Parent Toolkit

Parent Toolkit is a one-stop resource developed with parents in mind. It’s produced by NBC News Education Nation and supported by Pearson and includes information about almost every aspect of your child’s development, because they're all connected. Healthy, successful children can excel in many areas – in the classroom, on the court, and in their relationships with peers and adults.

10 Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in Middle School

Parental support plays an important part in helping preteens and teens succeed in middle school. But as students grow more independent during these years, it can be hard for parents to know which situations call for involvement and which call for a more behind-the-scenes approach.

Discovery Education

Discovery Education offers a wide variety of free family resources that you can trust to provide high quality, relevant material for you and your children. We invite you to take a look at our family activities, contests and a wealth of other resources that are vetted by Discovery Education and uniquely designed with parents in mind.

U.S. Dept. of Education Resources 

Information, tips, and frequently asked questions about:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Special Education
  • Reading Resources
  • Helping Your Child Learn
  • Paying for College

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Find the latest science-based information about the health effects and consequences of drug abuse and addiction and resources for talking with kids about the impact of drug use on health.

Take Charge of Your Health: A Guide for Teenagers

Take Charge of Your Health: A Guide for Teenagers. DHHS . NIH . National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Learn about health and nutrition as you get older and start making your own decisions about food choices and physical activity.

About Kids Health

Information about all aspects of health for all stages of childhood.

Digital Media Family Tips

How to keep your kids safe in a digital world.

Drug Rehab

A substance abuse guide for parents.

Stop Bullying

Teach kids how to identify bullying and how to stand up to it safely.

Common Sense Media

Common Sense is the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in the 21st century.