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The Counselor Corner is a resource available for families during the Continuity of Learning. There is a link for "Virtual Appointments" with contact information, virtual office hours and a virtual mailbox.
Mission Statement: Professional School Counselors are leaders who advocate, collaborate, and facilitate individual and system change to ensure every student has the knowledge and skills necessary for academic success and personal growth.
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Books for Parents:
- The Angry Child : Regaining Control When Your Child Is Out of Control -- by Timothy Murphy, Loriann Hoff Oberlin
- The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children -- by Ross W. Greene
- Raising Resilient Children : Fostering Strength, Hope, and Optimism in Your Child -- by Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein
- How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk
by Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish
- Parenting With Love and Logic : Teaching Children Responsibility -- by Foster W. Cline, Jim Fay
- Playground Politics: Understanding the Emotional Life of the School-Age Child -- by Stanley I., M.D. Greenspan
- The Challenging Child: Understanding, Raising, and Enjoying the Five "Difficult" Types of Children -- by Stanley I. Greenspan, Jacqueline Salmon
- The Child With Special Needs: Encouraging Intellectual and Emotional Growth -- by Stanley I., Md. Greenspan
- Raising Our Children To Be Resilient: A Guide To Helping Children Cope With Trauma in Today's World -- by Linda Goldman
- Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too by Adele Faber,Elaine Mazlish.
- Parenting information on a variety of topics.
- Information on ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
- Information on empowering parents of children with special needs
- Website full of parenting resources
- Bullying information
- Centre for Children and Families in the Justice System
- Bullying information
- Parent articles on relevant topics
- Information for parents on the influences of TV on children
Books to read with your children about:
- Special Kids in School Series:
Several books on various topics such as ADD, Diabetes, Depression, Dyslexia, Allergies
- The Tenth Good Thing About Barney -- by Judith Viorst
- Lifetimes -- by BRYAN MELLONIE
- The Fall of Freddie the Leaf: 20th Aniversary Edition -- by Leo Buscaglia
- The Saddest Time (An Albert Whitman Prairie Book) -- by Norma Simon, Jacqueline Rogers
- Dog Heaven -- by Cynthia Rylant
- Cat Heaven -- by Cynthia Rylant