Parent Resources

TheWestmorelandCountyCrisis Hotline: 1-800-836-6010 or 724-547-0285. This is a 24 hour a day, 7 days a week telephone hotline service.

United Way of Westmoreland County: Dial 211 from your phone.

- This hotline is staffed 24 hours a day.  The United Way hotline can help provide information regarding services for families needing assistance for a variety of circumstances.

Academic Achievement/Success

-100 ways to use your ipod to learn and study-www.bspcn.com/2008/02/16/100-ways-to-use-your-ipod-to-learn-and-study-better/
-Flordia Center for Reading Research (Strategies to help support reading fluency and comprehension)-http://fcrr.org

Internet Safety Information

http://www.getnetwise.org/

www.paattorneygeneral.gov

Grief Resources

http://www.getnetwise.org/

Special Education Resources

http://seriweb.com/

Bully Prevention

http://www.stopbullyingnow.hrsa.gov/index.asp

www.paattnorneygeneral.gov

John Hopkins (John Hopkins University for Talent Youth offers information for students in the Gifted program and their parents.)
http://www.cty.jhu.edu/

PA Grow (This webpage allows parents to access reading and math activities.)
http://www.pagrow.com/

Career Awareness

*Please check out the Elementary Career Awareness Zone link on the webpage for great information!

http://childrens-books.lovetoknow.com/Books_for_Kids_on_Careers 

Crisis/Tragedy Information (Please click on the link below)

 

What can I do? 

ParentMagic,Inc.(1*2*3 Magic)

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Family Education

Family Education is where millions of parents find school solutions, homework help, parenting tips, and expert advice.

About Parenting K-6 Elementary Children
Elementary school learning and life, parent involvement in schools, educational issues and resources for parents of elementary-age children.

Parenthood.com
Parenting resource for children of all ages.  Gives ideas on discipline, special needs children and lots of advice and information