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Web Sites for Educators

The following is a collection of web sites that have been found to contain information that is useful to educators. If you know of other sites that could be added to this list, please provide us with the URL.

 

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The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations.

Community of Science, Inc. (COS) is the leading Internet site for the global R&D community. COS brings together the world's most prominent scientists and researchers and provides tools and services that enable these professionals to communicate, exchange information and find the people and technologies that are important to their work.

The Gateway to Educational Materials web site is a search tool to provide educators with access to educational materials on federal, state, university, nonprofit, and commercial Internet sites. This site was created by the U.S. Department of Education.

The Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a national information system designed to provide users with ready access to an extensive body of education-related literature.

AskERIC provides education-related links, lesson plans, news, and information.

The Association of Teacher Educators was founded in 1920 and is an individual membership organization devoted solely to the improvement of teacher education both for school-based and post secondary educators.

AAPT was initially formed over 60 years ago and continues its mission to support the advancement of the physics education profession and the quality and effectiveness of physics education in the U.S. and throughout the World.

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) web site is an award-winning site designed to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence for all Americans.

The Federal Resources for Educational Excellence Guide recommends art, language, health, math, science and social studies and vocational sites from federal agencies.

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.

TCET Educational Resources web site lists educational resources, educational organizations, other education sites, sites for kids, curriculum areas, and grants/funding.
One of eleven National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded centers, the New Jersey Center for Advanced Technological Education (NJCATE) is bringing engineering technology education into the 21st century.
The Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Center (AIM) is a NSF funded center that develops and provides custom professional educational services to manufacturers and educators throughout the Miami Valley.
The Memletics Accelerated Learning System web sites are devoted to helping people understand different learning styles and develop better learning skills.