Discover The Possibilities

Parent Resources for Child Care & More

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General family resources

College Money: http://www2.ed.gov/parents/landing.jhtml

A little of everything: http://www.parenttoolkit.com/

Homework and academic help: http://www.dekalb.k12.ga.us/www/infinite-campus/

Enhancing Education: http://www.discoveryeducation.com/parents/

PBS Parent resource web page: http://www.pbs.org/parents/

Parenting Tips and advice

Childhood 101 – Activity resources: http://childhood101.com/2015/06/staycation-ideas-for-kids/

Navigating your experience year by year: http://www.parenttoolkit.com/

Teaching Reading – Parent Tips : http://www.readingrockets.org/article/reading-tips-parents-11-languages

Positive parenting (Tips activities and techniques)

http://americanspcc.org/parenting/positive-parenting/?gclid=CO6q87nimc4CFYM8gQod36EOjA

http://centerforparentingeducation.org/library-of-articles/?gclid=CPHRiM7imc4CFYM6gQod1ZcESA

http://theparentingcenter.org/?s=online+class

Get involved

https://www.schoolcounselor.org/parents-public/parent-resources

http://www.nea.org/parents

HAVE FUN and learn something

http://childhood101.com/2015/06/staycation-ideas-for-kids/

http://www.parenting.com/child/education/10-best-educational-websites-kids

http://stayathomemoms.about.com/od/educational-activities/tp/20-Educational-Websites-For-Kids.htm

https://childcare.utah.edu/family-resources/kids-links.php

http://www.newkidscenter.com/Educational-Websites-for-Kids.html

http://bigthinkersscience.com/5-websites-where-your-kids-can-learn-to-code-for-free/?inf_contact_key=96b90b885b360f57c05c9dcac56172a335d1ec286958653ced0806470081329a

Single parent resources

http://www.spaoa.org/splash?type=e&keyword=parent%20resources&group=search&utm_source=google&utm_medium=search&utm_campaign=61345542&utm_group=10597291062&utm_content=49330362702&utm_device=c&utm_term=parent%20resources&gclid=CPq-gPThmc4CFQ02gQod7a0AgQ

http://www.childrensaidsociety.org/babyshower?%21acq%21v2%21s-b-114129725801-1132086281&utm_campaign=Mothers+in+Need&gclid=CNqv-vTimc4CFUk8gQodxH0NcQ

CAPS Application

Georgia residents can apply for child care subsidies online with Georgia COMPASS (http://www.compass.ga.gov). Georgia COMPASS allows customers to check their potential eligibility and apply for child care benefits online. Customers, who create an account in Georgia COMPASS can check the status of their application online, and once they become CAPS recipients, can renew their benefits through this Georgia COMPASS account. Additional information about the Childcare and Parent Services (CAPS) Program can be found at http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/subsidized-child-care-assistance. You may also contact the CAPS State Unit at caps.support@decal.ga.gov.

Special needs resources

http://www.masters-in-special-education.com/50-great-websites-for-parents-of-children-with-special-needs/

http://www.specialeducationguide.com/pre-k-12/tools-and-research/support-and-resources-for-parents-and-teachers/

http://www.supportforfamilies.org/internetguide/

Special needs financial resources

http://www.pacer.org/publications/possibilities/

Autism resources

http://www.friendshipcircle.org/blog/2013/07/15/15-indispensible-websites-for-parents-of-children-with-autism/

ADHD

https://www.quillivantxr-quillichewer.com/about-adhd/adhd-support?source=google&HBX_PK=s_+adhd+resources&o=90852181|265192597|0&skwid=43700011783433881

http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-easy-to-read/index.shtml

https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/

Get your Master's Degree in Special Education

http://www.mastersineducationonline.net/subject/special-education/

http://mastersineducationguide.com/specialty/special-education/