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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

West Virginia Department of Education – Content Standards and Objectives

West Virginia Department of Education – Content Standards and Objectives

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of West Virginia. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

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

District of Columbia Public Schools Curriculum Content Standards

District of Columbia Public Schools Curriculum Content Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 in the District of Columbia. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level. Standards are available in HTML and PDF format as well as the following languages: English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Amharic.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

New York State Education Deparment Core Curriculum

New York State Education Deparment Core Curriculum

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of New York. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

NEA – Research Spotlight on Year-Round Schools

NEA – Research Spotlight on Year-Round Schools

The National Education Association has provided a comprehensive look at the debate over year-round education. This resource includes links to other websites that offer research regarding student testing results and other information.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform; Education–Alternative Education–Experimental Methods

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Student Assessment

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Student Assessment

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Missouri. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Pennsylvania Department of Education State Education Standards

Pennsylvania Department of Education State Education Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Pennsylvania. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as civics, math, science, social studies, etc. Standards are available in HTML, Microsoft Word, and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Idaho State Department of Education Content Standards with Limits

Idaho State Department of Education Content Standards with Limits

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Idaho. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Montana Office of Public Instruction – Content Standards and Performance Descriptors

Montana Office of Public Instruction – Content Standards and Performance Descriptors

K-12 education content standards for the state of Montana. Organized by content areas such as arts, health and physical activity, library media, math, reading, science, social studies, technology, world languages, writing, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Wyoming Department of Education State Standards

Wyoming Department of Education State Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Wyoming. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Global Education Database

Global Education Database

Search for international education statistics from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics and the Demographic and Health Surveys. View indicators for one country, or compare indicators across multiple countries.
Subject: Education–International Education; Education–K-12 Education–School Reports And Statistics

Georgia Department of Education Standards

Georgia Department of Education Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Georgia. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, reading, science, social studies, writing, and more. Standards available in HTML format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

The Education Trust

The Education Trust

An organization that focuses on high academic achievement for all students with an emphasis on partnerships between colleges and K-12. This site provides reports, presentations, standards and other information on the latest advancements in schools.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform

No Child Left Behind

No Child Left Behind

Detailed information on the landmark U.S. education reform passed in 2002 . This site from the U.S. Department of Education includes an overview of the act, statistics, guides, FAQ and much more.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform; Education–K-12 Education–Government Policy

Parent Involvement in Education ??? Connect for Kids

Parent Involvement in Education ??? Connect for Kids

“Learn how schools, businesses and community members can play a role in helping parents ensure their children’s success in school.??? Resources on the site address how parents can help their children develop as learners, work on their homework, and prepare for going back to school. Other information focuses on how parents can get involved in the cl …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

Partnership for Learning

Partnership for Learning

Partnership for Learning ???helps schools and communities work together to boost learning from birth through the transition to college. The Partnership publishes reports, conducts trainings, and coordinates programs as a non-position-taking collaborative resource.??? Site provides access to these reports and guides of particular value to parents of …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

Reading Online

Reading Online

Reading Online is an electronic journal focused on literacy education. “The journal is intended to serve literacy educators working at all levels…Reading Online serves as a…forum for interaction and exchange among [those who are] interested in the broadly defined field of literacy education.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Literacy–Functional Literacy; Education–K-12 Education

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

Textbook Revolution

Textbook Revolution

Links to free textbooks covering a wide range of subjects. Textbooks can be downloaded as pdf files or viewed online as e-books. Textbook Revolution may not have books for your specific course, but the information can be used to supplement formal coursework.
Subject: Education–Adult Education; Education–Higher Education; Education–K-12 Education

Council of the Great City Schools

Council of the Great City Schools

CGCS is an information and advocacy organization of large urban public schools. Read current and past issues Urban Educator, and browse reports and data on inner-city schools, the achievement gap, bilingual education, professional development, education leadership, school finance, and statistical trends.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education

Teachers@Work

Teachers@Work

Reviews and ratings of “over 1,500 of the best Internet sites for educators.” The excellent reviews are written with educators in mind, and sites are rated based on content, presentation, and age level. Browse by school subject, or use the search feature.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education

Council of Chief State School Officers

Council of Chief State School Officers

Maintained by the national nonprofit organization representing public officials who serve as elementary and secondary education department heads. Provides information on current policy issues, resources for school reform, collaboration, and professional development.
Subject: Education–Education News; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

Educational Vital Signs

Educational Vital Signs

Education Vital Signs is a compendium of key education statistics and trends for K-12 schools nationwide. It is published each year as a print and online supplement to the American School Board Journal. It includes state-by-state statistics, such as teacher salaries, per-pupil expenditures, and also reports and articles on many important school t …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–School Reports And Statistics

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

State of Vermont Department of Education Framework of Standards and Learning Opportunities

State of Vermont Department of Education Framework of Standards and Learning Opportunities

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Vermont. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in Microsoft Word, PDF, and Rich Text format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Virginia Department of Education Standards of Learning for Virginia Public Schools

Virginia Department of Education Standards of Learning for Virginia Public Schools

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Virginia. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

