Professional Resources

Sites for Teachers and Students

Council of the Great City Schools
http://cgcs.org
Descriptions of programs and projects in large urban schools

Education World
http://www.educationworld.com/
Resources for educators

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse
http://my.goenc.com/
Collection of math and science resources

FedWorld
http://fedworld.gov/
Access to information from government agencies

Gateway to Educational Materials
http://www.thegateway.org/
Federal government’s effort to provide access to Internet-based educational materials

Global SchoolNet
http://www.globalschoolnet.org/index.cfm
Global resources and links

Global Observations to Benefit the Environment
http://www.globe.gov/
An international environmental science and education partnership

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/homepage/lchp.html
Wealth of informational resource links for teachers, students, administrators, and parents

MiddleWeb
http://www.middleweb.com/
Focuses on middle schools

Consortium for School Networking
http://www.cosn.org/default.aspx
The premier professional association for school district technology leaders

On-Line Books
http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/
Over 1 million free books on the Web

Teachers Helping Teachers
http://www.pacificnet.net/~mandel/
Lesson plans and resources

United Nations’ CyberSchool Bus
http://www.un.org/Pubs/CyberSchoolBus/
Curriculum units and projects, databases on U.N. member states, and global trends

United States Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov/
Resources for teachers, parents, and students

Quick Reference
http://www.lib.purdue.edu/eresources/readyref/
Links of a general nature for quick reference

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Curriculum Standards and Frameworks

National Center on Education and the Economy
http://www.ncee.org/
National Economics

National Council of Teachers of English
http://www.ncte.org/
National English

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
http://www.nctm.org/
National Mathematics

National Science Teachers Association
http://www.nsta.org/
National Science

Academic Benchmarks
http://academicbenchmarks.org/search/
Browse academic standards by state

Academic Benchmarks (New Mexico)
http://academicbenchmarks.org/search/?state=NM
Frameworks, standards, learning outcomes, common core

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Teaching Ideas

All subjects, lessons, units, and project ideas

Global SchoolNet
http://www.globalschoolnet.org/index.cfm

PBS Teachers
http://www.pbs.org/teachers/

Teachers Net Lesson Exchange
http://www.teachers.net/lessons

Art

World Wide Arts Resources
http://wwar.com/

Character development tools, methods, and strategies

Character Education Partnership
http://www.character.org/

Dance

CyberDance
http://www.cyberdance.org/

Dance links
http://www.sapphireswan.com/dance/

Drama

Performing Arts Resources
http://www.educationindex.com/theater/

Environmental Issues

North American Association for Environmental Education
http://www.naaee.net//

World Bank
http://www.worldbank.org/depweb/

World Resources Institute
http://www.wri.org/

History/social studies

Amigo! Mexico Web Center
http://www.mexonline.com/

Discovering American Women’s History Online
http://digital.mtsu.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/women

FedWorld
http://www.fedworld.gov/

Historical Text Archive
http://historicaltextarchive.com/

The History Net
http://www.historynet.com/

Houghton Mifflin Social Studies Center
http://www.eduplace.com/ss/

Links to lesson plans, unit plans, thematic units, and resources
http://www.csun.edu/~hcedu013/index.html

Scrolls from the Dead Sea
http://www.ibiblio.org/expo/deadsea.scrolls.exhibit/intro.html

Social Sciences Research Network
http://www.ssrn.com/index.cfm

Mathematics

Math Archives
http://archives.math.utk.edu/

The Math Forum
http://mathforum.org/

Plane Math
http://www.planemath.com/

Science

Mandel’s
http://www.pacificnet.net/~mandel/Science.html

NASA Spacelink
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/Redirect_Spacelink.html

Stanford Solar Center
http://solar-center.stanford.edu/

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Materials and Technology

American Psychological Association
http://www.apastyle.org/apa-style-help.aspx
APA Style Help

Hewlett Packard E-Mail Mentor
http://www.telementor.org/
International Telementor Program

Interactive Frog Dissection
http://frog.edschool.virginia.edu/
Net Frog (two versions)

Learn the ‘Net
http://www.learnthenet.com/index.php
Your online guide

Math Archives
http://archives.math.utk.edu/
Mathematics

National Archives
http://www.archives.gov/index.html
Records and teacher resources

National Geographic Society
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/
Inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888

School Match
http://schoolmatch.com/
Your source for reliable school information

Science Stuff
http://www.sciencestuff.com/
Online Store For All Things Science!

The Telementoring Project
http://cct2.edc.org/telementoring/
Supports organizations interested in learning about how to set up telementoring

Teacher’s Network
http://www.teachnet.org/
Teacher resources and supplies

United States Copyright Office
http://www.copyright.gov/
United States Copyright Office

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