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Additional Parent Resources

Logo%20NP%20%28Early%20Learning%20Horizontal%29.pngParent Power: Build the Bridge to Success

This booklet, Parent Power: Build the Bridge to Success, provides advice to parents on how they can help their children attain success in preschool, elementary school, middle school, and high school.


Tips for Parenting

*September -Separation: It is hard to say goodbye

*October-A new school year: Helping your child handle change and be successful at school

*November-Encouraging Self-Help Skills

*December-Holidays:  Strategies for Success

*January-Establishing a Healthy Bedtime Routine

*February-Screen Time and Preschoolers

*March-Problem Solving Skills-What parents can do to help children

*April-Emotion Coaching-How to help children develop Emotional Intelligence

*May-7 Important Things Kids Should Know Before They Start Kindergarten


 On the Road to Reading








Back to School: Early Education Edition

The early years in a child’s education can be exciting as children are growing quickly and learning how to navigate the world. These years also serve as the foundation for a child’s education and place them on the path for continued success. The Back to School: Early Education Edition has tips and facts about what to expect as your child starts their pre-K through grade 12 adventure!


MN Help Me Grow

Help Me Grow is an interagency initiative of the State of Minnesota (Departments of Education, Health and Human Services) partnering with local service agencies to provide resources about the development of young children for parents and professionals. These resources include information on developmental milestones, YouTube videos, caregiver strategies to support development, screening and evaluation, and how to talk about developmental concerns. Visit the Help Me Grow web site for more information. 


Growing Readers Newsletter

Written especially for parents, Growing Readers provides monthly tips for raising strong readers and writers. The one-or two-page articles are available as a PDF in both English and Spanish. You can subscribe to the Growing Readers, or other Reading Rockets Newsletters, on the Reading Rockets web site.