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!Colorín Colorado!
A bilingual site for families and educators of English language learners

The Family Corner
Solid advice on everything from teething, fitness, teenagers, and home decorating, to harvesting herb gardens

First Palette
First palette is an art site for educators and parents who share an enthusiasm for art, who recognize the value of doing meaningful and fun activities together with kids, and who have a passion for nurturing creativity and the love for learning.

Kid's Money Page
Practical advice for teaching children financial sense

Kidsource
A Growth-and-Development section for each age group.

National Center for Fathering
This site features an on line magazine called Today's Father, and offers practical tips, research on fathering and children, and a list of resources related to the life-course of fathering.

National Committee to Prevent Child Abuse
Information related to advocacy and child abuse, and information about the Texas Chapter.

National Network for Child Care
Information on balancing work and family, child development, divorce, guidance and discipline, and nutrition

The National Parenting Center
An online newsletter with a daily article, this site covers all ages - pregnancy to adolescence. It also provides a review of children's books and dialogue rooms.

iVillage
An online library for parenting concerns, covering many topics related to family life and children of all ages

PBS Parents
Learn how children develop into readers and writers, with tailored information for each age group from birth to third grade.

Reading Rockets
Helpful tips and strategies, specifically for reluctant or struggling readers

Sesame Street Workshop
An entertaining site with a useful search feature for finding good information.

U.S. Department of Education
Geared toward parental involvement in the schools, this site gives information on two programs: Family Involvement, and America Goes Back to School.

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