Internet Resources for Scarborough Families
The NISD Guidance & Counseling Department web page provides Scarborough families with information regarding the district's guidance & counseling program as well as information about Student Leadership and Safe Schools programs.
NISD Parent 411 provides free online courses for parents and caregivers to learn how to protect children from dangerous situations such as bullying, and drugs and alcohol.
Love and Logic provides a wealth of parenting tips and advice, with articles and handouts for parents of children ranging from newborns to teenagers. Trusted for over 35 years, the parenting advice covers a range of topics such as potty training, aggressive toddlers, homework assignments, internet safety, accountability, appropriate consequences, and more.
Search Institute released a framework of 40 Developmental Assets, which identifies a set of skills, experiences, relationships, and behaviors that enable young people to develop into successful and contributing adults.
Common Sense Media helps families make smart media choices. It offers the largest, most trusted library of independent age-based and educational ratings and reviews for movies, games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and music. Its Parent Concerns and Parent Blog help families understand and navigate the problems and possibilities of raising children in the digital age.
Military OneSource is a confidential Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, National Guard, and reserve members, and their families.
Information includes, but is not limited to,deployment, reunion, relationships, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and childhood services. It is a virtual extension to installation services.
The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas provides information and counseling to children and families grieving the death of a loved one.
Clarity Child Guidance Center exists to transform the lives of children and families. They are the only nonprofit mental health treatment center specializing in children ages 3-17 in San Antonio and South Texas. They provide information and resources for families regarding parenting to promote positive mental health.