance and weight of the conversations held at the Eighth World Forum on Early Care and Education. Children are our future and how they are treated and educated in their early years begins to mark out a path for them.