California Council of Parent Participation Nursery Schools
The California Council of Parent Participation Nursery Schools (CCPPNS) is a state-wide community of parents and educators committed to teaching and inspiring families through parent involvement and mutual support.
Shots for School
California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch's website contains information about immunizations required for school entry in California.
SB 792 Vaccines for Day Care Workers Fact Sheet
Provided by the County of Santa Clara, this fact sheet provides details on SB 792 (Mendoza), and vaccines required for day care workers.
Hand in Hand Parenting
Their mission is to support parents with the insights and skills they need to listen and connect with their children in a way that allows each child to thrive.
Kind and Firm Parenting
Based on the Positive Discipline philosophy they have classes, workshops and talks.
Bay Area Parent
Bay area parent magazine with monthly ideas for activities for families with children.
Bay Area Hiker
A great resource for hiking with children in the Bay Area.
Las Madres Neighborhood Playgroups
Formed in 1953 by a group of women in a childbirth class, Las Madres provides a network of neighborhood playgroups for those with children born in the same year.
The Preschooler's Brain: How Young Children Learn
When a child is born, he has about 100 billion neurons. Most of them are not connected at birth, but by the time he is three years old each neuron can have over ten thousand connections! And it doesn't stop there.
Let 'Em Out! The Many Benefits of Outdoor Play In Kindergarten
At Swiss Waldkindergartens, or forest kindergartens, children spend all of their school days playing outdoors, no matter the weather.
Positive Discipline for Attention Seeking Behaviors
Connecting with you is what your child needs to form a healthy emotional bond that will foster relationship skills for life.
The Benefits of Helping Preschoolers Understand and Discuss Their Emotions
Emotional literacy at an early age can make a big difference in a person's life.