The school year can be both daunting and exciting time for students and their families. Please see the links below for some helpful educational websites that can both help students and their families be ready for the school year and help them succeed throughout it.
* Common Sense Media: Common Sense Media is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. Media and technology are at the very center of all our lives today -- especially our children’s. The media content they consume and create has a profound impact on their social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development. Learning how to use media and technology wisely is an essential skill for life and learning in the 21st century. Common Sense Media is a trusted guide for parents to help their children understand and properly use the media and technology they are exposed to daily.
* Partners For Public Education: Partners For Public Education is a website designed to unite schools and their attendees with information regarding public education policy. They strive to create connections with public schools in communities across Pennsylvania. By signing up for their website, you will receive a monthly newsletter, along with information about PA's public schools, parenting tips, education policy updates, community spotlights, and valuable coupons to save on goods and services.