Parent / Teacher Links and Resources

For Parents

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site
Collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.

Reading is Fundamental
Grown-ups play a key role in their children's development at every stage. Sharing books, playing games, singing songs, and having conversations are all great ways to give children the skills they'll need to become successful readers. The tips in this website will help you turn everyday activities into enjoyable learning experiences
Reading and Language - PBS Parents
Learn how children become readers and writers and how YOU can help them develop by talking, reading, and writing together every day.
The National Parenting Center
The National Parenting Center was founded in July of 1989 with the intention of providing the most comprehensive and responsible parenting advice to parents everywhere. The advice provided is furnished by some of the world's most respected authorities in the field of child rearing and development.
Internet Safety
You can’t watch kids every minute, but you can use strategies to help them benefit from the Internet and avoid its risks.
The Best Children's Books
We are a team of teachers who love children's books and have created this site of the best children's books to help you quickly and easily find the ideal book for any topic and reading level. And...we don't include ALL the books on a given topic, just the award winning, highly rated books.


Home Schools
Arkansas Department of Education Home School Office provides information and technical assistance on laws and regulations governing home schools to all interested persons.
Consumer Affairs
Find the best homeschool curriculum. We believe everyone deserves to make smart decisions based on unbiased feedback and research-driven information. Consumers and business owners need a trustworthy and neutral platform to share and respond to reviews. Brands need an efficient and effective platform to respond to feedback and engage with their customers. ConsumerAffairs is the place online where brands and their customers can connect.



For Teachers

Education World
In the spring of 1996, the founders of Education World recognized the need for a Web site that would make the Internet easier for educators to use. They wanted to create a home for educators on the Internet, a place where teachers could gather and share ideas.
Library of Congress Learning Page
Lesson plans and links to LC's American Memory Collections online.
PBS Teachersource
PBS Teachers is PBS' national web destination for high-quality preK-12 educational resources. Here you'll find classroom materials suitable for a wide range of subjects and grade levels.
Sites for Teachers is a list of the best teacher's resource and educational sites on the net.