General Interest Sites
Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character
Offers links of interest to teachers, parents, and students, from curriculum materials to research. Also features a select bibliography related to academic integrity.
Child Care and Early Education Research Connections
Offers a collection of more than 16,000 resources from the many disciplines related to child care and early education. Includes reports generated by private consulting firms and governmental agencies.
Children's Book Award Winners
Information about many book and media awards and past recipients, including Newbery, Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, and more.
Childstats.gov: Forum on Child and Family Statistics
Federal and state statistics and reports on children and their families including populations and family characteristics, economic security, health, behavior and social environment, and education. Features America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being.
Copyright & Fair Use
Good starting place for educators with overview for copyright and Fair Use, key copyright sites (includes Copyright Crash Course at U Texas), and current issues and legislation. Sponsored by Stanford University Libraries.
Council for Exceptional Children
Offers a teaching and learning center, with links for accreditation and licensure, evidence-based practice, professional practice topics and information, professional standards (including CEC Code of Ethics), and an exceptionality area with information on many different disabilities.
Education for All Global Monitoring Report
Provides information and reports from the Education for All movement, a global commitment to provide quality basic education for all children, youth and adults.
Educational Associations and Organizations
Features the Educational Resource Organizations Directory (information on more than 3,000 national, regional, and state education associations) plus an annotated collection of other sites for associations and organizations that provide information on a broad range of education related topics.
Explorations in Learning & Instruction: the Theory Into Practice Database (TIP)
The TIP database features descriptions for 50 of the major theories for human learning and instruction, with overview, scope, principles/application, example, references, and related websites for each. Categories for access include theories, learning domains, and learning concepts
Comprehensive collection of links to government information for federal, state, and local government.
Lion and Lamb Peace Arts Center
Established in 1987, the Lion and Lamb Peace Arts Center of Bluffton University is a place where children and teachers learn peacemaking through fine art and literature. The website features bibliographies for many topic areas promoting multiculturalism, global awareness, and non-violent lifestyle, all titles from the Peace Arts Center library.
'Designed to promote the use of the Internet as a tool to assist classroom teachers in their search for best practices n literacy instruction, including the new literacies of Internet technologies.' Comprehensive collection of links with literacy resources by grade level, plus literacy topics and research.
Founded in 1982, the Mazza Collection at the University of Findlay is the “first and largest teaching gallery specializing in the original art work of children’s picture books.” Includes information about the museum and collections, a virtual tour, and links to author websites and other galleries for children’s literature.
National Association for the Education of Young Children
The NAEYC is "dedicated to improving the well-being of all young children, with particular focus on the wality of educational and developmental services for all children from birth through age 8." Good source of information on public policy and current issues. Provides a list of national organizations with early childhood related resources.
More than 4,000 free lesson plans & activities arranged in subject categories, current events for the classroom, concepts across the curriculum (special monthly features), teaching & technology – all this and more from PBS!
Women, Girls, and Education
Annotated guide to Internet resources related to women and education: pedagogy, curriculum, research, gender issues, organizations, and more. Maintained by the Women’s Studies section of the Association of College & Research Libraries.
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