Education

Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character
This site dedicates itself to "helping teacher's, administrators, and parents build good character in today's students and tomorrow's leaders"  The site also offers curriculum resources, professional development opportunities, and publications for research.

Children's Periodicals on ProQuest
Title list in PDF format of magazines for children available on ProQuest: - click here.
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Condition of Education
Online version of the Department of Education's annual survey of indicators in these major areas of education: Learner Outcomes, Quality of Education Environments, Social Support for Learning and Educational Participation and Progress.

Digest of Education Statistics
Annual publication containing statistical information covering the field of American education from kindergarten through graduate school. Includes data from governmental and private sources, in particular from surveys and activities carried out by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). Searchable and browseable database.

Dyslexia Teacher
Searchable web site  designed to help teachers of dyslexic pupils as well dyslexic students.  Links to current research, teaching methods, resources, case studies, as well as diagnosis and assessment of symptoms.

Education Book Reviews
Book reviews of current education imprints. Most reviews written by the site's creator, Kate Corby, Education and Psychology Bibliographer at Michigan State University.

Education Policy Analysis
Archives for a peer reviewed scholarly journal on education policy. Browse the abstracts or retrieve the flutist of articles on-line. Published by the College of Education at Arizona State University.

Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Clearinghouse for educational research, including the largest education database in the world with records of journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and books.

Education Week on the Web
Current and past issues of the journal, with the latest education policy, pedagogy methods, curriculum materials, and job listings. Features daily news, consisting of education articles from newspapers around the country; a special report card on the condition of U.S. education; and access to Teacher Magazine, a bimonthly publication.

Eric Digests
Eric Digests are short reports on topics of current interest in the field of education. Browse or search by keyword.

Gateway to Educational Materials
A good source for accessing lesson plans, curriculum units, and other educational resources available on the Internet. Applies to grade levels Pre-K through 12.

International Children's Digital Library
A collection of freely available digitized children's books. The scope is international and includes picture and chapter books. The ICDL is a collaboration between the University of Maryland and the Internet Archive.

Internet Projects Registry
The Registry provides a venue for students and teachers from across the globe to exchange ideas through collaborative online teaching projects.

Literacy Web
This site is designed to promote the use of the Internet as as tool to assist classroom teachers in literacy instruction. 

MarcoPolo - Internet Content for the Classroom
Sponsored by a consortium of national educational organizations, state agencies, and the MarcoPolo Foundation, this site claims to offer 'highest quality standards-based Internet content and professional development to K-12 teachers and students throughout the United States.

National Center for Education Statistics -- Education Statistics
Site containing a number of guides, reports, and research studies published by the National Center for Education Statistics. Most resources are available for download or can be viewed online.

NCLRC Foreign Language Testing Database
Information on secondary and college level tests in languages other than English. The database currently contains over 200 tests in 60 languages. Project of National Capital Language Resource Center (NCLRC) at Georgetown University.

Peterson's Education and Career Center
Directories of professional associations, accrediting agencies, financial aid sources, career offices, K-12 schools (public and private), colleges and universities, and summer programs.

The Solution Site
A  teacher-centered Web site offering lesson plans for K-12 teachers.  Subjects include English, math, science, social studies, driver education, fine arts, foreign language, health, physical education, and vocational/technical education. 

Web English Teacher
For the K-12 English teacher, the site offers unit plans, lesson plan discussion questions, literary concepts, grading rubrics and essay planning guides.


Update 4/8/09