New Orleans Public Schools:
Louisiana Department of Education:
The goal of this site, students.gov, is to provide a suite of online
government services and information to meet the specific needs and
interests of the student community.
- College Answer
"The planning for college destination."
- College Is
A resource guide for parents, students, and education professionals.
Search for basic information on institutions of higher learning in the
- College Profiles
In-depth college profiles with information about academic programs, athletics, campus life,
facilities, expenses, financial aid and much more.
- College Source Online
NOPL no longer has a subscription, but there is a good deal of free information available through the world-wide leader in college information resources."
- Colleges, College Scholarships, and Financial Aid
"Designed to offer college bound students, parents, and counselors easy access to information on colleges
and universities throughout the United States, free college scholarship and financial aid searches, SAT and
ACT test preparation tips, and more." Updated annually.
A matchmaker site designed to help you find the school that meets your individual
- Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Information (and online form) to file for Federal Student Aid
- Get Recruited by Colleges and Universities
Designed to "bring students together with colleges, universities, graduate schools, and
professional schools and help them identify the scholarships and financial aid for which they may
- Peterson's Planner
Good searches for all levels of education from K-12 through graduate school.
- U.S. Department of Education
Federal School Code Search Page
- Blank and Outline Maps
Blank maps of countries around the world and states around our nation--all ready to be colored
and/or filled in.
for the Study of Books in Spanish for Children and Adolescents
Lists of recommended books and information about the Center.
- The College Board
The web site for the SAT Test; test schedules, sample questions, and more.
- ERIC/AE Test Locator
The Test Locator "allows researchers to locate relevant tests from a database of over 10,000
records. Abstracts and availability information are included - as are separate databases of test publishers
and test reviews."
"Named the World's Best Parenting Website by FamilyPC magazine. It
contains information and communication resources that enable the
- GED: Find a GED Testing Center
Type in your zipcode and get a list of nearby testing centers, with their street addresses, telephone numbers, and the distance in miles from the ZIP Code you entered
"The first continuing adult education website dedicated to helping you
prepare online for the GED High School Equivalency Diploma Test."
"A nonprofit organization, GreatSchools.net provides information about public, private and charter schools in all 50 states."
- High School Ace
"The High School Ace is a noncommercial gateway to excellent free online academic resources
for high school students."
"Designed to help parents, teachers and homeschoolers find the
best educational resources out there.
- Homefires: The Journal of Homeschooling
"a free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites
together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot."
Khanacademy offers a library of over 2,400 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 125 practice exercises
"The interactive guide to learning disabilities for parents, teachers, and
- NOLA Homeschoolers
An inclusive community and comprehensive resource directory for current or prospective homeschoolers in the Greater New Orleans area.
- Pink Monkey
"Pink Monkeyis a FREE "G" rated study resource for junior high, high school, college students,
teachers and home schooling parents."
- Private School Search
From the National Center for Education Statistics, find information on private schools
The purpose of SchoolGrants is to provide resources for children,
teachers/educators, and K-12 schools. Our goal is to contribute to the
common task of improving schools and programs for the children served by
- SchoolMatch School
Listings of schools by state, locality, and school district. Basic data
is free and ratings are available for a fee.
- U.S. Charter
Information on existing charter schools as well as assistance in starting
a new one.
- CEC Lesson Plans
These lesson plans were created by teachers for use in their own
- Education Place
From Houghton Mifflin.
"Provides free K-8 resources for teachers, students, and parents. Check out
our Reading, Math, Science, and Social Studies Centers, searchable activity database,
educational games, collaborative projects, textbook support, online store, and more!"
- Educators' Reference Desk
The Educator's Reference Desk provides access to the following resources: Resource Collection, Lesson Plans, and Question Archive.
- The Gateway to Educational Materials
Search for lesson plans, curriculum units and other educational resources by subject, keyword,
title, or grade
- Teachers Net
"The ultimate teacher's resource," with chat, bulletin boards, mailrings, and more.
Web Page Building
- W3 Schools
Learn HTML, CSS and beyond with these easy to follow, free tutorials.
- HTML Code Tutorial
Another free tutorial designed to get you coding right away.
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