SDE: Web Resources for Parents and Families

Web Resources for Parents and Families


Connecticut Web Resources


Connecticut Family Learning Initiative
The Connecticut Family Learning Initiative provides family publications and newsletters that address how parents can be involved in their child’s learning.
Southern Connecticut State University
Southern Connecticut State University’s English Learner Web site provides publications and articles that help parents support literacy and learning for English Learners.
2-1-1 Directory
Directory of resources and agencies in Connecticut be located on www.211ct.org.
Connecticut Parenting
The Connecticut Parenting Web site provides resources on a variety of topics, including education.
Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center
The Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center provides information for parents about advocacy and education for students with special needs.
Connecticut Parent Information and Resource Center
The Connecticut Parent Information and Resource Center provides statewide support to families, community and faith-based organizations, and educators.
Other Web Resources

National PTA Parents’ Guides to Student Success, available in English and Spanish, include:
  • What children should be learning in English language arts and mathematics in each grade with the Connecticut Core Standards;
  • What parents can do to support learning; and
  • Tips for planning for college and career readiness.
Council of Great City Schools:
  • Parent Roadmaps for the Common Core
    Grade specific guides that explain the expectations of the Common Core English language arts [English] [Spanish]
    Grade specific guides that explain the expectations of the Common Core in mathematics [English] [Spanish]

  • Video Common Core State Standards
    Videos, available in English and Spanish, that provide information about the Common Core State Standards
Colorín Colorado Family Resources
International Children’s Digital Library
The International Children’s Digital Library has free digital reading materials from across the world in multiple languages
Clave al Exito
Information for parents and families about Common Core Standards by grade level, Smarter Balanced testing information, tools for communication with teachers, tips and news, and a parent academy video series [English] [Spanish]

CONTACT

    Megan Alubicki Flick 
    English Learner Consultant
    Connecticut State Department of Education
    860-713-6786
    megan.alubicki@ct.gov





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