State of Washington Office of Public Instruction State Essential Academic Learning Environments

State of Washington Office of Public Instruction State Essential Academic Learning Environments

Education content standards for grades K-10 for the state of Washington. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Tennessee Department of Education Curriculum Standards

Tennessee Department of Education Curriculum Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Tennessee. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in HTML and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Texas Education Agency Essential Knowledge and Skills

Texas Education Agency Essential Knowledge and Skills

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Texas. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in HTML and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

South Dakota Department of Education Content Standards

South Dakota Department of Education Content Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of South Dakota. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Oregon Department of Education Education Standards

Oregon Department of Education Education Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Oregon. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Curriculum Frameworks

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Curriculum Frameworks

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Massachusetts. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Kentucky Deparment of Education Student Performance Standards

Kentucky Deparment of Education Student Performance Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Kentucky. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as arts, humanities, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Oklahoma State Department of Education Priority Academic Student Skills

Oklahoma State Department of Education Priority Academic Student Skills

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Oklahoma. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in HTML and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Maine Department of Education Learning Results

Maine Department of Education Learning Results

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Maine. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Standards, Instruction, and Student Assessment

Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Standards, Instruction, and Student Assessment

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Rhode Island. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Louisiana Department of Education Content Standards

Louisiana Department of Education Content Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Louisiana. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Kansas State Department of Education Curricular Standards, Resources and Model Standards

Kansas State Department of Education Curricular Standards, Resources and Model Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Kansas. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

School of Improvement in Maryland – Voluntary State Curriculum

School of Improvement in Maryland – Voluntary State Curriculum

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Maryland. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Hawaii State Department of Education Content and Performance Standards

Hawaii State Department of Education Content and Performance Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Hawaii. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards are available in PDF, Microsoft Word, and HTML.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

New Mexico Public Education Department Educational Standards

New Mexico Public Education Department Educational Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of New Mexico. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Content standards are available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Ohio Department of Education Curriculum Standards

Ohio Department of Education Curriculum Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Ohio. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as language, math, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Illinois State Board of Education Learning Standards

Illinois State Board of Education Learning Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Illinois. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students in seven core areas: English, fine arts, foreign language, physical development and health, math, science, social emotional learning, and social science. Standards available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Connecticut State Department of Education Curriculum Content Areas

Connecticut State Department of Education Curriculum Content Areas

Education content standards for grades K-12 in the state of Connecticut. Organized by content areas such as agriculture, arts, health, language arts, math, science, world languages, and more. Standards are available in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and PDF formats.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Arizona Department of Education K-12 Content Standards

Arizona Department of Education K-12 Content Standards

K-12 education content standards for the state of Arizona. Organized by grade level and content areas such as arts, health and physical activity, language, math, science, social studies, technology, and workplace skills. Standards available in Microsoft Word and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Colorado Department of Education Office of Standards and Assessments

Colorado Department of Education Office of Standards and Assessments

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Colorado. Organized by content areas such as civics, dance, foreign language, history, math, music, science, theater, and more. Standards available in HTML and PDF format. Frameworks provided as well as information on national standards.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Nevada Department of Education Standards

Nevada Department of Education Standards

Academic content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Nevada. Organized by content areas such as arts, careers, technology, foreign language, health and physical education, math, pre-kindergarten, science, social studies, and more. Standards available in PDF or HTML format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Content Standards

Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Content Standards

K-12 content standards for the state of Alaska. Organized by grade level and content areas such as language arts, math, science, social studies, and more. Site also provides information on standards for quality schools, teachers, etc. Standards available in PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

TeacherNet

TeacherNet

Education news, information on government policies, articles, discussion forums, lessons plans, and more from the United Kingdom???s Department for Education and Skills.
Subject: Education–International Education; Education–K-12 Education

Center for Public Education

Center for Public Education

This joint initiative of the National School Boards Association and National School Boards Foundation offers articles about public schools, guides to current education issues, a glossary of education terms, and summaries of recent research.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education

4Tests.com

4Tests.com

Limited but free online practice tests from Barron’s Educational Series for ACT, SAT, GED and more. Also provided are study guides to help prepare for the tests. Along with the free tests and guides, there are also links to additional resources, usually books and CD-Roms for purchase, about each test.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Educational Tests & Measurements

Educational Technology News

Educational Technology News

A blog published Ray Schroeder, the director of the Office of Technology & Enhanced Learning at University of Illinois-Springfield. Mr. Schroeder publishes relevant news he finds in the areas of educational technologies, education, and online learning.
Subject: Education Blogs; Education–K-12 Education–Educational Technology; Education Blogs

Project Appleseed

Project Appleseed

Project Appleseed is devoted to getting parents involved and volunteering in order to improve their public schools. This site has a parental involvement pledge for parents to formalize their commitment to working with their child’s school.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

PTO Today

PTO Today

PTO Today is a resource for parent-teacher organizations. This site includes ideas on how to improve your group, fundraising, and increase involvement in your school. Also has useful peer-to-peer message boards.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

