Holden Elementary Parent Resource Page (Title I)
Websites of Interest:
Protect MI Child
Are your children safe while online? Michigan families, especially minors, are becoming inundated with advertisements from alcohol, tobacco, pornography and gambling marketers through different internet and cell phone in boxes. Thankfully, the State of Michigan offers a free program to stop adult advertisements from reaching e-mails, mobile phones (text messaging ads) and instant messenger IDs. The Michigan Child Protection Registry is a free do-not-contact service for Michigan’s families and schools and can be located at www.protectmichild.com.
This web page houses Cyber Safety Resources for parents who want to help keep their children safe when using the computer. The web page is sponsored by the Michigan Attorney General's Office.
CitizenObserver is a web based notification toolset for law enforcement that enables citizens to receive and respond to text, email, and web alerts from your agency.
Alerts: Using CitizenObserver, your agency can send outbound messages to targeted public and private groups via email and text message.
Publishing: Alerts are posted to the web and can be published to your agency website, Google maps and social networks like Facebook automatically via RSS feed. Tips: tip411 enables the public to text an anonymous tip that can be responded to by authorized personnel in your agency.
Care of Macomb
Community assessment referral and education to support individuals and families through a network of substance abuse, mental health and employee assistance services.
Transition to Kindergarten Parent Guides
The Michigan Department of Education (MDE), Office of Great Start/Early Childhood Education and Family Services, is pleased to share a resource for parents of children entering kindergarten. The resource is a culmination of many offices within MDE working together to develop Parent Guides, a series of tip sheets which highlight a variety of questions parents may have when their children are entering kindergarten.