PBS Parents: Welcome to PBS Parents, the trusted online resource that's filled with information about your child’s development from birth through the early school years. Created with input from experts in child psychology, early childhood education, media and other fields, PBS Parents provides the answers you need to be your child’s first, best teacher. http://www.pbs.org/parents
U.S. Department of Education: ED was created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies. ED's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.
Scholastic Parents: Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, has a corporate mission supported through all of its divisions of helping children around the world to read and learn. Recognizing that literacy is the cornerstone of a child's intellectual, personal and cultural growth, for over 87 years, Scholastic has created quality products and services that educate, entertain and motivate children and are designed to help enlarge their understanding of the world around them. http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/parentsHome.jsp
New York State United Teacher's Organization: How to help your child with Document Based Questions http://nysut.org/standards/101-parents-dbq.html
National Geographic for Kids: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com
The New York Times Learning Network: The New York Times Learning Network is a free service for students in grades 3-12, their teachers and parents. http://www.nytimes.com/learning
The Library of Congress: Discover all the resources the Library of Congress has to offer. http://www.loc.gov/index.html
Encyclopedia Britannica Online: The Britannica Online Student Edition provides a safe search environment for kids without distractive advertising. http://www.britannica.com