Parents' Guide to Student Success: The Parents’ Guides to Student Success was developed by teachers, parents and education experts in response to the Common Core State Standards that more than 45 states have adopted. See guides for grades K-8.
Parents For Healthy Schools: The CDC has developed a set of resources called Parents for Healthy Schools to help schools and school groups (e.g., parent teacher associations (PTA) and school wellness committees) engage parents to create healthy school environments.
Edutopia: A comprehensive website and online community that increases knowledge, sharing, and adoption of what works in K-12 education. Emphasis is on core strategies: project-based learning, comprehensive assessment, integrated studies, social and emotional learning, educational leadership and teacher development, and technology integration.
Zero to Three: A national nonprofit organization that provides parents, professionals and policymakers the knowledge and the know-how to nurture early development.
Do your students need dental care?
Creston Children's Dental Clinic serves all PPS Students and provides dental care for uninsured children, K-12, in the Portland Public Schools system who qualify for the free or reduced lunch program.
The clinic also accepts Oregon Health Plan patients with ODS/Moda, Capitol, or Advantage dental insurance. If your child qualifies, please print and fill out the registration form from the Creston Dental Clinic website and bring it by the clinic.