Internet Education Resources
December 29, 2016
Does anyone have a doubt there is so
much information on the Internet about education that it is difficult to
find the quality that is needed to make good decisions? ADPRIMA is trying to
help you save some time. The links in the categories below contain helpful
information about education. Sites are added as appropriate.
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How to start a blog
A comprehensive UK
music resource for educators.
Supports the arts as a core subject in the K-12 curriculum.
World Wide Arts Resources A huge
"gateway to the arts."
The Virtual Music Classroom
more. The Louvre on line.
Careers and Jobs
All Education Schools.com is an invaluable
resource for job seekers.
is a nicely packaged resource for teacher
support, incliding jobs, degrees, and
certification in the different states.
Nationwide online job
search engine with an easy-to-use job post/search format for
all employment or recruitment-related needs.
most complete directory on the web of
teacher education degree and certificate
Directory of employment
agencies, job banks, employers & career resources.
Net Temps: "A World of Jobs
is a comprehensive resource that has fantastic
job listings in a wide variety of categories and is exceptionally well
is partnered with over 500 college and university career centers nationwide.
Find jobs in exotic places
Just what the name implies.
Looks for the perfect
CareerWeb Job seekers can search
Literature and Language Arts
Children's Literature and Web Guide
A super Canadian site.
The de Grummond Children's
Literature Collection From the University of Southern Mississippi, one
of the premiere collections of children's literature anywhere.
and Legend From the University of Calgary, a great collection of
stories for children.
Network A site that features some interesting online projects for students
School Internet Projects
a site that has lots of links to other sites that feature collaborative Internet projects.
great resource for international collaborative projects, K-12.
with Other Teachers: Some good links to teacher
The Staff Room of Canada's SchoolNet
The jumping off point to discussion fora on the Internet, including some
excellent ones for teachers and educators.
For First Year Teachers
to Expect Your First Year of Teaching
A terrific site that has links to
publications and help for new teachers.
Survival Guide for New
Teachers How new teachers can work effectively
with veteran teachers, parents, principals, and teacher educators.
BigIQBee Spelling Bee.
Simulates a 'live'
spelling competition and tests young learners on grade appropriate spelling
words in a fun, challenging atmosphere.
Ask Me Help
Desk for Education. An excellent education resource
covering areas from academic advising to universities and
One of the most comprehensive education sites. Worth a look.
Timesavers for Teachers.
World's largest collection of often-used teacher forms, worksheets and
A great online course management system for teachers. Best of
all, it's free!
A great site for teachers or students with topics ranging from grammar to
proverbs. Impressive and well worth a visit.
Treasures. A well organized Australian site that has plenty to
offer from great links to downloadable worksheets and projects.
Help for New
Teachers. A great page of resources for new teachers with many links.
Educational Resources and Lesson Plans
Over a thousand links to lesson plans and other resources of potential use to education students, teachers, and
Post Education Page This is a great resource. It is timely, well
designed, and contains a wide array of information. Check it out, and you'll
This is a neat idea for
teachers. Set up a message board in about two minutes. Post assignments, announcements,
outlines, etc., for your students.
I found this site to
contain very useful and well organized information, especially for new teachers.
One of the best
overall sites for information about education. Studies, surveys, news, help - it's all
Supercharged Educational Voyage.
This is simply a super site!. Well organized, and has links to a wealth of
information for parents, teachers, and students. A must visit resource.
Stephen Carr's Education Page.
A great site for links to many resources for
teachers, parents, and students.
Camera, Action! This is a new site that has
great resources and links. One to watch!
Lucky Duck Education Resources.
This is a site located in the United Kingdom. It contains a wealth of information on
classroom and behavior management. Please take a look, and you'll find quality information
The Thomas B.
Fordham Foundation. This site has so much
information it's impossible to describe here. It is concerned with the general improvement
of education and has a great number of reports, studies, and articles, as well as links to
other resources. It's a serious site and one worth visiting.
U.S. Department of Education A
comprehensive site that has many links and education document sources for educators and
A comprehensive list
of museums on the Internet. There are many mirror sites here.
National Teaching and Learning Forum A
site that features a variety of discussions regarding education, from university. Here you
will find hundreds of questions, answers, and opinions about education.
Educator's Reference Desk
A comprehensive source of education information.
Education Place A free on-line
educational resource sponsored by Houghton Mifflin. Activities for teachers and students,
classroom activities, virtual field trips, on-line educational games for students, even a
link for parents! Worth the visit.
Some good places to go to get help on the Internet.
Referencing and Citation Style Guides:
MLA. APA. CSE. Chicago. A great resource for
teachers and others who need to understand the
different style rerquirements for papers,
projects, and theses.
Tutor Bungalow is an excellent free tutor matching service, and worth a
look if you're in the market for a tutor.
1UpInfo: This is a superior
portal - an encyclopedia and reference resource. A definite asset for anyone,
especially teachers and students.
great site for searching for answers to questions. You enter the question and Ask Jeeves
provides direct answers and links to sites that have your keywords. It's unique and one of
the best resources for teachers and students.
My Virtual Reference Desk:
By all means, check out this site! It has information on just about every topic, links to
all the major search engines, an electronic encyclopedia; in short, one of the most
valuable sites you can visit.
This site has it all. Topics arranged by categories with links to just about everything.
There are many organizations that provide information and services to education in
general. From providing funding for innovative projects, to serving a clearinghouses for a
vast array of information dealing with education, organizations can provide parents,
teachers, and students with invaluable resources.
of Essential Schools This page is chosen because it contains some of the best
ideas about curriculum and teaching. The "less is more" approach is explained in
National Regional Educational
Laboratories Ten educational laboratories across the United States that
provide information and resources for education.
