Stay Safe & Respectful Online
Tips and Resources from Parent Teacher Association
Parents, teens, educators, and advocates will find tips, safety advice, articles, news, analysis, video and other resources to promote safe, effective use of connected technology.
Common sense media
Empowering parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and technology as a positive force in all kids’ lives.
Resources for Children & Youth
I Statement video produced by kids
from the Mosaic Project
Books About Feelings for Babies and Toddlers
A reading list of books appropriate for infants and toddlers as they learn to navigate complex feelings and emotions
Resources for Adults
The Center for Nonviolent Communication
"When our communication supports compassionate giving and receiving, happiness replaces violence and grieving!" -- Marshall Rosenberg, Founder
CNVC website includes many resources for training, products and networking to help in creating compassionate connections.
Youtube Video of Marshall Rosenberg
9 minute video of Nonviolent Communication founder the background of Nonviolent Communication
The International Focusing Institute
Resources and information on this deep listening modality. Founder Eugene Gendlin stated "Every bad feeling is potential energy toward a more right way of being if you give it space to move toward its rightness."
Great tips in a 7-minute Youtube video for having more satisfying conversations
A script for parents to help stop a child's hitting
From Aha Parenting blog.
Parenting video clips
A unique way of parenting teenagers; the pruning process of the adolescent brain; how to stop yelling at your kids; etc. from Dr. Dan Siegel