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Impact Teen Drivers
Impact Teen Drivers
Car crashes have been the leading cause of death for American teens for generations. Impact Teen Drivers (ITD) is a leading non-profit organization dedicated to reversing this pervasive yet 100% preventable crisis. ITD’s mission is to develop, promote, and facilitate evidence-based education and strategies to save lives and reduce injuries and fatalities caused by reckless and distracted driving.
Periodic Table of Chemical Elements
American Chemistry Society
Resources, educational activities and resources for students and educators from elementary school to post-doc, including a gallery of periodic tables from preschool through high school from the American Chemistry Society.
California Museum Directory
A list of California museums by type and county as provided by seecalifornia.com
Recycling Resources for California Schools
Resources from CalRecycle including curriculum, current requirements for local schools, and careers in sustainability
EBook: 50 Simple Things Kids Can Do To Recycle
US Department of Education
This book provides 50 recycling ideas for children and features Recycle Rex, the state of California’s “spokesdinosaur” for recycling.
Go Girl Go! Parents Guide
Women's Sports Foundation
The Parents’ Guide will give you some insight into the latest knowledge about motivating your daughter to become active and creating a positive and supportive environment for girls. There are also some ideas on how to communicate better with your daughter, build her self-esteem and help her to make confident decisions.
In Focus: Women and girls in sport
UN Women (United Nations)
Led by UN Women, the Sport for Generation Equality Initiative is inviting stakeholders from across the sports ecosystem to be part of a powerful coalition to make gender equality a lived reality in and through sport. Together, this coalition will accelerate efforts to promote women’s leadership and equality in governance models, prevent and respond to gender-based violence, close the gap in investment in women’s sport and promote equal economic opportunities, promote women’s equal participation and bias-free representation in media, and provide equal opportunities for girls in sport, physical activity and physical education.
Ten Ideas for a Successful Take Your Family to School Week
Education World has a great article for schools to use as they plan their celebrations for Take Your Family to School Week every February.
Community Engagement Initiative
CA State Legislature
The California Statewide System of Support (SOS), which is rooted in identifying and eliminating inequities, has been established to build local capacity to ensure that districts are equipped to develop, implement, and evaluate strategies to ensure that each student has the resources needed to succeed. The SOS includes the California Collaborative for Educational Excellence (CCEE), the California Department of Education, county offices of education, as well as many other entities that serve as “Leads” in particular areas. The Legislature created the Community Engagement Initiative in 2018, pursuant to Section 140 of Assembly Bill 1808, to take the lead with respect to community engagement.
Cooking With Kids
This website, hosted by a New Mexico non-profit, provides tons of kid-friendly recipes, nutrition information, and tips for families cooking together.
Award-Winning African-American Books
Common Sense Media
A comprehensive listing of books, sorted by age, that celebrate African American people and culture, and have also earned some of the most distinguished honors in children’s literature.