Parent Education

Information for Parents on the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Act.
Local Area Contact: Michelle Holt, Homeless Liaison, 928-758-6606 ext. 3410.


PBS Parents - PBS Parents is filled with information on child development and early learning.


Health

Vaping and Parenting Guide – Does Your Kid Use E-Cigs? - a helpful guide about the dangers of second-hand vapor that inspires more thoughtful behavior among parents who decided to use electronic cigarettes.

Social Media
Netsmartz Workshop - A Program of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Protecting Your Kids on Social Media


SmartPhones
Parents' Guide to SmartPhone Safety

Cyberbullying
Common Sense Media offers a wide range of advice created specifically for parents.
Comprehensive parent guide
Everything parents need to know about cyberbullying, organized by age and stage

Online cyberbullying tip sheet
Online versions of our cyberbullying tip sheet PDFs and video

5 things to know about cyberbullying
Quick tips, plus an engaging video

Bullying is everybody's business
An informative article about the four roles kids play in cyberbullying incidents

Advice for parents on other issues
Practical info on everything from texting to video games
Many entertainment sites popular with kids already offer guidance on how they can stop cyberbullies.
MTV's A Thin Line
Interactive tools engage older kids in defining what it means to "cross the line"

That's Not Cool
Catchy "call-out cards" and other tools help kids become upstanders

Webonauts Internet Academy
A PBS Kids game engages younger kids

NetSmartz.org Teen Center
Games and comics teach online safety