Welcome to the webpage for M. A. Hardin Elementary Parent Center!!
The Parent Center is housed in the conference room near the main office. Anytime school is in session, please sign in at the office to get a pass and visit the Parent Center to browse the books and other parenting resources that are available for check out.
There are also several parenting brochures that are free to take with you.
The Volunteer Opportunity binder is also located in the Parent Center. This includes ways that parents can volunteer at Hardin, volunteer policies, and other information related to volunteering.
Also, there is a computer available in the media center so that parents can research parenting issues.
This page will include resources aimed at helping you find ideas, games, and useful information
List of Available Parenting Resources
Children: the Challenge by Rudolf Dreikurs, M.D.
Coping with Kids by Dr. Linda Albert (2 copies)
The Good Kid Book by Howard N. Sloane
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids will Talk by Adele Faber
Parenting Isn’t For Cowards by Dr. James C. Dobson
Parents are Teachers by Wesley C. Becker
Parent’s Homework Dictionary by Dan J. McLaughlin
Parenting Teenagers by Don Dinkmeyer, Sr.
Parenting Wisely: an Effective Interactive Program (VHS)
The Parent’s Handbook by Don Dinkmeyer, Sr. (4 copies)
Raising a Responsible Child by Dr. Don Dinkmeyer
Reinventing Yourself by D. Barnes Boffey, Ed.D
Science Fair Success by Ruth Bombaugh
Single Parenting That Works! By Dr. Kevin Lehman (VHS, DVD, Workbooks)
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
Teach Them to be Happy by Robert A. Sullo
What Every Teacher and Parent Should Know about Dyslexia by Dave Sargent
What All Children Want Their Parents to Know by Diana Loomans
Your Defiant Child-8 Steps to Better Behavior by Russell A. Barkley, PhD