Newsletters & Guides


National Council on Family Relations: Zippy News
This association dedicated to the multidisciplinary understanding of families provides a weekly e-newsletter with news about the latest research, job openings, grant and publishing opportunities, and more. The council has 10,000 members, Certified Family Life Educators, and others interested in the family field (free subscription).

Countdown to School Success
A month-by-month school year guide from the U.S. Department of Education points parents to tools, resources, and tips for getting involved with children’s learning.

Parents’ Guide to Student Success
This guide from the National Parent Teacher Association reviews learning standards at each grade level to help parents understand what their children will be learning and how they might support those learning goals.

Whole-Hearted Parenting: How to Use Emotional Intelligence to Create More Peace, Collaboration, and Joy
Joshua Freedman, the executive director of Six Seconds, a nonprofit that promotes emotional intelligence, brings his own parenting experience as well as his professional knowledge of emotional intelligence to provide a resource for parents.

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