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Useful Resource Links for Students, Parents & Teachers

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Britannica Encyclopedia Online (free)

Britannica Encyclopedia Online Spanish (free)

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Visual Thesaurus (free)

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Reviews.com

ACT/SAT Test Prep Course Reviews


LSA Logos


SDA Hymnals

 


ThinkFinity (All Free Resources)


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Teacher & Students Resources

College Scholarships & Online Degrees:

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About.com

AllTheWeb.com

DogPile.com

Google.com

HotBot.com

Lycos.com

MSN.com

Northern Light

Search.com

Yahoo.com

WebCrawler

Dictionaries:

AllWords.com

Alpha Dictionary

AskOxford.com

Cambridge Online

Dictionary.com

Merriam-Webster

OneLook

Encyclopedias:

Assorted Encyclopedias

Free Internet Encyclopedia

Freealty.com

Internet Public Library

Smithsonian

Wikipedia

Magazines & Journals Multimedia & Internet @ Schools

Teaching Pre K-8

TheJournal.com

Education Week

Teacher Magazine

TechLearning.com

Scholastic

Scholastic Instructor

eSchool News

Current Issues in Education

Learners Online

Teacher Librarian

Great Websites:

 

Academic Info - Subject Guides & Online Degrees

Education Online Search

Kathy Schrock's Guide to Educators

Yahoo Kids

The Learning Page - Library of Congress

The History Channel - Classroom

Popular Sites:

Academic Info [new]- AcademicInfo is an online education resource center with extensive subject guides and distance learning information. Our mission is to provide free, independent and accurate information and resources for prospective and current students (and other researchers).

Teachers' Domain - multimedia digital library for the classroom with collections of science and social studies. Registration is required.

Education World - comprehensive site for education professionals teaching grades K-12 with lesson plans, tips, articles, and resources.

Awesome Library - organizes reviewed resources for teachers, students, parents, and librarians.

Gateway to Educational Materials - search tool to provide educators with access to educational materials on federal, state, university, nonprofit, and commercial Internet sites. From the U.S. Department of Education.

New York Times Learning Network - free news and education resource for teachers of grades 3-12, their students, and parents. Includes lesson plans, vocabulary and geography builders, daily news quiz, On this Day in History, and forums.

abcteach.com - offering ideas and activities for children, parents, student teachers, and teachers. Includes theme units, research and reports, flashcards, and more.

Teachers.Net - teaching resource offering message boards, lesson plans, and resources for teachers from pre-school through college and adult education.

ePALS Classroom Exchange - online collaborative classroom community connects students and teachers around the world. Features teaching resources, translation tools, and more.

TeachNet.com - features teaching ideas, hints, tips, lesson plans, room ideas, and an advice column for K-12 teachers.

PBS TeacherSource - offers thousands of lesson plans and activities in the areas of arts and literature, health and fitness, math, science, and more.

Sites Cont.

Learning Through Collaborative Visualization - attempting to transform science learning to better resemble the authentic practice of science. Focused on atmospheric and environmental science.

Marc Sheehan's Educational Resource Page - provides links to a variety of educational resources, lesson plans, and special education and exceptionality issues.

Math and Reading Help for Kids - directory of articles and resources to help parents make decisions about their child's education.

McGraw-Hill Learning Network - resources for students, teachers, and parents, including lesson plans, assignments, and materials.

Middle School Diaries - resources for schools, districts, educators, parents, and public school advocates working to raise achievement for all students in the middle grades.

MoneyInstructor.com - provides learning worksheets to help educators teach children about money and basic finance subjects.

National Center for Education Statistics K-12 Practitioners' Circle - provides useful information for local educators, policymakers, administrators, and librarians.

New York Times Learning Network - free news and education resource for teachers of grades 3-12, their students, and parents. Includes lesson plans, vocabulary and geography builders, daily news quiz, On this Day in History, and forums.

OWL.org - supports teachers and school staff with practical tips, strategies, community tools, and education materials. A free service of the National Education Association (NEA).

PBS TeacherLine - provides online professional development modules as well as courses facilitated by local PBS member stations.

PBS TeacherSource - offers thousands of lesson plans and activities in the areas of arts and literature, health and fitness, math, science, and more.

PBS: The First Year - documentary follows a year in the life of five young teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School system.

Personal Educational Press - online utility for teachers, parents, and tutors to make flashcards, print word lists, and generate worksheets for educational games.

Renae's Room - offers jokes, downloadable fonts, links, and a discussion forum.

RETAnet (Resources for Teaching About the Americas) - web site for secondary educators with Latin America content for teaching and an on-line interactive learning community of teacher peers.

School Express - provides downloads, worksheets, software, and programs for parents and educators.

SchoolHouseTALK.com - email news service for K-12 classrooms.

Schoolmarm's Lil Red School House - educational tidbits for teachers, students, or anyone interested in learning, focusing on history.

Schoolnotes - allows teachers to post school information for parents and students to access anytime.

Smithsonian Education - offering information and resources for educators, families, and students.

STEducation - links, shareware, job listings, historical documents, books, and more.

Students Can Learn on Their Own - discusses teaching principles and strategies. Features special section for substitute teachers.

Teach-nology.com - provides links to web sites for educators including lesson plans, games, rubrics, and worksheets.

Online University - Resources and Tips for teachers.

Teacher/Pathfinder Educational Village - comprehensive educational resources for teachers, students, and parents.

TeacherLINK - includes a NASA Regional Teacher Resource Center, links, instructional materials, and more.

Teachers Corner, The - message boards, lesson plans, pen pals, book recommendations, teachers' hints, and other resources for primary and intermediate teachers.

Teachers.Net - teaching resource offering message boards, lesson plans, and resources for teachers from pre-school through college and adult education.

