Child Development Centers

Parent Resouces

Megan's Law - Provides information to parents and childcare providers about Registered Sex Offenders in California.  The database may be searched by zipcode , city or by name.

Development of Speech - Link to the website of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.  Gives parents suggestions to encouage their child's speech and language development.

Ages & Stages of Development - Link to your child's development.  Also gives tips on how to help your child learn, based on his or her learning style.


Teacher Resources

California Department of Education's Desired Results Webpage

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing - Renew your permit online or check the status of a pending permit application.

Child Development Training Consortium- Provides technical assistance to child development professionals

Desired Results - Offers a wide variety of downloadable tools and resources for teachers, administrators, trainers, and families to support the achievement of educational goals for California's children.

Keenan Safe College - Access tools and training to create a safe learning environment.

Three 4 Me - A great website for increasing parent involvement in your classroom.

Curriculum Ideas & Activities

Story based activities - Link to Arkansas Department of Human Services, provides activities for 38 favorite children's stories (some including flannel board pieces).

Nuttin' but Kids - Link to lots of printable teacher resources - file folder games, flannel board stories, and more.

Virtual Vine Website - Tons of ideas to strengthen the environment in the areas of literacy, math, and theme related activities.

Perpetual Preschool Website - Link to many theme based activities separated by songs, snacks, games, science, art, and misc.  (This site does have a lot of pop-ups, but contains a wealth of material).

Preschool Education Website - A wealth of theme based activities and more, however, this site is also plagued with pop-ups.