Below is a list of resources we have found helpful for the many
struggles that parents and teens go through.
- http://www.unitedwaymc.org/211.htm A United Way link
called 211 that gives a significant amount of information regarding :
- support group
- family counseling
- services for an aging parent
- financial assistance
- volunteer opportunities
- or other community services or groups
http://www.actstudent.org/index.html For information and registration
regarding the ACT test that students need to get into college.
This site has information for parents on various substances that teens may be
tempted to use. Also a great resource for your teen.
Books we recommend
Below are several books and resources we have found helpful as teachers and
parents. Please let us know any feedback you have on these so that we may
make recommendations to others.
- Barbara Colorosso-
- Ms. Colorosso has an entire line of books that have
been very helpful to parents and teachers. From "Winning at Parenting without
beating your kids" to "Parenting through Crisis", there are strategies for all
situations parents and educators face.
- Anthony E. Wolf
- This book is a keeper!
Get Out of My Life, but First Could You Drive Me
and Cheryl to the Mall?: A Parent's Guide to the New Teenager (Paperback)
- Timothy Burns
- Mr. Burns has several materials that are appropriate
for parents or educators.