"...a place where educators could find information without searching the entire Internet. They created an information source on the Web with news from USA Today, monthly site reviews and employment listings to keep educators up to date. And they created original content such as lesson plans, articles written by education experts, and information on how to make the best use of technology in the classroom, so that educators could find ideas at the click of a mouse."
U.S. Department of Education (ED) Home Page
Includes President's & Secretary's Priorities; Funding Opportunities; Student Financial Assistance; Research & Statistics; News & Events; Programs & Services and a lot more .
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Brown v. Board of Education Online Archive
"This archive contains documents and images which chronicle events surrounding this historically significant case up to the present. The archive is divided into four main areas of interest: Supreme Court cases; busing and school integration efforts in northern urban areas; school integration in the Ann Arbor Public School District; and recent resegregation trends in American schools."
European Schoolnet (eun.org Portal)
The Gateway to Education in Europe
"European Schoolnet (EUN) is a unique not-for-profit consortium of 28 ministries of education in Europe created in 1997. EUN provides major European education portals for teaching, learning and collaboration and leads the way in bringing about change in schooling through the use of new technology.
Gateway to the Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP)
"EAOP is specifically designed to help educationally disadvantaged young people prepare for admission to top-flight universities. There is no charge to the students or their families. The program is at all University of California campuses and features weekend workshop programs, summer sessions on the campuses, field trips, academic counseling, test preparation, etc."
University of California
The Knowledge Loom
"A growing, searchable database of best practice resources. Use them to inspire your own models that work...An education-focused Knowledge Loom* suggests education-minded users accessing a workspace where they can weave distributed threads of information together in such a way as to create a fabric that wears well on their own conditions, needs, and visions for excellence in teaching and learning."
Northeast & Islands Regional Educational Laboratory, Brown University
"The Learning Page is a web site designed to help teachers, students, and life-long learners use the American Memory digital collections from the Library of Congress. The site provides guidance to finding and using items within these primary source collections....If you're curious about the collections in American Memory and want to know more, some good starting points are Search Help and Feature Presentations. You can also Learn More about individual collections....If you're a student, check out the Activities and what's New to begin your exploration of American history...If you're a teacher, take a look at Educators' Programs and Lesson Ideas to find possibilities for using primary source materials in your classroom."
American Memory Project, Library of Congress
Spirituality in Higher Education
A National Study of College Students' Search for Meaning and Purpose
"The Higher Education Research Institute (HERI) at UCLA is conducting a major new program of research to track the spiritual growth of students during their college years."
"The library contains unique educational web sites that have been created through ThinkQuest competitions and programs. The library currently contains more than 5,000 web sites to search and surf. Built by kids for kids to use and learn. It is also a great place to get ideas for your own project in one of our many programs around the world."
U.S. Department of Education see Education - U.S. Dept. of Education
University of Michigan - Information on Admissions Lawsuits (English or Spanish)
"The University of Michigan is fighting two lawsuits challenging its admission policies. This web site is provided as a resource for journalists and others who need background information."
Sections include: What's New ; FAQs ; Legal Overview ; Court Filings ; Supporting Research ; News Releases & Articles ; Statements ; Press Kits.
Online Degree Information
Short on time, but big on career aspirations? Then earning an online degree is what you need. Getting a degree online is time and cost effective, whilst presenting you with the option to choose your discipline according to the degree level (e.g associate, bachelor, master, doctorate) or subject of your choice.