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21st Century Parent Resources

Edutopia Parent Guide to 21st Century Learning


College Financial Aid & Planning Presentation

The Marin County Office of Education (MCOE) hosted a presentation for parents on financing the cost of college. The presentation included New Prior-Prior Year (PPY) Deadlines, Financial Aid Sources, Cost Reduction Tactics and Expected Contributions. 

College Financial Aid & Planning Video

College Financial Aid & Planning Presentation


Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Parent Resources

Common Core State Standards

3 Minute Video Explaining CCSS - English

3 Minute Video Explaining CCSS - Spanish

Student/Parents Tab on the California Department of Education Common Core State Standards Web Page


Parent Roadmaps

English Language Arts
PTA Brochure Parents' Guide to Student Success
Schooling at Home
In California, there are several ways that parents educate their children at home:
  • Through an existing private school
  • Through a public charter or independent study program
  • By opening their own private home based school and filing the Private School Affidavit (PSA) with the California Department of Education (CDE)

General information about filing the private school affidavit

 Frequently Asked Questions on Schooling at Home







Raquel Rose, Assistant Superintendent, 415-499-5891 -
Laura Trahan, Director, 415-499-5870 -
Beth Kradepohl, Program Manager, 415-499-5888 -