Internet Education Resources
Updated January 17, 2014
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? ADPRIMAX is trying to help you save some time. The links in
the categories below contain helpful information about education. Sites are
added as appropriate. If you find a link is is no longer working, please let
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
a "composer of the month," complete with MIDI files.
The Louvre Say
no more. The Louvre on line.
Careers and Jobs
Chili Jobs Nationwide
online job search engine with an easy-to-use job post/search format for all
employment or recruitment-related needs.
of employment agencies, job banks, employers & career resources.
Temps: "A World of Jobs Neatly Packaged" is
a comprehensive resource that has fantastic job listings in a wide variety
of categories and is exceptionally well organized.
Job Trak is
partnered with over 500 college and university career centers nationwide.
in exotic places Just
what the name implies.
PJ Scout Looks
for the perfect job.
Job seekers can search for free.
Children's 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.
Myth and Legend From the
University of Calgary, a great collection of stories for children.
Science Learning Network A
site that features some interesting online projects for students and
a site that has lots of links to other sites that feature collaborative
Schoolnet A great
resource for international collaborative projects, K-12.
Schools Web Site Don't
let the name fool you. This is a great resource for developing school-based
web sites, and has an excellent list of collaborative Internet projects.
Connecting with Other Teachers: Some
good links to teacher self-help resources.
From Indiana University, a fantastic collection of articles and information
for new and experienced teachers.
The Staff Room of Canada's
Forum One The
jumping off point to discussion fora on the Internet, including some
excellent ones for teachers and educators.
For First Year Teachers
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.
General Teacher Resources
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 colleges.
Teachers. World's largest
collection of often-used teacher forms, worksheets and classroom resources.
great online course management system for teachers. Best of all, it's free!
English Daily. A
great site for teachers or students with topics ranging from grammar to
proverbs. Impressive and well worth a visit.
Teachers. A site with an
impressive list of resources for teachers at all levels.
Educators Key. A
site with many links to education resources.
Teaching 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.
Resources and Lesson Plans Over
a thousand links to lesson plans and other resources of potential use to
education students, teachers, and home schoolers.
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 agree.
Constructivist Learning Design I
like what I found here. A great mix of the theoretical and practical. It is
a different point of view that will broaden and deepen your understanding of
teaching and learning.
is a neat idea for teachers. Set up a message board in about two minutes.
Post assignments, announcements, outlines, etc., for your students.
Pro Teacher. I
found this site to contain very useful and well organized information,
especially for new teachers.
Integration. A site set up by Mark
Johnson of the Arlington Virginia School system. It is an excellent source
Education Week. One
of the best overall sites for information about education. Studies, surveys,
news, help - it's all here!
Young's 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
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 and materials.
The Thomas B. Fordham
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.
Genessee Teachers' Association. A
site by teachers for teachers, it has some great links to the Internet.
Mount St. Helens -- Images/ Stories/Curriculum A
huge and graphically intensive Web resource covering every aspect of the May
18, 1980, eruption of Mount St. Helens in Washington State, USA .
U.S. Department of
comprehensive site that has many links and education document sources for
educators and students.
Web Museum A
comprehensive list of museums on the Internet. There are many mirror sites
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
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
things for Educators You'll
like this colorful site. It is operated by a school teacher and has a
fantastic array of ideas and links to free materials for teachers. New
teachers will especially like this.
Getting Help: Some
good places to go to get help on the Internet.
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.
Ask Jeeves: A
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
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.
Starting Point: This
site has it all. Topics arranged by categories with links to just about
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.
Coalition 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 detail.
Regional Educational Laboratories Ten
educational laboratories across the United States that provide information
and resources for education.
Educational Foundation A
foundation that seeks to promote the use of technology in schools at all
levels and grades.
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
National Council for
the Social Studies
National Council of
Teachers of Mathematics
National Science Teachers
History Channel One
of the best sources for information, there are quizzes, polls, and the
Project Home Page
Original newspapers, maps, and writings from 18th Century America.
Literature and Humanities Links Information
organized into well-defined sub-categories.
Net A great
resource for all history topics.
Dictionary A neat
resource for just about anyone.
Biographical Site Another
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 explore.
Cramster Math Help: Cramster
is a global online study community centered on providing understanding to
math questions whether it's related to homework, exam preparation or general
Visual Math Learning: Understanding
Mathematics through insight, concept and perception. This site has free
tutorials with narration. Well worth a visit!
Reading Help for Kids is
a site devoted to providing a great variety of resources that are useful for
teachers and students.
