• [Useful Websites]

    Arizona Department of EducationArizona's Department of Education's official website.
    http://www.azed.gov/Comments (-1)
    Common Core StandardsArizona’s Common Core Standards are the result of a state-led effort coordinated by the National Governors Association (NGA) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO). Governors and state commissioners of education from 48 states, 2 territories and the District of Columbia committed to developing a common core of state standards in English language arts and mathematics for grades K-12.
    http://www.azed.gov/standards-practices/common-core-state-standards/Comments (-1)
    Arizona Department of Economic SecurityWelcome to the Department of Economic Security (DES) - Your Partner for a Stronger Arizona. DES works with families, community organizations, advocates and state and federal partners to realize our collective vision that every child, adult, and family in the state of Arizona will be safe and economically secure.

    http://www.azdes.govComments (-1)
    Child Crisis CenterOur Mission: Strong Families, Safe Kids</strong style="color: #000080; font-size: 10pt">
    The Child Crisis Center is committed to preventing child abuse and neglect. We accomplish this by supporting and strengthening families through education and intervention, by providing a safe environment for children to heal, and by recruiting, training and supporting foster and adoptive families.
    http://www.childcrisis.orgComments (-1)
    Child Crisis Center Family Resource Center NewsletterOur Mission: Strong Families, Safe Kids
    http://www.childcrisis.org/frc/enewsletter.pdf Comments (-1)
    Raising Special KidsThe mission of Raising Special Kids is to improve the lives of children with disabilities by providing families with parent to parent support, training, information, and individual assistance. Programs and services are offered free of charge, in English and Spanish, without regard to the child’s disability, age, family income, qualifying conditions or other eligibility factors.
    http://www.raisingspecialkids.org/Comments (-1)
    Birth to Five HelplineThe Birth to Five Helpline is a free service open to all families with young children looking for the latest child development information from experts in the field. http://www.swhd.org/how-we-help/health-and-development/birth-to-five-helplineComments (-1)
    Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL)The Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL) is focused on promoting the social emotional development and school readiness of young children birth to age 5. CSEFEL is a national resource center funded by the Office of Head Start and Child Care Bureau for disseminating research and evidence-based practices to early childhood programs across the country.
    http://csefel.vanderbilt.edu/Comments (-1)
    Fishful ThinkingThe following website has a variety of recommendations and activities for teaching emotional awareness and resiliency. http://www.fishfulthinking.com/Comments (-1)
    PreKinders: Resources for Pre-K TeachersThe purpose of this site is to share free resources with my fellow preschool / Pre-K teachers. You will find lots of teaching ideas and free printables. Kindergarten teachers may also find many things they can use and adapt.
    http://prekinders.com/Comments (-1)
    DLTK's SitesDLTK's Crafts for Kids features a variety of fun, printable children's crafts, coloring pages and more including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children's favorite cartoon characters.
    http://www.dltk-kids.com/Comments (-1)
    First-School Preschool Activities and CraftsFirst-School features free fun preschool lesson plans, educational early childhood activities, printable crafts, worksheets, calendar of events and other resources for children of preschool age. The preschool crafts, lesson plans and activities are appropriate and adaptable for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarten level (ages 2 to 6).
    http://www.first-school.ws/INDEX.HTMComments (-1)
    Shirley's Preschool ActivitiesEasy preschool activities for busy moms and teachers.http://www.shirleys-preschool-activities.com/Comments (-1)
    StarfallFun website for learning letters and reading!
    http://www.starfall.com/Comments (-1)
    Storyline OnlineStreaming video program featuring famous people reading children's books aloud. http://www.storylineonline.net/Comments (-1)
    Amazing Handwriting Worksheet MakerMake customized handwriting worksheets for your child. http://www.handwritingworksheets.com/Comments (-1)
    Fun BrainFunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history) http://www.funbrain.com/Comments (-1)
    IXL MathIXL is the Web's most comprehensive math practice site. Popular among educators and families, IXL provides unlimited questions in more than 2000 topics. http://www.ixl.com/Comments (-1)
    Primary GamesPlay free online games for kids on PrimaryGames. Site features learning games, action games, puzzles, card games, virtual worlds, coloring pages, and more! http://primarygames.com/Comments (-1)
    Cool Math GamesCool Math Games has cool free online games to learn math, reading and spelling, geography, science, strategy, skill, arithmetic, shapes and colors, logic and more!http://www.coolmath-games.com/
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