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ACLIN is undertaking a collection development process to add resources in several
specific areas. CEMA Online has a page with links to helpful resources for
teachers and librarians. http://www.aclin.org
- K-12 Education Directory
The Awesome Library is a regularly updated site that organizes your exploration
of the World Wide Web with 12,000 carefully reviewed resources. Arranged in
subject areas, with some annotated, but not all. Includes resources, and
reference items for each type of user: Teachers, Kids, Teens, Parents,
Librarians, and Community.
Library Association 700 Best sites for Kids and Parents
This ALA provides reviewed links to 700 URL's for kids, parents, librarians,
and teachers. It is arranged by subject area, including: Arts and Entertainment
, Literature and Language, People Past and Present, Planet Earth and Beyond,
Science and Technology. Also has a section about evaluating websites for kids.
Fairrosa Cyber-Library of Children's Literature
GRADE LEVEL: 6-8, 9-12
The Fairrosa Cyber Library is a collection of Internet resources related to
children's literature on the Internet. Most of the information is geared toward
older viewers. While not a large site, the information here is organized and
quite useful for English, literature, and elementary educators. Librarians
would also find the site helpful.
KidsConnect is a question-answering, help and referral service to K12 students
on the Internet. The goal of the service is to help students access and use the
information available on the Internet effectively and efficiently. KidsConnect
is a component of ICONnect, a technology initiative of the American Association
of School Librarians (AASL). Also includes a curriculum-oriented list of
recommended sites for libraries and schools.
World, the Educator's Complete Resource Guide to the Internet
Offers education professionals, parents, students, and administrators a place
where they can start each day to find the lesson plans and research materials
they are looking for. This site is updated weekly with fresh new lesson plans
and curriculum ideas, articles on issues that are of interest to educators, and
much more. Education World's Distribution provides 20 reviews of the Top
Education Sites across the internet. For more information about these reviews
online, please proceed to:
Articles and Educational Assistance
Family Education Network contains information and resources that help make
stronger connections between parents and their children's schools. The site has
tons of articles about everything from child development, learning
disabilities, and national education trends, to local articles about what's
going on in the schools in your community.
in the Sky (Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory)
GRADE LEVEL: 4-12
The Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory is one of ten national educational
research and development organizations supported by the U.S. Department of
Education to improve education. Users will find training for mathematics,
science, and technology education. Viewers can read details on programs created
to deal with specific needs of regional locations.
Rethinking Schools is an activist education publication, with articles written
by and for teachers, parents, and students. It addresses classroom practices,
educational theory, and key policy issues such as vouchers and
marketplace-oriented reforms, funding equity, and school-to-work programs.
The Little Planet Times is a newspaper written by and for kids. This section
was created as an online children's newspaper, written by kids. This is a good
source for ideas for classes developing an Internet project or starting a