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Advancing Excellent Teaching in American Schools
Annenberg Media uses media and telecommunications to advance excellent teaching in American schools. This mandate is carried out chiefly by the funding and broad distribution of educational video programs with coordinated Web and print materials for the professional development of K-12 teachers. It is part of The Annenberg Foundation and advances the Foundation's goal of encouraging the development of more effective ways to share ideas and knowledge.

Annenberg Media's multimedia resources help teachers increase their expertise in their fields and assist them in improving their teaching methods. Many programs are also intended for students in the classroom and viewers at home. All Annenberg Media videos exemplify excellent teaching.

Coolmath has been in existence since the spring of 1997 and has grown to be one of the most popular sources for math education in the world.
Virtual Manipulatives Library - This is an NSF supported project that began in 1999 to develop a library of uniquely interactive, web-based virtual manipulatives or concept tutorials, mostly in the form of Java applets, for mathematics instruction (K-12 emphasis). The project includes dissemination and extensive internal and external evaluation.
large Purplemath hyperlink graphicNeed help with algebra? You've found the right place!   Purplemath's algebra lessons are written with the student in mind. 
Regents Prep Exam Center - The goal of this nonprofit site is to help high school students meet the New York State Regents requirements in English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. This project is supported by a federally-funded Title III Technology Literacy Challenge Grant.
Mr. Graziano's website - There are web sites for all topics in Science, Math , Social Studies, Writing Skills , Health and PE. The web sites are designed for enrichment , remediation and enjoyment.

As a world-class research facility, Jefferson Lab is a valued partner to the local, regional and national education community. Jefferson Lab's long-term commitment to science education continues to focus on increasing the number of teachers with a substantial background in math and science, strengthening the motivation and preparation of all students, especially minorities and females, and addressing the serious under representation of minorities and females in science, math, engineering and technology careers.

This web site contains information and resources that are designed to help teachers develop a deeper understanding of geometry and measurement concepts and to assist in designing meaningful instruction for elementary students.

NCES Student's Classroom - The purpose of the National Center for Education Statistics' Student's Classroom is to provide information to help you learn about schools; decide on a college; find a public library; engage in several games, quizzes and skill building about math, probability, graphing, and mathematicians; and to help build these skills by writing for CRUNCH and perusing our glossary. Of course, all of these things have been designed to be fun too…so jump in!
How to Use a TI-83
Graphing Calculator
A+ Math  - Welcome to Aplusmath.com! This web site was developed to help students improve their math skills interactively.

Visit our game room and play exciting games like Matho and Hidden Picture...Test your math skills with our Flashcards! Try out the Math Word Find puzzle.

Create and print your own set of flashcards online using the Flashcard Creator! See the Worksheets section, where you can print worksheets to practice offline. Try the Homework Helper to check your homework solutions.

Hands-On Math Activities
Math Central
Pi in the Sky
Manipulatives Management
Stay ahead of the curve with superior math educational software.
Bagatrix is motivated by the belief that great educational experiences build great minds. Bagatrix provides dynamic, comprehensive, and easy-to-use mathematical software designed to create the perfect environment for great educational experiences to occur. Through interaction, example, and self-paced learning, Bagatrix manages to balance elegance with power, creating truly remarkable educational tools.

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Click here for specific help on the use of various graphing calculators from PrenticeHall

The Math Moron
Glencoe Online
Best Webquests.com
Cool Teaching Lessons and Units
Dr. Christie's WebQuest Matrix
Education World; Technology in the Classroom
Kathy Schrock's WebQuest Archives
Matrix of WebQuest examples

Aprendelo: A Guide to Building a WebQuest
(Thanks, Ashley!)

Project Go Online
SCORE Mathematics
These SCORE Mathematics Lessons have been written by teachers selected to participate in SCORE Mathematics workshops. This page is designed especially for mathematics teachers and students in California. Its contents and links reflect our state's Mathematics Standards and the NCTM Standards.

Lessons for K-7 and 8-12 are separated and are organized by their main strands with links to specific standards.




Poetry Teachers
Sponsored by Meadowbrook Press, this site provides ideas for poetry contests, theater, and activities in your classroom.
Giggle Poetry
Meadowbook Press' related site for children, Giggle Poetry provides humorous children's verse on the web.
Poetry for Kids
This site features games, lessons, contests and more based on the works of children's poet, Kenn Nesbit.

At Web English Teacher educators can take advantage of online technology to share ideas and to benefit from the work of others. Beginning teachers can find guidance; experienced teachers can find inspiration. Think of it as the faculty library and faculty workroom on a global scale.

Because the most important part of teaching isn't the technology.

ESL Resources
Dave's ESL Cafe - www.daveseslcafe.com 

I've tried to make the Cafe colorful, fun, interactive, and friendly. There is also a lot of "Dave Sperling" in each and every creation, so you can see a lot of me throughout the Cafe. In addition, I spend several hours a day maintaining the Cafe, so I think you can always feel that there is a real human being involved. I've also had the wonderful opportunity to present my work all around the world, so I've met hundreds of fans face to face. Most importantly, I listen to each and every suggestion.

Everything ESL.net - www.everythingesl.net

I'm Judie Haynes, an ESL teacher from New Jersey, USA, with more than 27 years of teaching experience. In addition to my classroom work, I have authored and co-authored four books on ESL, co-written a chapter for TESOL's Integrating Standards into Classroom Practice and am contributing a column for Essential Teacher magazine.

Dictionary of ESL Programs - www.esldirectory.com

Welcome to the ESLDirectory.com, the premier search site for ESL Lessons and English as a Second Language Programs around the world. We have compiled this database to include all the very best ESL schools from around the world so that they are accessible in one place. You can search by program name, USA state, or by country to locate the right program for you - once you have found the right ESL program for you simply use our contact form to email the school directly!