Resources

Parents are valued partners at Bedford Heights Elementary, where we believe that successful learning is best achieved through collaborative partnerships with parents, families, positive adult and student role models and all sectors of the broader community. In addition to the resources found on this site, parents are encouraged to contact your child's teachers and the school office for more information and partner opportunities.

For Parents

STAAR Resources

STAAR ResourcesThe resources on this website provide information and sample test questions to familiarize Texas educators and the public with the design and format of the STAAR assessments. The information is intended to help educators understand how the new STAAR program measures the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) curriculum standards. These resources are intended to support, not narrow or replace, the teaching of the TEKS curriculum.

Parent Education Programs | Texas PTA

With our educational resources, Texas PTA is working to make parents, teachers and students aware of the potential negative impact of bullying.

Love and Logic - Helping Parents and Teachers Raise Responsible Kids

Love and Logic provides simple and practical techniques to help parents and teachers have less stress and more fun while raising responsible kids.

  
NetSmartz Kids - teaching children what to watch out for online

Parents or caregivers, educators, government officials, law enforcement, and youth organizations that want to learn more about the Internet and the possible dangers to children online should visit http://www.netsmartz.org/.

PBS for Parents

This site contains guides on a variety of topics such as child development, curriculum commections and technology for kids. It also shares information on hot issues in education. On the lighter side, there are games, stories and guides to the TV programs offered by PBS. This guide is also available in Spanish.

Scholastic for Parents

This site contains age appropriate guides for helping your child learn to love reading. Divided into early childhood and school age children, the site also contains resources for helping your child with math, technology and other subjects. Additionally, there is an array of information about family matters.

Tarrant County Public Health

Since its inception in the 1950s, Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) has been a valuable local resource by providing services to all Tarrant County residents aimed at promoting, achieving and maintaining a healthy standard of living.

For Students