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ArtsAlive.ca Resources for Parents

ArtsAlive.ca Resources for Parents

Furthering a child’s music education can be overwhelming for parents with many questions about talent, resources, lessons, instruments, etc. This site provides parents with FAQs on hot topics such as finding a teacher or how to inspire interest in music. Quick links to Canada’s music scene and other national music and cultural sites round out this …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts; Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

GED Testing Service

GED Testing Service

Are you thinking about taking the GED exam to earn your high school diploma? This is the official site which can help you learn what to study and what to expect on the test. They also provide information on testing sites worldwide.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Educational Tests & Measurements; School And Homework Help–College–Test Preparation

Occupational Therapy Plan

Occupational Therapy Plan

Provides activities and lessons for children based on specific skills and materials. Although directed towards use in occupational therapy, this site is especially good for parents and teachers who are looking for craft ideas.
Subject: Education–Early Childhood And Pre-school; Education–K-12 Education; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers

Pennsylvania Department of Education – Standards Alligned System – Materials and Resources

Pennsylvania Department of Education – Standards Alligned System – Materials and Resources

Includes materials and resources on “four major content areas (mathematics, science, social studies, reading-writing-speaking-listening)” for grades K-12.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–K-12 Education

I Need a Pencil

I Need a Pencil

Free SAT prep designed to improve scores by providing material in an interesting and uniquely structured manner. Registration and log in required.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Educational Tests & Measurements; School And Homework Help–College–Test Preparation

Thinkfinity

Thinkfinity

Contains educational resources for K-12 students, teachers, parents, and after-school programs. There are nine content partners that can be searched by keyword, subject, resource type, and/or grade level. It is also searchable by themes or subject areas.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–K-12 Education; Teachers & Parents Corner–Lesson Planning; Reference–Reference Resources For Teachers & Parents; School And Homework Help–Homework Help

Education for Enterprise

Education for Enterprise

Need ideas for incorporating real world, practical lessons into classes and curriculum? Check out this site; although designed specifically for integration into the New Zealand curriculum, teachers from all over will find the ideas and resources useful and applicable.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–K-12 Education

SchulWeb

SchulWeb

SchulWeb allows users to search for primary and secondary German schools located all over the world. The listing for each school has a link to their homepage, a link for contact information about the school, and in some cases a link to the school’s newspaper. Also available in German, French, or Russian.
Subject: Germany; Education–International Education; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–German Social Life & Customs; Education–K-12 Education

Southwest Educational Development Laboratory

Southwest Educational Development Laboratory

“Research-based resources for systemic school improvement, including reports, products, and databased developed in-house and links with the other nine RELs and their products. REL products and services are addressed primarily to educators, education administrators, and education policymakers and focus on practical applications of education research …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education–Government Policy

Community Learning Network

Community Learning Network

“The Community Learning Network WWW home page is designed to help K-12 teachers integrate technology into their classrooms. It has over 265 menu pages with more than 5,800 annotated links to free resources on educational WWW sites — all organized within an intuitive structure. Since September of 1996, visitors from 165 different countries have mad …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Education–K-12 Education–Educational Technology