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Education Links to Helpful Resources and Materials
Free Clip art
An educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
Certification Requirements: State by State
The Chronicle of Higher Ed
The site contains employment information and other information about higher education.
Educational resources for Students, Teachers and Parents in English, Electives, Foreign Languages, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science , Physical Education, Guidance, Colleges, Universities, Lesson Plans, Worksheets, Homework, Testing and Home-Schooling.
The purpose of the National Center for Education Statistics' website is to provide clear, complete information about NCES' mission and activities, and to serve the research, education and other interested communities. Helps find the right college for you. http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/
Grants, Scholarships, and Loans
These financing terms can be confusing to young potential college students, as well as adults. Search for college financing with confidence by learning what these terms mean.
Mapping Educational Progress
Six years after No Child Left Behind's passage, we have collected more data than ever before about the academic performance of our students and schools. See data on how we're doing as a nation -- student achievement in reading and math, high school graduation rates, schools making adequate yearly progress, highly qualified teachers, parents taking advantage of tutoring and choice options, state participation in flexibility options, and more. See information about educational progress in your state.
NASA in Ed
NASA’s journeys into air and space have deepened humankind’s understanding of the universe, advanced technology breakthroughs, enhanced air travel safety and security, and expanded the frontiers of scientific research. These accomplishments share a common genesis: education.
National Council for the Social Studies
The mission of National Council for the Social Studies is to provide leadership, service, and support for all social studies educators.
National School Boards Association
The National School Boards Association is a not-for-profit organization representing state associations of school boards and their member districts across the United States. NSBA advocates local school boards as the ultimate expression of grassroots democracy.
PA Dept of Ed
The mission of the Pennsylvania Department of Education is to assist the General Assembly, the Governor, the Secretary of Education and Pennsylvania educators in providing for the maintenance and support of a thorough and efficient system of education. (see PA certification, requirements)
The Pennsylvania School Boards Association is a nonprofit statewide association of public school boards, pledged to the highest ideals of local lay leadership for the public schools of the commonwealth. (see Pa Jobs here)
ETS develops, administers and scores tests - including the The Praxis Series™ assessments.
The world's largest museum complex and research organization composed of 19 museums, 9 research centers, and the National Zoo.
U.S. Department of Education
The mission of the Department of Education is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.
Here are some links to other educational materials, sites, services and agencies that might be helpful in your educational pursuits. If you are looking for more information on college financing, a science site or an educational organization, you can find it here. Browse or search for information or resources for your specific educational needs.
Also, please look over the Freebies for Educators page on this site for free materials available to educators. Everyone loves a freebie!