Blogs: Parenting

Sticker Rewards in a Place Far, Far Away

Teachers lead the way in rewarding kids with virtual stickers!

Ila Langner
02/25/2021 - 10:00 PM

Pathfinders Rebekah Gonzalez and Joan Weagle: Library INSIDERS Leaders!

Rebekah Gonzalez and Joan Weagle provide innovation and energy to INSIDERS, an accessible program for youths and adults with disabilities!

Ila Langner
02/10/2021 - 10:00 PM

Screen Time and Young Children

What you should know about screen time and young children.

Nari Ferderer
02/09/2021 - 7:00 AM

Picture Books About Love

Picture books about love that exceed size, death, time, space, and reality.

Ila Langner
02/04/2021 - 10:00 PM

Winter Activities for your Preschooler

Games and learning activities to do at home.

Nari Ferderer
12/11/2020 - 7:00 AM

Strengthening Families: Five Protective Factors Part 2

Part 2 of 2 of Mary Ellen Peterson's talk about how to strengthen families during COVID-19.

Ila Langner
12/03/2020 - 10:00 PM

Strengthening Families: Five Protective Factors Part 1

Parent advocate Mary Ellen Peterson provides a webinar at Parents Helping Parents regarding strengthening families.

Ila Langner
11/05/2020 - 10:00 PM

Talking to Kids About 2020: Going Back to School

Books and resources to prepare children for going back or starting to in-person school.

Nari Ferderer
10/28/2020 - 10:00 AM

StoryWalk: A Free, Outdoor Reading Adventure

A unique, family-friendly reading experience in the Alum Rock Village of East San José combines the fun of reading, counting, walking, and exploring!

Treasure Nguyen
10/15/2020 - 7:00 PM

Need Help with Your Homework? Check This Out!

San Jose Public Library has many homework resources for you: live tutors and primary and secondary online sources!

Ila Langner
09/17/2020 - 10:00 PM

Leaving for College: Supplies

What do you need when you go to college? Here is a list of where to get them: packing, ordering, or on campus.

Ila Langner
08/27/2020 - 10:00 PM

Talking to Kids about 2020 (Part 1): Starting the Conversation

How to talk about the tough topics of the year with your children.

Nari Ferderer
08/27/2020 - 7:00 AM