Funbrain.com is 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
Math Website: This is a
new site with impressive content and features. It is well organized and
useful for both teachers and students.
Math Baseball: Test
your skills at different levels. A great mind exercise.
site has many resources for math teachers, including a newsletter. Give it a
look, you won't be sorry.
Homepage for new math teachers: Really
good ideas for new math teachers.
MathMol (Mathematics and
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
middle and high school math projects.
Women Mathematicians Some
real surprises here.
Explorer is part of
the Unified Network Informatics Technology for Education (UNITE) efforts at
the University of Kansas. These resources (instructional software, lab
activities, lesson plans) are currently for K-12 mathematics.
Interactive Mathematics Online
Math Mania: An
award winning site.
History of Mathematics: This site includes biographies of
mathematicians, chronologies and much more. Worth a visit!
Teasers: A neat site
sponsored by Houghton Mifflin. It has brain teasers of the week, solutions
and archives of past puzzles. Students can submit answers directly.
Miscellaneous (English grammar, ESOL, TESOL, 504 Plans, IDEA, Music, Higher
Education Stress Management)
Parliament Tutors A
site that offers test preparation (some free assistance is offered) and
tutoring services in a broad range of areas.
GEOS Oceania English Language
Oceania English Language Colleges offer English courses in modern facilities
in the Oceania region - Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa.
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 Project. A
collection a great resources for music teachers.
Audiblox: Resources for Dyslexia and
other Learning Difficulties. One
of the most comprehensive sites on learning and learning disabilities.
National Academies Press An
interesting, different site. Peruse and read books on-line. A great new
source for teachers, students, and academicians.
Common Errors in English A
great site for getting good, practical information on English grammar.
Dave's ESL Cafe One
of the premiere sites on the Internet for ESL news, tips, and good
TESOL Association Standards This
site is terrific. A wonderful source for teachers and education students.
Quizzes for ESL Students This
is a great resource for teachers and students. Over 900 quizzes!
504 Plans and IDEA
Information and Links A
new page on the ADPRIMA site.
Digital Portfolios Reference Links A
very good page of links and information about digital portfolios.
Salon Magazine Higher Education Archives A
source of penetrating articles about all aspects of higher education.
Interest Links for English Teachers and Students from Around the World A
good list of helpful resources.
Recommended Search Engines
Microsoft's search engine, and I think it is an excellent alternative to
Google! is a fantastic, intelligent
search engine that reports results in a logical way.
another interesting search engine. Relevant results, but the database is not
as large as others.
a search system that gathers results from other search engines and displays
them in convenient and powerful ways. Really worth a look.
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
telephone directories for U.S. and foreign listings.
Starting Point is
another "portal" type search engine.
another metasearch engine that is very fast
many engines simultaneously.
a good, reliable search engine.
a new look and some new features.
information based on predefined criteria.
a search engine designed for K-12 students.
a search engine that has thousands of sites not listed on other engines.
It's different and worth a look.
New Scientist This
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.
Junk Science 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.
Science Whatzit! This
is a site to see! Get answers to questions, and discover a wealth of
Los Alamos National
Laboratory Science and Technology Page
Virtual FlyLab Virtual
FlyLab, an educational activity for learning the principles of genetic
inheritance, allows the user to play the role of a research geneticist.
on-line handbook for "space educators" also
available free on diskette. Developed by the Johnson Space Center at NASA.
Teacher-Developed Earth and Space Science Lessons and Classroom Activities Topics
for these online lessons include Doing Astrophysics Research with an
Artificial Earth Orbiting Satellite, Sine Waves, The Electromagnetic
Spectrum, Images of the Universe in Different Wavelengths, Satellite
Communications, Satellite Dishes, Constellations and the Zodiac, Solar
System Objects, Earthquakes.
science activities will catch the eye and mind of even the most indifferent
GIS - Geographic
Science Center ONLINE
EXHIBITS, PUBLICATIONS, ACTIVITIES, QUIZZES, COMPETITIONS
BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium
Space Shuttle Mission
High School Astronomy Course Los Angeles Physics Teachers
Alliance Group. A course on astronomy using the Internet. It is adaptable to
most age and interest levels.
really different set of online quizzes in a variety of areas, especially
geography, and worth a visit.
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
Index of Native American Resources on the Internet
The Archaeology Adventure
Site This has some
very good information.
Minority Studies Links
K-12 Electronic Guide for African Resources
A scary thriller novel I wrote for the Kindle: The
Bucci Strain: Imprint