time again for Prepare Tomorrow's Parents Month, from Mother's Day
through Father's Day. This is an important opportunity
for all educators and advocates of preparing children and teens
for parenting to make a difference. Below are some tools for you
to use during this period (and don't hesitate to contact
PTP for help):
Resources for Prepare Tomorrow’s Parents Month.
Illinois Resources for
Prepare Tomorrow’s Parents Month.
California Resources are being developed.
many resources for all states:
the importance of preparing tomorrow’s parents, and the help
available to educators and advocates.
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.
to fax or email to your regional news outlets.
to the editor for you to personalize and send to your local newspapers.
Chapter of the Guide, Preparing
Tomorrow’s Parents: How to Bring Parenting Education for Children
and Teens to your Schools, includes help for working with
the media. For further assistance, email Prepare Tomorrow’s
Parents or call 561-620-0256.
for you to use to request official declaration of Prepare Tomorrow’s
Parents Month from your governor, legislature, county board, city
officials, etc.; your op ed or letter can include your request or
that the government official has endorsed, signed off on, and issued
Tomorrow's Month Reading List and Bookmark of
books that help children learn about babies, nurturing, and parenting,
for parents, schools and libraries.
Lessons and Home Activities
for children and teens of all ages.
Tips to Foster Nurturing in Children offer
quick ideas for parents and others to take advantage of simple and
natural opportunities to teach nurturing and prepare children of
all ages for future parenting.
Rep. Bob Filner's Congressional Floor Speech
for 2005 PTP Month
Please keep Prepare Tomorrow's Parents
informed about your published letters or op eds, and your signed
proclamations! It is important for us to keep track, and we would
like to give credit for your results!