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Parent Resources

  Positive Discipline


Positive Discipline A-Z 1001 Solutions to Everyday Parenting Problems 

 By  Jane Nelsen, ED.D Lynn Lott, M.A.,M.F.T., and H. Stephen Glenn


This book is easy to read, with lots of stories that give examples of real experiences and challenges parents face in all family situations.


NAEYC for Families: Comprehensive website with resources for families, articles about a variety of parenting and child care topics, and help with finding child care in your area. Sign up for their Families Newsletter and receive helpful information in your inbox!

First 5 LA: Includes parenting topics and tips, a family events calendar (with lots of local and even free events) and coupons!

First 5 California Research: Interested in the research? Select a topic and be linking to research-based articles, non-profits, universities, government agencies and other groups serving children.

Zero to Three: In the Explore Our Topics menu, be connected to articles and information about Early Development and Well-Being, Early Learning, Parenting and Policy & Advocacy.

Inspired Parenting: Sign up for a membership or just check out the free stuff from this site whose purpose is to "deliver critical information to busy parents, families, and caregivers in a relevant, and easy to understand, manner."

LAUP Parents & Families: Some simple guides about child learning. Check out the Kindergarten Readiness Benchmarks.

KinderArt: This link brings you a specific blog about storage apps for your child's artwork. Seems like a fun way to save that art and some of the apps have stores to purchase keepsakes with your child's art on them. The general KinderArt page has some fun idea for art projects for children of all ages.