Parenting & Education

As a trusted early care and education provider, we have amassed a wealth of resources valuable to parents navigating the joyful waters of raising children.

Happy child and teacher readingClassic Children’s Literature

We’ve compiled our favorite children’s books. Although listed by age, most of these books can be enjoyed by children (and adults) of all ages. Learn more.

Parenting Books

Our go-to list of child-development books, many of which we have available for parents to borrow. Learn more.

Family Friendly Events & Activities

Austin360

Austin Aquarium

Austin Parks & Recreation

Austin Family magazine

Austin Farmer’s Markets

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum

Free Fun in Austin: Local Adventures for Families

Family Things to Do in Austin, Texas

Do512 Family

Austin Kids Guide

Austin Kids’ Directory

Austin, Texas for Kids

Austin Public Library Youth Programs

Austin Nature & Science Center

Dougherty Arts Center

The Thinkery

Austin Museums for Kids

Austin Zoo

Zach Scott Theater

Texas Night Sky Festival

Parenting & Education

Parenting.org
Valuable resources, articles and stories offering parenting help from Boys Town.

FamilyEducation.com
Parenting advice, activities for children, family games and recipes from the Family Education Network.

HealthyChildren.org
The go-to resource for children’s health issues and insight, from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

WholeKidsFoundation.org
From the folks at Whole Foods, some great information about nutrition and wellness.

Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
Local children’s health information and resources.

Austin Regional Clinic Pediatric Health Library
Robust and searchable database of topics related to children’s health.

Education.com
Parenting, child development and education information from birth to college-age.

Working Mother magazine
Family and career articles, parenting tips and mom blogs.

Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child 
Shares its research and information aimed at expanding opportunities early in life.

Safe Riders Traffic Safety Program
Sponsored by the Texas Department of State Health Services in cooperation with the Texas Department of Transportation, Safe Riders provides helpful information about child passenger safety.

Central Texas School Districts

Austin Independent School District

College Station Independent School District

Hays Consolidated Independent School District

Leander Independent School District

Pflugerville Independent School District

Round Rock Independent School District

Year-End Tax Statements

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