PDE Search

Places for Parents
                                                         
   
Embracing the Child This site provides ideas for helping children learn with a focus on books. 
 
Family Education Network A parenting and education resource. 
 
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)  Who has access to student education records?  Learn more about this important Federal law at this U.S. Dept. of Education site.
 
Homeschool Resources from the Home School Learning Network.
 
KidSource Newsletters, activities and articles about parenting and helping children learn. 
 
LD Online A guide to learning disabilities for parents, teachers and children. 
 
MathPartners Provides materials for mathematics mentoring.   
 
The Nation's Report Card Results of national and state assessments. 
 
Parents Place Houghton Mifflin's Education Place provides resources for parents who want to help their children excel in school. Check out the Home Activity Center, Homework Help, Kids' Publishing Corner, the Play Center, and the Home Schooling links.
 
PHEAA The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
 
PTA Parent Involvement  Tips and resources to keep you involved in the life of your child (includes resources in Spanish, Recursos en espanol).
 
Public School Parent's Network (PSPN) An information source on educational issues for parents of public school children nationwide
 
Scholastic Parents Home Page Activities, advice, recommendations for software and books. 
 
Surfing the Net with Kids Newspaper Columnist Barbara Feldman's site which reviews sites for kids and families. 
  
Zero to Three Information about healthy development of babies and young children.  

For additional information, please contact:

Kathy Hale | Government Documents Library/Access/Systems Supervisor
Pennsylvania Department of Education - Bureau of State Library
607 South Drive. Forum Building | Harrisburg, PA 17120-0600
Phone: 717.787.2327
kahale@pa.gov | www.education.state.pa.us