Support Resources

Academic Resources

  • Organization
    • Daily Planner Excel Template
    • SMART Goal Planning Worksheet
  • Study
    • Guide to Improving Numerous High School Study Skills
    • How to Study Comprehensive Website
  • Test Taking
    • Top 10 for Better Test Taking
    • Standardized Testing Tips (ACT/SAT) 
  • Writing
    • The Purdue Online Writing Lab
    • Macalester College's 'Write Well' Campaign - A series of video tips
  • Other
    • 8 Ways to be a Successful 9th Grader 

Mental Health Resources

  • Depression
    • National Institute of Mental Health on Depression
    • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK(8255)
  • Anxiety
    • National Institute of Mental Health on Anxiety
  • Bullying 
    • Cyberbullying: Identification, Prevention and Response
  • Grief/Loss
    • The Process and Common Reactions to Grief
    • What to Say to Those in Grief
    • What Adults Need to Know About Grief and Kids of All Ages
    • How to Help a Grieving Teen
  • Stress
    • Building Resiliency 
    • Stress in Children and Adolescence: Tips for Parents
  • Chemical Abuse 
    • Signs and Symptoms of Drug Abuse
    • Twin Cities Al-Anon and Al-Alateen Meeting Schedule
    • Narcotics Anonymous Twin Cities Meetings Schedule
  • Eating Disorders
    • National Eating Disorders Association 
  • Community Mental Health Resources 
    • Anoka County Youth Services
    • Hennepin County Youth Services

Parenting Resources

  • Dr. David Walsh: Mind Positive Parenting Blog
  • 40 Developmental Assets for Youth and How Parents can Foster them
  • Helping your Teen Write Better: Tips for Parents