The NTSC and ACRN
have developed brochures for parents who want to help their
children with career development. The brochures are
in English and Spanish, and are grouped under five topic areas:
with Special Needs
All resources on
the ACRN parent page support No Child Left Behind
(NCLB), the education reform legislation signed into law by
President Bush in 2002. If you want to learn more, please
take a look at this short paper, "America’s Career Resource
Network Parents’ Guide and How it Supports No Child Left
Help young children learn, develop skills and see the connections
between school and adult life.
Find out what you can do to help your children succeed at school.
Work with your children to translate their natural talents and
interests into possible careers.
Beyond High School
Help older children prepare for additional education or training
after high school that leads to an interesting, well-paying
Children with Special Needs
You can make sure your children with special needs get the quality
education to which they are entitled by law.