• A Hartwick student using a microscope in the science lab.
  • A Hartwick professor helping a student during class.
  • Hartwick students giving a presentation in front of the class.
  • A Hartwick professor discussing Botany with a student.

English Resources

ENGLISH EDUCATION

National Academy Press - Read over 2,500 books online free!
http://www.nap.edu

Random House Teachers Site - Teacher's guides, thematic and interdisciplinary indexes, reader's companions, author and illustrator biographies, and more.
http://www.randomhouse.com/teachers/index.html

Celebration of Women Writers http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women Women have written almost every imaginable type of work. Focus on development of on-line editions of older, often rare, out-of-copyright works.

SLUMMIT http://riceinfo.rice.edu/armadillo/Slummit/about.htm Students' Literary Unlimited Multimedia Magazine & Interactive Teacher.

America Reads Challenge http://www.ed.gov/inits/americareads/ Information and resources, including the Reading Excellence Program to help you prepare young children to read.

Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) http://www.attw.org/default.asp ATTW membership includes subscriptions to the ATTW Bulletin and Technical Communication Quarterly as well as access to special sections of this site: the Teaching Resources section, the Membership Directory, the ATTW Bibliographies section, and the ATTW Books in PDF section.

Random House Inc. http://www.randomhouse.com/highschool Ballantine and Random House for secondary teachers (books).

BBC News - Education http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/education/default.stm News site

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site http://www.carolhurst.com Collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom, and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes, and professional topics.

Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) http://www.cal.org Private, non-profit organization: a group of scholars and educators who use the findings of linguistics and related sciences in identifying and addressing language-related problems.

Children's Literature Association of Utah (CLAU) http://www.clau.org Volunteer organization of individuals who have a personal or professional interest in children's literature.

Center for the Improvement of Early Reading Achievement (CIERA) http://www.ciera.org/index.html University of Michigan School of Education

Doucette Index http://www.educ.ucalgary.ca/litindex K-12 literature-based teaching ideas: an index to books and Web sites.

Doucette Library of Teaching Resources http://www.educ1.ucalgary.ca/doucette/index.shtml The Doucette Library of Teaching Resources has been established by the Faculty of Education at the University of Calgary to provide Education students with teaching resources for ECS to high school.

The English Association (EA) http://www.le.ac.uk/engassoc The aim of the English Association is to further knowledge, understanding, and enjoyment of the English language and its literatures and to foster good practice in its teaching and learning at all levels, University of Leicester.

eflweb http://www.eflweb.com The Magazine For Teachers and Students of English (EFL/ESL).

English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC) http://www.langcent.manchester.ac.uk/english/ ELTC is a specialized English language teaching unit within UMIST. The Centre runs year round English language courses in General, Academic, Business, and Technical English.

English Education http://www.ncte.org/pubs/journals/ee The official journal of the conference on English education of the National Council of Teachers of English.

Language Arts Lesson Plans http://7-12educators.about.com/msub1plneng.htm?once=true& Guide picks at about.com for secondary school educators

Singapore Bookstore http://www.sgbox.com/catalogue/order.html Singapore Math, Science & English School Textbooks, Workbooks, Supplementary Guides & Assessment Books

English Companion. http://www.englishcompanion.com Jim Burke's Web site: tools, exemplars, and a discussion area designed to provide access to useful information (e.g., lesson plans).

English Companion
http://www.englishcompanion.com/Tools/... A companion to Jim Burke's next book, Illuminating Texts: Developing Students' Textual Intelligence.

Educational Resources Information Center www.ericsp.org Clearinghouse on Teaching and Teacher Education, the largest education-related database in the world - containing more than 1,000,000 records of journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and books.

Educational Resources Information Center http://www.eric.ed.gov Clearinghouse on Reading, English, & Communication.

Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics http://www.cal.org/ericcll Educational Resources Information Center.

Becoming a Teacher of English/Language Arts http://www.wiu.edu/users/mfwc/wiu/englished.html English Education Web Site originated by Dr. Wayne Crawford.

Grammar Help http://www.vcu.edu/cspweb/,gram/grammar.html Ron's Online ESOL Classroom. We will be using D2L for our class Web Pages.

Language & Literacy http://www.gse.harvard.edu/academics/masters/langlit/ Human Development and Psychology, Harvard Graduate School of Education.

International Reading Association http://www.reading.org Professional membership organization dedicated to promoting high levels of literacy for all by improving the quality of reading instruction, disseminating research and information about reading, and encouraging the lifetime reading habit.

Online Literary Criticism Collection http://www.ipl.org/ref/litcrit The Internet Public Library: 4745 critical and biographical web sites about authors and their works.

Kent's English and Education Page http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Olympus/2060 Pages dedicated to various novels, some resources for students and teachers alike, games, puzzles, and riddles, and a page dedicated to Shakespeare.

The Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies http://www.georgetown.edu/labyrinth/labyrinth-home.html Free, organized access to electronic resources in medieval studies through a World Wide Web server at Georgetown University.

Modern Language Association - MLA www.mla.org Founded in 1883, MLA provides opportunities to share scholarly findings and teaching experiences, to discuss trends in the academy, to strengthen the study and teaching of language.

Michigan Technical University English Education Program http://www.admin.mtu.edu/urel/breaking/2000/english.html Students can be certified to teach secondary mathematics, science, and social science, and English.

National Center for the Study of Writing and Literacy http://www-gse.berkeley.edu/research/NCSWL/csw.homepage.html The mission was to improve understanding of how writing is best learned and taught, from the early years through adulthood.

National Center to Improve the Tools of Educators http://idea.uoregon.edu/~ncite To advance the quality and effectiveness of technology, media, and materials for individuals with disabilities.

National Council of Teachers of English - NCTE http://www.ncte.org A professional association of educators in English studies, literacy, and language arts.

National Language Arts Education Standards - Didax http://www.didaxinc.com/standards/langstandards.html Standards encourage the development of curriculum and instruction that make productive use of the emerging literacy abilities that children bring to school.

National Research Center on English Learning & Achievement - CELA http://cela.albany.edu The only national research and development center funded by US Department of Education's Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI) to conduct research dedicated to gaining knowledge to improve students' English and literacy achievement in schools across America.

National Writing Project - NWP http://writingproject.org The mission is to improve the teaching of writing and improve learning in the nation's schools.

Teaching K-8 http://www.teachingk-8.com Educational magazine.

National Institute for Literacy - NIFL http://novel.nifl.gov Federal organization that shares information about literacy and supports the development of high-quality literacy services.

National Reading Conference Online - NRC http://nrc.oakland.edu We support the professional development of emerging and established scholars and advocate research-informed improvements in education.

Simple Things You Can Do http://www.ed.gov/pubs/SimpleThings To help all children read well and independently by the end of the third grade; online reading.

Society for the Scientific Study of Reading - SSSR http://www.triplesr.org/%20

Teaching Tips http://www.teachingtips.com Information, ideas, and techniques target grades K-12.

English Language Academy http://www.elacademy.com/ English language courses.

Eserver http://eserver.org/ Based at the University of Washington, miscellaneous resources for students and faculty accessible online publishing.

Teachers & Writers Collaborative http://www.twc.org a nonprofit organization founded by writers and educators who believe that writers could make a unique contribution to the teaching of writing.