AOL@SCHOOL: Student Search Engine - Elementary, middle and high school students can find info on subjects by through search engine and be connected to can Web sites selected by teachers and librarians to assist with homework, projects and research reports.
Educating.net - Educational search engine designed for locating homeschooling, K-12, traditional or distance learning university degrees, college scholarship support, references, digital libraries, continuing education, professional re-training, enjoyable learning, homework assistance, teacher resources.
Education Index - Find educational info and links organized in 50+ categories.
Education Statistics at a Glance - Combines information a variety of sources published by the National Center for Education Statistics, such as The Condition of Education, The Digest of Education Statistics, and Projections of Education Statistics. Searchable via subject, title and full text.
Finding Data on the Internet - Links to reliable statistics and reports covering various of topics like crime, trade, population and agribusiness. Most sites can be searched by keywords. Intended for news reporters, it is also useful for students.
Gateway to Educational Materials - The center for one-stop, any-stop access to great quality lesson plans, curriculum units and other educational information and materials on the Internet.
New York Times Learning Network - Educational resource designed for students (grades 6-12), as well as teachers & parents. Includes current events, news quizzes, daily lesson plans, Ask a Reporter, contests, and scholarship resources. Archive is searchable, and site is updated each day.
ProTeacher! - An online database for elementary school teachers and parents.
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Hairstylists are almost always in demand for cutting and styling men's and women’s hair. As a stylist, you of course will be responsible for cutting and styling hair. You may often be asked to color, bleach, highlight or lowlight your customers’ tresses. You could also be called upon to curl or straighten their hair. Sometimes [...]
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Learn Anytime, anywhere.
...even on a remote island!
Every year more and more students are turning to the Internet and distance learning in order to further their education and expand their horizons.
Read our exclusive one on one interview and learn how a busy student fits online learning into his schedule while living abroad.