Learning Tools for Parents

Essential Learning Tools for Parents

Resource Description
Get help in understanding the Florida Standards and discovering learning resources that are aligned to the educational expectations for your child at the Florida Standards for Parents page.
Palm Beach Licensed resources

Licensed Resources

Palm Beach County Schools licenses many online resources for use by our students both at school and at home.

Some of the resources that we license require a login for home use. To see what usernames and passwords to use for these services please check with your school media specialist, your child's teacher, or in the Parent/Student Handbook.

You can also see the user name and passwords required in this document on Edline. (You must login with your Edline username to view this document.)

Online Resources

Student Pages

You'll find links to the resources, online textbooks, and other content we've selected for students in specific grades on these pages:

Online Textbooks

The links below lead to the online textbooks licensed by Palm Beach County Schools.

  • If you access your textbooks through Edline you can use your Edline login to get to your teacher's home page.
  • Click on the textbook button below if you have a separate login provided by your teacher for your online textbook.
Resource Description
Elementary Textbooks
ThinkCentral ThinkCentral

  • K- 5 Math
  • K-5 Science
ConnectEd Connect ED

  • Social Studies
Middle School Textbooks
ConnectEd Connect ED:

  • Math 1 & 2 (Reg & Advanced) / Math 3
  • Math 1 & 2 (Reg & Advanced) / Math 3
Pearson SuccessNet Pearson SuccessNet:

  • 6 - 8 Interactive Science
  • Algebra 1 & 2 (Regular and Honors)
  • Geometry Honors
Pearson SuccessNet Plus Pearson SuccessNet Plus:

  • M/J US History
  • M/J World History
Scholastic Scholastic:

  • Reading
High School Textbooks
Pearson SuccessNet Pearson SuccessNet:

  • Algebra 1 &2 (Reg & Honors)
  • Geometry
  • Biology Honors


Pearson SuccessNet Plus Pearson SuccessNet Plus:


  • Honors Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Earth Science
  • Psychology 1 & 2
  • HMH Collections LIT 9-12
Classzone Classzone:

  • Biology Regular
Gale Cengage Cengage:

  • Marine Science Honors
  • AP World History
Wiley Wiley:

  • AP Environmental Science

Help With Homework!

Does your child need help finding information for a report or project? You can find it here!

Resource Description
BrainPOP BrainPOP has several sites where students can review all of the topics they've been covering in school.

Ask a Librarian Use Ask a Librarian to chat with a real librarian who will help you with your research. Open until Midnight on weekdays! (This service is only available from your home computer.)
Khan Academy With a library of over 2,700 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 240 practice exercises, Khan Academy allows students to review material and concepts on a wide range of topics.
Discovery Education Discovery Education knows that everyone has trouble with their homework from time to time. Whether it's earth science or subtraction, past presidents or punctuation, you can find help for all sorts of topics at Discovery Ed.
Hippocampus Hippocampus has a huge collection of free video tutorials on topics that include math, social studies, science, the humanities and more. This is a great place to get a quick refresher or learn more about individual topics. (Some advertising will be displayed.)

College and Career Center

Resource Description
careers.org Use Careers.Org to investigate more than 150,000 pages about online degrees and universities, jobs and occupations, and entrepreneurial opportunities from the #1 site for career resources in the United States, Canada and across the world.
FASFA Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) is the first step toward getting federal aid for college, career school, or graduate school. More than $150 billion in grants, loans, and work-study funds are awarded to students each year, but you have to complete the FAFSA to see if you can get any of that money.
Florida Virtual Campus The Florida Virtual Campus is a service of the State University System of Florida and provides lots of links to Florida colleges as well as information about planning for a career, a college major, and move.
Scholarship listing Palm Beach County Schools complete listing of scholarship programs for students.