Teaching & Learning » Parent Resources

Parent Resources

Ready Washington and the WA State PTA are partnering on a parent outreach campaign to build awareness and understanding of Common Core State Standards and Smarter Balanced assessments. Using this link, you'll find parent resources for both in multiple languages.  http://www.readywa.org/parent-guideshandouts.html
Resources for Parent and Family Engagement
    10 Best Practices for Strong Families - English/Spanish

Resources for Students with Disabilities

With technology becoming more and more relevant in the classroom, we have scouted out some of the best learning Apps for Students with Disabilities.  These iPad applications can be used both in the classroom and at home.
iPad Apps for SWD
  • Parent Guide to Early Numeracy
Watch this series of videos from Great Kids that track reading to learn from kindergarten to grade 12.  Produced by Great Schools.

Parents can use these brochures to find out how to use the Smarter Balance score to qualify for entry-level credit-bearing college courses. Available in the following languages:

To earn a high school diploma, a student must earn high school credit, pass state tests or approved alternatives to those tests, complete a Culminating Project (required for classes of 2014 and earlier; not required for classes of 2015 and after per RCW 28A.230.090), and complete a High School and Beyond Plan.