More Resources for Parents and Teachers

Wired Safety
Everything parents need to know to keep their kids safe online.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature
This is a 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.

International Children's Digital Library
200 books from more than 27 cultures in more than 15 different languages. Many of the titles are classics like Alice in Wonderland' and Robinson Crusoe that are no longer under copyright restriction.

Reach Out and Read – Reading Tips for Parents and Educators
Nonprofit organization that promotes early literacy and school readiness.

Reading and Language from PBS Parents
Learn how children become readers and writers and how you can help them develop by talking, reading, and writing together every day.

Reading Rockets for Parents
Reading Rockets is a national multimedia project offering information and resources on how young kids learn to read, why so many struggle, and how caring adults can help

Nancy Keane’s Children’s Literature Webpage
Booktalks, lists of recommended reading, book reviews by children and other information about children's literature. Nancy Keane is a librarian and educator.

Parents’ Choice Reading Lists
Includes guidelines and suggestions for encouraging children to love reading and rules for staying safe on the internet.

Born Learning Campaign
Designed as a tool for long-lasting community change that supports young children in the areas of awareness, education and action.

NJ Parents Link
The State of New Jersey's Web-based Early Childhood, Parenting and Professional Resource Center.

New Jersey Department of Education Links

NJ Familes
Choose the best possible education for your child.

Ask the Department of Education
Online form, address, and phone number to contact the Department of Ed.

New Jersey Student Learning Standards