|Google Apps Education Training Center
||This is an online learning environment dedicated for educators and students to learn how to effectively use Google Apps in an educational context.
|Google Apps Education Demonstration Videos
||Use these video tutorials to help understand how Google Apps for Education work.
Ohio Treasure Chest is an online collection of thousands
of websites which are high-quality, teacher-reviewed,
interactive, and free. Each website is aligned directly
to the Ohio Academic Content Standards in math, science,
language arts, and social studies, and ready for use in
site provides practice tests for the Ohio Graduation
Tests for students to practice.
Schrock's Guide for Educators
Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of
sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional
growth. It is updated often to include the best sites
for teaching and learning.
a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines
and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and
articles. An excellent free source!
an online digital library of education research and
information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of
Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education.
ERIC provides ready access to education literature to
support the use of educational research and information
to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational
decision-making, and research.
complete and current source of information about the
WebQuest Model. Whether you're an education student new
to the topic or an experienced teacher educator looking
for materials, you'll find something here to meet your
is a virtual K-12 library. It transforms teaching and
learning by connecting educational resources with the
power of information technology.
explains hundreds of subjects, using clear language and
tons of illustrations.
site brings you images, videos and interactive features
from the unique perspective of America's space agency.
Many great educational tools.
website provides tons of information on a large variety
of History topics.
Geographic provides free maps, photos, videos and daily
news stories, as well as articles and features about
animals, the environment, cultures, and planet.
explained in easy language, with puzzles, games,
quizzes, worksheets and a forum. For K-12 kids, teachers
Education transforms classrooms and inspires teachers
with engaging content.
History Channel website offers programming and
information related to historical events and people.
is a resource you can turn to when you're confused. This
site help you understand books, write papers, and study
for tests. Clear and concise information on a variety of
academic subjects. Math, Science, Literature, etc.
Channel online lets you explore science, history, space,
tech, sharks, & more, with videos & news.
Central is a web site that provides information about
developmentally appropriate Physical Education and
Health practices and programs.
(Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a small nonprofit
devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. TED is devoted to
giving millions of knowledge-seekers around the globe
direct access to the world's greatest thinkers and
OnLine seeks to help children and adults reach their
full potential by providing accurate and up-to-date
information and advice about learning disabilities and
PDF chart gives information copyright issues for using
material in education.
Achievement Tests Grades 3-8
Department of Education has produced practice tests for
Ohio's required achievement tests in reading,
mathematics, science, social studies and writing for
grades three through eight.
|Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids about being Online
This PDF gives helpful tips and information to parents and students regarding Internet safety.
|Ohio Department of Education’s Guide to Understanding Ohio’s Accountability System,
including Local Report Card Ratings
This guide is designed to assist in explaining Ohio’s accountability system.
has provided educators a wealth of information to
research and use in the classroom.
Lesson Plans, How-to articles, and a large
variety of Teacher guides.
This is a quality site with a great deal of
Verizon Thinkfinity offers comprehensive
teaching and learning resources created by our
content partners – the most respected
organizations in each academic subject and literacy. The
easy-to-navigate K-12 resources are grade-specific and
are aligned with state
of live, online “snack sessions” (available both
live and in archived format) for self-directed teacher
professional development and exploration. These one-hour
sessions, scheduled at convenient times for you to
attend from any computer will share great ideas you can use
in your classroom, courtesy of TeachersFirst’s staff.
2.0 is a social networking site devoted to those
interested in the practical application of computer
technology (especially Web 2.0) in the classroom and in
their own professional development.
is a free digital media service for educational use from
public broadcasting and its partners. You’ll find
thousands of media resources, support materials, and
tools for classroom lessons, individualized learning
programs, and teacher professional learning communities.
This site provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box.
The Lexile Framework uses assessment results to match readers with texts essential for growth and monitor their progress toward standards.
You can search for book titles based on authors, topics, or titles of books. Just type what you want to search for in the blank field above and click Go. You will then be able to sort your search results, select book titles to add to your AR BookBag, print a list of your search results, or start a new search.
link for the Accelerated Reader program for Waterloo
Elementary School students.
XtraMath.org is a FREE web-based site that supplies supplemental math activities. Use your classroom code provided by your teacher to Sign-in. Either follow the direct link provided, or on xtramath.org, click Sign-In at the top, then the Classroom Tab.