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Parenting Resources

USA.gov Parenting Resources -- United States government website with links to information on health, education, safety, child care, and more.

PBS Kids Parenting -- Explore PBS parenting resources and tips on raising children, planning birthday parties and kids activities. 

Zero to Three -- Find fact sheets and tips on this site that is run by a national nonprofit that provides parents, professionals and policymakers the knowledge and know-how to nurture early development. 

Tufts University Child & Family Webguide -- Find trustworthy websites on topics of interest to parents and professionals.   Includes child development research, articles, tips, guides, and more.

USDA Kid's Nutrition Information -- Website of The Children's Nutrition Research Center,  one of six federally funded human nutrition research centers in the nation and the first to conduct scientific investigations into the role of maternal, infant and child nutrition in optimal health, development, and growth.

US Department of Education -- Educational resources for parents including early childhood programs, helping a child become a reader, special education, paying for college and more. 

Education Resources

Common Core --  Learn more about the Common Core State Standards which establish clear, consistent guidelines for what every student should know and be able to do in math and English language arts from kindergarten through 12th grade.

Massachusetts Curriculum Standards -- 

Reading is Fundamental -- 

Family Education Network -- Parenting information with educational printables, games, activities for kids, child development tools, parenting ideas & advice, learning disabilities info for children of all ages: toddlers, babies, children & teenagers, K-12.

Braintree Information

Schools: www.braintreeschools.org
Town: www.townofbraintreegov.org
Clubs and Organizations: www.neighborhoodlink.com/braintree

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