Tomorrow's Parents Month 2007 from Mothers Day, May 13, 2007 to
Father's Day, June 17 is an important opportunity,
for all educators and advocates of preparing Illinois children and
teens for parenting, to make a difference.
advocates: here are some tools
for you to use during this period. Click on the links below.
Prepare Tomorrow's Parents Month Partners:
University M.A. Program in Applied Professional Studies: Parenting
Education and Support
Association for Infant Mental Health
Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers Association
College Early Childhood Education Program
Infant Death Services of Illinois
Prepare Illinois Children and Teens for Parenting?
supporting the need for parenting education for children and teens
to promote the importance of preparing young people for parenting,
in pdf files for 8.5x11 and 11x17 sizes to print from a computer
or send to a copy shop. Includes a space to insert your own information.
for you to use to request official declaration of Prepare Tomorrow’s
Parents Month from Governor Blagojevich, the Illinois legislature,
your mayor or city officials.
to print and get signatures. Let Illinois Governor Blagojevich and
Interim State Superintendent of Education Dr. Christopher Koch know
their constituency supports and urges Parenting Education for children
and teens in Illinois schools.
Press Materials and Illinois Press Contact Lists
and Consumer Sciences Parenting Education Resources:
out the many resources on the National Prepare
Tomorrow's Parents Month web pages, including a reading
list and bookmark, lessons and activities, and more.