Parent Teacher Organizations within the Simsbury Public School system
Elementary Report Card Handbook
Transitioning to Henry James Middle School
Social Networking Information for Parents
Scientific Research Based Interventions (SRBI) in the Simsbury Public Schools (pdf brochure, updated 3/10/11)
Human Growth and Development Resource List for Parents and Students
Type to Learn 4 Keyboarding Download
Tips for Parents brochures:
When Your Child Is Reading to You (September 2010)
Other Parent Resources on the Web:
An excellent resource with extensive links
A driving sponsored site. Thousands of ideas on things for your child and family to do. Activities arranged by season, age group, materials, parent to parent advice as well.
National Parent Information Network site. A very nice, non-commercial site by the ERIC educational clearinghouse project. This is a fantastic resource.
National PTA site. A story by one of the nation’s leading advocate for children.
This site is the center of a national movement to encourage positive and supportive parent participation in youth sports.
Dr. Brien O’Callaghan provides an overview of Home/School Collaboration approach. Offers insights into children’s behavior and common sense approach for parents.
Dr. Jane Nelson offers a wealth of resources for parents and teachers. Questions of the week provide strategies for dealing with common problems experienced by parents.