Resources & Helpful Links





American Mathematics Competitions
The AMC seeks to increase interest in mathematics and to develop problem-solving ability through a series of friendly mathematics contests for junior and senior high school students.


American Museum of Photography
See amazing photograhpy!


ArtBabble

ArtBabble.org is an online community that features videos about art and artists. It includes a range of videos from the National Gallery of Art- -interviews with artists, explorations of works, and quirky, fun pieces.

 

Art Teacher on the Net
K-12 art lesson plans, resources, and projects.


Ask An Expert
Ask an expert about topics ranging from animals to health to education to law.


Beyond Discovery
"Series of articles that trace the origins of important recent technological and medical advances."


Chandra X-ray Observatory
NASA's flagship mission for x-ray astronomy.


Country Reports
Geographic, demographic, government, and economic information on countries/regions.


Dare to Differentiate

Specific strategies to differentiate instruction!

 

Differentiation Links

Strategies, resources, and summaries on differentiation.

 

Dive and Discover
Science lesson plans for grades 5-12.


Ed Compass
Resources for SMARTboard


Ed Helper
Standardized test prep materials, math puzzles, critical thinking problems, word problems, and dynamic worksheets


Eduscapes
Integrating technology into teaching and learning. Look for Newbery books!


Election 2012

Teaching and Learning with The New York Times Election 2012: Teaching Ideas and Resources

 

Engineering Design for Human Exploration: Energy and Power

helps students learn a 12-step engineering design process as they solve problems associated with traveling to and living on the moon.

 

Evote
White House news, features, and polls.


Family Education
For parents - divided by age groups.


GACE
Georgia Assessment for the Certification of Educators - new assessment for educators. Online registration and more.


Georgia Department of Education
The official Georgia Department of Education website.


Georgia Master Teacher Program
Answers the 4 Ws and H about becoming a Georgia Master Teacher.


Georgia Online Assessment System (OAS)
CRCT, GHSGT and EOCT practice. Parents and students need to contact your school for Logon ID and Password.


Google Earth
"Want to know more about a specific location? Dive right in -- Google Earth combines satellite imagery, maps and the power of Google Search to put the world's geographic information at your fingertips."


Hotmath, Inc.
Math homework help site. Tutorial solutions for problems in leading textbook-algebra, precalculus, calculus.


Human Genome Project Information
"Genome programs of US Department of energy Office of Science."


International Children's Digital Library

Aims to make the best in children's literature from around the world available free on the web. It includes nearly 5,000 books in over 50 languages in a child-friendly format for reading online. Search books by language, award winning titles, and more.

 

Links To Learning
GHSGT Practice. Parents and students need to contact your school for User name and Password.


Math Goodies
Practice with basic math, PreAlgebra, and Algebra.


NASA Education Rocketry

A website devoted to learning about rockets-beginner's guide to rockets, a pictorial history of rockets, an index of rocket topics, and more.

 

National Association of Independent Schools' Online Career Center
NAIS's Online Career Center, free for job seekers, lists jobs at independent schools across the country. Plus: dozens of career resources.


Our Government

Describes how the federal government works with topics including the three branches, the constitution, federal angencies and commissions, elections and voting, and state and local governments.

 

SAT Online
The official SAT online course. "A terrific web-based tool that you can access from anywhere, 24-hours a day, seven days a week, and it is a great way for you to prepare for the SAT."


Southern Nevada: The Boomtown Years
Provides more than 1500 primary documents, photos, and maps that tell the story of southern Nevada's boom towns.
Teacher Created Materials
Free Activities created by teachers for teachers and students.


Test Prep Review
Free prep review and practice for tests such as ACT, ASVAB, GHSGT, GRE, MAT, PSAT, and SAT.


The Natural Resources Conservation Service
Provides publications about conserving natural resources.
Tiered Curriculum Project

K-12 Science, Math, ELA differentiated assignments/tiered curriculum.

 

US Department of Education
Student, parent, teacher, and administrator's guide "promoting educational excellence for all Americans"