TeachersAndFamilies.com - includes educational activities for preschool-age children, study units for K-12 students, and information for parents.

TeacherServe - interactive curriculum enrichment service for high school English and history teachers offering teachers practical help in planning courses and presenting rigorous subject matter to students. Program of the National Humanities Center.

Teachersnetwork.org - nationwide, non-profit education organization that identifies and connects innovative teachers exemplifying professionalism and creativity within public school systems.

TeacherVision.com - features lesson plans, articles, online tools, resources, and more.

Teaching Ideas for Primary Teachers - offering resources for all curriculum areas including literacy, numeracy, science, history, and geography.

Teaching Tolerance - aims to expose hate, racism, and bigotry by providing practical tools to promote tolerance. Includes a searchable hate map, a virtual tour of well-known hate sites with pop-up truth balloons, and ideas for teachers.

TeachNet.com - features teaching ideas, hints, tips, lesson plans, room ideas, and an advice column for K-12 teachers.

TELUS Learning Connection - educators assess, create, and share Internet resources integrated with K-12 curriculum, projects, research strategies, professional growth, mentorship, and communication technologies.

Thirteen Ed Online - provides lesson plans and other resources for teachers, students, parents, and caregivers.

TRIP1 Teaching Resources - features categorized subject areas, lesson plans, and helpful links for elementary teachers.

United Nations CyberSchoolBus - global teaching and learning project providing lesson plans, activities, quizzes, and contests to challenge and engage students.

Video Placement Worldwide - offers free sponsored educational videos to teachers. Site is arranged by grade level.

Virtual LRC - information finding site, created by a librarian, for secondary school students and teachers; gives easy access to pre-selected and evaluated information resources.

Yahoo! Education - features reference materials, online learning communities, and more.

College Atlas - Making an informed decision about which college to attend or which degree program to pursue can be a daunting and difficult endeavor. For nearly a decade we've been helping aspiring students and education oriented professionals make better, more informed choices by providing them with relevant, reliable and up-to-date information about colleges and higher education opportunities.

Sites

4Teachers.org - offers online curriculum development tools, professional development resources, and more.

A0kTeachersStuff - provides resources for teachers including reading, math, and science activities, online reference books, special needs children information, and freebies for teachers.

abcteach.com - offering ideas and activities for children, parents, student teachers, and teachers. Includes theme units, research and reports, flashcards, and more.

Academic Info [new] - AcademicInfo is an online education resource center with extensive subject guides and distance learning information. Our mission is to provide free, independent and accurate information and resources for prospective and current students (and other researchers).

American Teachers - offers teachers and families the technology tools to increase communication and create a more effective learning environment. Includes homework calendars, lesson plans, kid safe surfing, retirement planning, and more.

Awesome Library - organizes reviewed resources for teachers, students, parents, and librarians.

Cradleboard Teaching Project - provides Native American curriculum to mainstream and Native American schools.

Dairy Council of California for Educators - offering free and ready-to-use nutrition education programs for California teachers that meet state content standards.

Development Education Program (DEP) - provides teaching and learning materials on the social, economic and environmental issues of sustainable development.

Digital Education Network (DEN) - offers online tutorials and research tools for educators.

EDSITEment - guide to humanities websites featuring teaching materials, lessons plans, and more.

Education Place - Houghton Mifflin offers K-8 resources for teachers, students, and parents. Includes reading/language arts, math, science, social studies, intervention, professional development, activities, games, and textbook support.

Education World - comprehensive site for education professionals teaching grades K-12 with lesson plans, tips, articles, and resources.

Educational Research Service - nonprofit foundation serving the research and information needs of educators and the public. Offers products, search by topic, and links to educational associations.

Educator's Toolkit - includes a monthly newsletter featuring reviews of educational web sites, themes, lesson plans, parent and teacher resources.

Educators Network, The - offers a variety of resources for K-12 teachers including lesson plans, theme units, worksheets, tools, news, and more.

ePALS Classroom Exchange - online collaborative classroom community connects students and teachers around the world. Features teaching resources, translation tools, and more.

Evergreen Project Adventures - online learning environment from the Missouri Botanical Garden teaching students about biomes and ecosystems. Includes teacher resources and student activities.

FacultyShack.Com - irreverent resource and advice for teachers and educators. Includes advice columns, book reviews, and discussions about current issues in schools and the teaching profession.

First Grade Plus - where primary grade teachers find free, supplementary materials to enhance their daily curricula. Featuring Tuckertown and its fascinating cast of animal characters.

Frozen Toes - shares information about Canada's Arctic, describes the Arctic Millenium Expedition, provides teaching resources and learning activities, and offers a library of resources for further study.

Fund for Teacher - nonprofit organization providing educational grants to teachers for summer sabaticals. 

Gateway to Educational Materials - search tool to provide educators with access to educational materials on federal, state, university, nonprofit, and commercial Internet sites. From the U.S. Department of Education.

Global Learning Online - educational site for teachers on global and development education.

Guerrilla Teachers - subversive educational forum.

HomeworkNOW - allows teachers to post their classroom assignments on the Internet.

iLoveSchools.com - free matchmaking service where school teachers request materials and supplies while potential donors search for a teacher in need of their gifts of money, or new and used goods.

in the staffroom.com - offers curriculum and information on other teaching-related topics.

Infoplease 4 Teachers - combined reference and teacher resource.

Internet School Library Media Center - comprehensive guide to children's and young adult literature, curriculum units, lesson plans and resources in subject disciplines, such as history, math, science, and social science.

Learning Resource Server - contains resources for accessing and creating knowledge for K-12 classes, higher education students and teachers, and teacher education

       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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