Great Lakes Center for Education Research & Practice

Great Lakes Center for Education Research & Practice

The GLC focuses on identifying and utilizing empirically sound research to analyze initiatives and reports on public education. This includes serving as a “watchdog” on quality and standards for research and reports from think tanks, such as the CATO Institute and the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform

RAND Education

RAND Education

Since the 1970s, this research organization has conducted empirical studies and analysis on education and the effectiveness of reforms, such as charter schools and class size reduction.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform

NEA: No Child Left Behind

NEA: No Child Left Behind

This site, from the National Education Association (the U.S.’s largest education organization), gives the NEA’s views and news regarding the education reform act, No Child Left Behind.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform; Education–K-12 Education–Government Policy

National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education (NCPIE)

National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education (NCPIE)

NCPIE advocates for the involvement of parents and families in their children’s education, and fosters relationships between home, school, and community to enhance the education of young people in the U.S. ???NCPIE was founded in 1980, at the initiative of what was then the National School Volunteer Program (now National Association for Partners i …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

Parent Involvement ??? PTA

Parent Involvement ??? PTA

Site provides tips for parents on opportunities to get involved in their children???s education. The site is organized into the following sections: Help Your Child Succeed (for example, setting expectations), Parent Talk (for example, 100 Ways for Parents to Become involved in Their Child???s Education guide), Health & Safety (School Safety and Sec …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation

Pathways to School Improvement

Pathways to School Improvement

Pathways synthesizes research, policy, and best practices on issues critical to educators engaged in school improvement, such as assessment, at-risk students, family & community, instruction, leadership, literacy, mathematics & science, policy, professional development, and technology in education, as well as access to archived favorites.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform; Education–K-12 Education–Educational Technology; Education–K-12 Education–Educational Tests & Measurements; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation; Education–K-12 Education–School Reports And Statistics

FAPE

FAPE

???The Families and Advocates Partnership for Education (FAPE) project is a strong partnership that aims to improve the educational outcomes for children with disabilities. It links families, advocates, and self-advocates to communicate the new focus of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). The project represents the needs of 6 mi …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation; Education–Special 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

Education Travel Magazine

Education Travel Magazine

“Education Travel Magazine is read by professional student recruiters in over 100 countries worldwide. It is the only magazine written specifically for student recruiters who supply schools, colleges and universities with international students.”
Subject: Education–Higher Education–Faculty & Administration; Education–K-12 Education

Catholic Teachers Gazette

Catholic Teachers Gazette

The Catholic Teachers Gazette is a British serial that consists only of teacher vacancies plus the occasional short article of interest. During the Spring and Summer terms, it is also sent to all colleges and university departments offering an initial teacher training course.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity–Christian Denominations & Sects–Roman Catholic Church; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

www4teachers

www4teachers

“For teachers powering learning with technology. www4teachers provides a space where educators and others with a stake in K-12 education can come to encounter new ideas about technology’s role in education, express their opinions and share experiences, get and give moral support, and be inspired and educated by other teachers’ narratives about us …
Subject: Education–K-12 Education

Journal of Technology Education

Journal of Technology Education

“The Journal of Technology Education provides a forum for scholarly discussion on topics relating to technology education…In addition, the Journal publishes book reviews, editorials, guest articles, comprehensive literature reviews, and reactions to previously published articles.” Past issues are fully available for downloading using the PDF form …
Subject: Computers & Internet; Science & Technology–Electronics; Education–K-12 Education

From Now On

From Now On

“From Now On – The Educational Technology Journal is a Web-based “ZINE” published online since 1991. This journal argues for increased commitment to professional development along with networks to support student exploration and reasoning.”
Subject: Education–Education News; Education–K-12 Education

Electronic School

Electronic School

Electronic magazine highlighting news and issues in the use of technology in public education. Chronicles technological change in the classroom, interprets education issues in a digital world, and offers advice for teachers and administrators.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

Catalyst: Voices of Chicago School Reform

Catalyst: Voices of Chicago School Reform

“CATALYST: Voices of Chicago School Reform is an independent newsmagazine created in 1990 to document, analyze and support school-improvement efforts in the Chicago Public Schools. MISSION: (1) Help readers understand the complex history of Chicago’s public schools and place current efforts in their historical context; (2) Identify the critical pol …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Education–K-12 Education

American School Board Journal

American School Board Journal

“American School Board Journal chronicles change, interprets issues, and offers readers […] practical advice on a broad range of topics pertinent to school governance and management, policy making, student achievement, and the art of school leadership. In addition, regular departments cover education news, school law, research, and new books.”
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

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

Harnessing the Power of the Web

Harnessing the Power of the Web

Global SchoolNet is a non-profit, public service organization that focuses on using communications technologies to support learning. This site gives K-12 teachers suggestions on how to incorporate the Web into student-centered, project-based learning.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Educational Technology

Global SchoolNet

Global SchoolNet

The Global SchoolNet Foundation is a nonprofit organization and “a major contributor to the philosophy, design, culture and content of Internet-based learning.” Provides outstanding resources for teachers on harnessing the power of the internet to promote online collaborative learning in the classroom.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Education–K-12 Education