Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

da Vinci Logo imageda Vinci Arts Middle School

Creative minds for
challenging times.

2508 NE Everett Street | Portland, OR 97232
Phone: (503) 916-5356 | Fax: (503) 916-2721

Helpful Sites for Families

Here are a few sites to help your child with reading and writing from the National Council of Teachers of English

  1. “How to Help Your Child Become a Better Writer”
  2. “Read Together: Parents and Educators Working Together for Literacy”
  3. “Tips for Parents from the National Council of Teachers of English: Helping Your Teenager to Write Better”

Other Helpful Sites

Internet Safety Links for Kids and Families

  • Internet Safety Information Federal Trade CommissionJust for kids (FTC)
  • Incredible Internet- Smart Surfing Starts Here - Loads of resources for Online safety, cyberbullying, wireless safety, and more
  • Netsmartz411.org - The resource offers families a read and search library for all of your Online safety questions - it even offers parents help with logging on to your child's Myspace.com profile