Resources for ParentsMinnesota Parent Center - provides publications and workshops for parents. The Minnesota Parent Center is a unique statewide project designed to help families and schools build stronger ties to benefit students.
The Minnesota Parent Center provides:
We help parents be strong partners in their children's education and encourage community involvement to help all children succeed at school. We can answer questions and help you solve school-related problems.National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education - provides a wide variety of resources for parents and families.Network for the Development of Children of African Descent - provides resources and parent training with a special emphasis on the culture and the history of children of African descent.Joyce Epstein's Framework for Six Types of Involvement
- free research-based training for Title I schools
- individual assistance
- information handouts
MN Academic Standards - download academic standards in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and other subjects.Oakdale's Report Card - information on how the school performed on the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments and other statistics regarding the school.MN Parents Know - tips for working with schools and parenting your child.Reading at Home With Your Child