EDU2 : EDUCATION AND COURSES
Academic Resources by Topic, inforM - University of Maryland
Academic Resources by Topic.
AEL--Appalachia Educational Laboratory
AEL is a nonprofit, regionally oriented education research, development, and service institution. It's mission is to link the knowledge from research with the wisdom from practice to improve teaching and learning.
Beaverton (Oregon) School District Home Page
This page was created by a Beaverton Schools (Beaverton, OR) teacher to introduce students and teachers to the internet.
(Look for the 'Resources' link along the left-hand side.)
Established in 1993, Canada's SchoolNet is designed to promote the effective use of information technology amongst Canadians by helping Canadian schools and public libraries connect to the Internet. Through its partnerships with provincial and territorial ministries of education, library authorities, education and library associations and the private sector, Industry Canada's SchoolNet has successfully made Canada the first nation in the world to connect its schools and libraries to the Information Highway. (Boasts of 5,000 Learning Resources.)
Center For Science and Mathematics Teaching
Since 1986 the Center for Science and Mathematics Teaching at Tufts University
has successfully addressed a problem that has become a national priority: improving the teaching and learning of science in the nation's schools and universities. The Center, directed by Ronald Thornton, develops curricula, activities, and computer tools which allow students to participate actively in their own learning and to construct scientific knowledge for themselves. Using these materials the students learn directly from the physical world. The Center's substantial conceptual-learning research and evaluation program guides the development of materials.
Educating.net - Portal to the World of Knowledge
Educating.net is the only education portal that offers complete opportunities for training in all areas of life. Educating.net is unique in all of the Internet because we use real human intelligence to seek out websites, visit them, write a concise summary of the site, then categorize and add it - but only if the site meets our high standards. No computer search engine can match the quality, accuracy, and completeness of our education portal.
Educator Resources - Curriculum
From Texas Education Agency.
Houston Independent School District's Virtual School.
HISD Virtual School exists in cyberspace, virtually everywhere. This allows for two way interactive learning anytime, anywhere, and for any student.
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.
Learning Alive (UK)
Learning Alive is an online education service for use by teachers and pupils, bringing together a wide range of resources for schools from RM and the Internet.
Peterson's Home Page - Colleges, Career Information, Test Prep and more
The most comprehensive Web resource on education and careers.
SERI - Special Education Resources on the Internet
Special Education Resources on the Internet (SERI) is a collection of Internet accessible information resources of interest to those involved in the fields related to Special Education. This collection exists in order to make on-line Special Education resources more easily and readily available in one location. This site will continually modify, update, and add additional informative links.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Education for All
Participants at the World Conference on Education for All in Jomtien, Thailand, in 1990 pledged to provide primary education for all children and massively reduce adult illiteracy by the end of the decade. The education for all movement was born.
university, college and research opportunities in the UK - HERO
HERO is the official gateway site to the UK's universities, colleges and research organisations.
Urban Education Web
UEweb offers manuals, brief articles, annotated bibliographies, reviews and summaries of outstanding publications, and conference announcements in urban education.
Web Weasel Education Index
Our primary goal in publishing the Education Index is to provide learners and educators with access to the best educational Web sites in a variety of subjects and lifestages.
World Lecture Hall
From the University of Texas. We created major pages for different groups. Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Parents,and Visitors all have special sections. Each of these pages has news and links that are of special interest to each group.