George Lucas Educational Foundation A
foundation that seeks to promote the use of technology in schools at all levels and
American Educational Research Association
The most prestigious of the education research organizations. Here you will find
interesting data, links, and questions with answers about nearly all aspects of education.
National Council for the Social Studies
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
National Education Association
National Science Teachers Association
Greek Mythology and Theater An
excellent resource for lots of information about
the Greeks -- many links.
The Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Mythology
resource on mythology throughout the world. Definitely worth a visit.
The History Channel
of the best sources for information, there are quizzes, polls, and the unusual here.
The Perseus Project Home Page
Archiving Early America
Original newspapers, maps, and writings from 18th Century America.
The History Net
resource for all history topics.
A neat resource for just about anyone.
A&E's Biographical Site
great resource. Very comprehensive and well organized.
and Mythology Electronic Texts Dr. Ashliman of the University of
Pittsburgh has created an amazing resource. It is rich in detail and an wonderful place to
MathteacherEDU.org is a great resource for
those who are interested in teaching
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics:
A prime quality site with an amazing array of
resources for teachers.
General Mathematics and Teaching Resources:
A very useful list
of resources related to teaching math, including qualifications for the various
states and techniques and methods.
Learning: Understanding Mathematics through insight, concept and
perception. This site has free tutorials with narration.
Well worth a visit!
Math and Reading Help for Kids
is a site devoted to providing a great variety of resources that are useful
for teachers and students.
a site to behold. Great activities, puzzles, and games. For kids and teachers.
Time Table Rhyme employs powerful visual and auditory memory
techniques and has links to good resources.
Math Website: This is a new site with impressive content and features.
It is well organized and useful for both teachers and students.
Test your skills at different
levels. A great mind exercise.
Math Projects: This site
has many resources for math teachers, including a newsletter. Give it a look, you won't be
MathMol (Mathematics and Molecules)
developed by the NYU/ACF Scientific Visualization Center, is designed to serve as an
introductory starting point, providing K-12 students and teachers with basic concepts in
mathematics and their connection to molecular modeling. Some very easy to use on-line
experiments for all K-12 levels.
Math Forum at Drexel University
PBS Mathline Elementary,
middle and high school math projects.
Some real surprises here.
History of Mathematics:
This site includes biographies of mathematicians, chronologies and much more. Worth
site sponsored by Houghton Mifflin. It has brain teasers of the week, solutions and
archives of past puzzles. Students can submit answers directly.
grammar, ESOL, TESOL, 504 Plans, IDEA, Music, Higher Education Stress
You need to check out this clever and imaginitive resource.
Parliament Tutors A site that offers test preparation (some free
assistance is offered) and tutoring services in a broad range of areas.
Stress-Familyhealth.net A website located in New Zealand that offers some
extraordinary tools for cognitive mapping along with a
variety of tools for analyzing information and relationships
in a wide variety of contexts.
Texas School Music
collection a great resources for music teachers.
Resources for Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties.
of the most comprehensive sites on learning and learning disabilities.
National Academies Press
interesting, different site. Peruse and read books on-line. A great new source for
teachers, students, and academicians.
A list of 25 common writing errors -- well worth a
Dave's ESL Cafe
of the premiere sites on the Internet for ESL news, tips, and good information.
Standards This site is terrific. A wonderful source for teachers and
Self Study Quizzes for ESL
Students This is a great resource for teachers and students. Over 900
504 Plans and IDEA Information and Links A
page on the ADPRIMA site.
Interest Links for English Teachers and Students from Around the World A
good list of helpful resources.
BING is Microsoft's search engine, and I
think it is an excellent alternative to Google.
Google! is a fantastic, intelligent search engine that
reports results in a logical way.
Teoma is another interesting search
engine. Relevant results, but the database is not as large as others.
is a very powerful metasearch
engine that has unique features. I tried it and highly recommend it.
All the Web
is a search
engine that returns results as fast as any. It's comprehensive and well designed.
555-1212 includes telephone directories for U.S.
and foreign listings.
Starting Point is another "portal" type search
Dogpile is another metasearch engine that is very
Search is a good, reliable search engine.
WebCrawler has a new look and some new features.
Yahoo categorizes information based on predefined
Euroseek is a search engine that has thousands of
sites not listed on other engines. It's different and worth a look.
Biology Lesson Plans. From NGSS Life Science
is an amazing site. If you're teaching science at any grade level, you owe it to yourself
(and your students) to visit this site.
You need to visit
this site. I came across it by accident and was nearly mesmerized by the information. Be
prepared to spend some time here.
FlyLab Virtual FlyLab, an educational activity for learning the principles of
genetic inheritance, allows the user to play the role of a research geneticist.
handbook for "space educators" also available free on diskette.
Developed by the Johnson Space Center at NASA.
Science Learning Network
Whelmers These science
activities will catch the eye and mind of even the most indifferent student.
Singapore Virtual Science Center
EXHIBITS, PUBLICATIONS, ACTIVITIES, QUIZZES, COMPETITIONS
Teaching World War One History through Food.
An excellent resource, with many ideas.
JetPunk A really different set of online quizzes in a
variety of areas, especially geography, and worth a visit.
Social Studies School
Service A commercial site, BUT a great resource for social studies
information and materials. Their catalogs are the best, and the site is outstanding. I
distribute their catalogs to my students each semester.
Social Science Resources Home Page
Links, lesson plans, and more
Social Science Research Network Online
Electronic Guide for African Resources