Publications

Parents League of New York supports families and children by providing a broad range of educational and parenting resources. Each year we draw on our unequaled experience and affiliations to develop and offer a wide array of printed and online publications.  

Included with Membership:

Parents League Review: All members receive a copy of the latest issue of the Review, our annual journal on education and parenting. Learn more about the Review. This publicaion is also available for purchase. $25.00 plus $4.00 shipping. Purchase online, or call our office at 212-737-7385.

Guide to New York City Preschools: The only annually updated New York City preschool guide with nearly 300 listings. Families with young children receive this publication with membership.

Let's Play: a comprehensive listing activities for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Families with young children receive this publication with membership.

Online School Directory: Featuring over 300 Parents League Member Schools including independent and private preschools, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and special needs schools in New York City and the surrounding area and boarding schools across the country and abroad.

Available for Purchase:

The New York Independent Schools Directory This comprehensive directory contains enrollment, ages, tuition and descriptions of all schools who hold membership with ISAAGNY (Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York). $25.00 plus $4.00 shipping. Purchase online, or call our office at 212-737-7385

Parents League Review: All members receive a copy of the latest edition of the Review, our annual journal on education and parenting in January. Learn more about the Review. This publicaion is also available for purchase to the public. $25.00 plus $4.00 shipping. Purchase online, or call our office at 212-737-7385.

PLNY Blog

by Kathleen Carroll Giles, Head of School, Middlesex School

I was running some errands last weekend along a busy suburban road, and as an inveterate (and involuntary) reader, I found myself noticing not only the plethora of garage sale signs that sprung up over the weekend, but also several advertising signs new to my eyes. “Playground falls can lead to lifelong injury,” warns the sign out in front of an acupuncture office. “Grades too low? Get help before exams!” exhorts a sign 50 or so yards down the road, posted in front of a franchised tutoring business.

by Gina Malin, Executive Director and Elaine Perlman, School Advisor

Executive Director Gina Malin sits down with Parents League School Advisor Elaine Perlman to talk about how parents can better communicate with children.

How we talk to kids can determine their behavior. Here are Elaine's recommendations for fostering learning, care, empathy and closeness: