Electronic Emissary - Assists K-12 students and teachers find Internet users with expertise in different disciplines in order to organize curriculum-based, electronic exchanges among the students, teachers, and experts. Includes information about research on telementoring interactions in which K-12 students are active inquirers.
Learning In Hand - Advice and information about using Palms in the curriculum of elementary schools.
The Learning Resource Server - Features the ideas and work of teachers, students, and researchers who are exploring new visions of learning. Site also discusses ways that educators can learn to create new knowledge.
MySchoolOnline.com - Organizing a thorough system of resources for local, state, and national education. Featuring more than 9,000 members from schools, teachers, and education organizations from around the U.S. Use free tools and services to build and host a web site.
National Educational Technology Standards Project - Aiming to create guidelines that will help educational leaders plan for successful uses of technology to assist in education and educational management. Various helpful information is available.
NetDayCompass - Thorough guide to education technology resources aimed at K-12 administrators. Covers such subjects as planning, infrastructure, funding and grants, classroom support, and most effective practices.
Ozline - Check out our complete guide to using "Web-and-Flow" in schools, districts and regions.
Student TECH CORPS - Learn about how this national not for profit organization helps schools fulfil their technology needs by connecting them with energetic volunteers who are willing to give of their time to share their technology expertise.
Teachers Helping Teachers - Free practical guides to help you use the Internet in your teaching. Access to the lesson plans is free, this site does not make money from information submitted by teachers.
Tech Corps - The aim of this national not-for-profit association is to improve K-12 education from the bottom up by assisting schools use technology successfully.
YouthLearn - This portal to resources for after-school youth programs that use technology features lesson plans, teaching tips, project design resources, examples, software/hardware advice, discussions, and more.
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...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.