Wonderful parenting resources are available on-line. Here is our list of recommended family sites:
This is the website of the nationally syndicated talk show host and psychologist Ray Guarendi. He has special articles of interest to parents that range from discipline to peer pressure to setting rules for your children. He also has a listing of the radio talk show times in case you are interested in calling in the program.
This is a website dedicated to organizing and running a parenting discussion group. You will find practical advice on how to set up these groups complete with folios of how parents have conducted them.
Dr. Hahn has delivered numerous talks nationally and internationally on a wide variety of topics talks related to Scripture and the Catholic faith. Hundreds of these talks have been produced on audio and videotapes by St. Joseph Communications. His talks have been effective in helping thousands of Protestants and fallen away Catholics to (re)embrace the Catholic faith.
Coleen believes today's teens face escalating sexual pressures. "It’s difficult because our own parents weren’t open with us. But our kids are getting it from the media, and that is very distorted. We need to show them that love is the big deal, not sex." she says.
Dedicated to excellence and fairness in early education, the Core Knowledge Foundation is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan organization founded in 1986 by E. D. Hirsch, Jr., professor emeritus at the University of Virginia and author of many acclaimed books including Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know and The Schools We Need and Why We Don't Have Them. The Foundation conducts research on curricula, develops books and other materials for parents and teachers, offers workshops for teachers, and serves as the hub of a growing network of Core Knowledge schools.
Here is our list of recommended sites for girls and boys actvities:
LCT aims to help boys develop into fine, hard-working and courageous men who can be leaders among their peers. The camp's full, well-balanced schedule is designed to motivate the boys to use their talents in order to lead and serve others while developing good character and strong friendships.
High goals. Lasting Friendships. Dedicated guidance. Young girls need them. Camp Bluebonnet aims at providing girls with all three. Designed by parents, educators, and other professionals, Camp Bluebonnet motivates young girls to use their talents in order to lead and serve others at home, school, and in the community.