Information for Parents
Information for Parents
On these pages you will find Parent Night Presentations, Helpful Articles and Books and other resources the counseling staff thought would be helpful. Please use the links on the left-hand side of the page to find information we believe will be most helpful to you as a North Branch HS parent.
 
General Web Resources for Parents
NetSmartz http://www.netsmartz.org
NetSmartz411 http://www.netsmartz411.org
Parent Teens.com http://www.parentteen.com/
Parenting Teens http://www.parentingteens.com/
Parents Universal Resource Experts http://www.helpyourteens.com/
Raising Successful Teenagers http://www.childdevelopmentinfo.com/parenting/teens.shtml
Parent Toolkit http://www.parenttoolkit.com/
 
Helpful Books
  • WHY Do They Act That Way?: A Survival Guide to the Adolescent Brain for You and Your Teen by David Walsh
  • No! Why Kids--of All Ages--Need to Hear It and Ways Parents Can Say It by David Walsh
Post-Secondary Planning Books 
  • Barron's Profiles of American Colleges
  • Rugg's Recommendations on the Colleges
  • The College Finder
  • Pope's Colleges That Change Lives
  • Letting Go-A Parent's Guide to Understanding the College Years
  • A Parent's Guide to College Life