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  • A to Z Teacher Stuff A resource for teachers which provides Themes; Lesson Plans; Printables; Tips from teachers; Articles related to education; TeacherStore; TeacherChat; and Links to educational sites. Search by subject, grade, or key word. (BWN)
  • Apple Learning Exchange [QuickTime] a wealth of educational resources, spanning the full spectrum from preschool through to college. Subject areas (including math, science, English, language arts, the humanities, and even philosophy) are highlighted and indexed cleanly with an eye to satisfying both students and teachers. (SR)
  • Back to School Annotated links to teacher resources such as back-to-school activities, icebreakers, classroom management techniques, and related concepts and tools. (LII)
  • Columbia Education Center Lesson PlansColumbia Education Center has arranged with Microsoft to list some of their lesson plans on the new Encarta Lesson Collection. These lesson plans were created by teachers for use in their own classrooms. Also, you will find math and science lessons, resources, programs, and activities at Eisenhower National Clearinghouse. Also included is a large collection of links to other Internet-Based Lesson Plans and Resources. There are resources available here for both teachers and students. (BWN)
  • Teaching K-12 Economics [pdf] a panoply of resources for educators who may be looking for materials that will assist them in the teaching of basic and intermediate economic principles. (SR)
  • Ed Hound A Search engine for k-12 resources.
  • BBC Schools Online Curriculum based resources related to BBC productions
  • Back to School resources Annotated links to teacher resources such as back-to-school activities, icebreakers, classroom management techniques, and related concepts and tools. (LII)
  • Booktalks-Quick and Simple
  • Blue Web'N Searchable and browsable database of select k-12 educational sites
  • ClassNotesOnline ClassNotesOnline is a FREE resource for teachers to communicate with students and parents by creating a free website to keep students up to date and parents informed on the daily work, assignments, homework, and grades in all of their classes. (BWN)
  • CyberBee ideas on integrating technology into the curriculm. (BWN)
  • Disability Studies for Teachers contains lesson plans and materials designed to help teachers integrate disability studies into social studies, history, literature, and related subjects in grades 6-12. The plans and materials also can be adapted for use in postsecondary education. (LII)
  • Earth Calendar find out what is being celebrated around the world (BWN)
  • EdHelper Lots of lesson plans, and education news.
  • Educati-on-line_ Good for professional development
  • Educator's Reference Desk 2,000+ lesson plans, 3,000+ links to online education information, and 200+ question archive responses. (LII)
  • Education Index a guide to the most useful education-related sites on the Web. (SR)
  • Education Oasis The site is intended to be a warm and friendly oasis where teachers can get together to share, ask questions, get advice, encouragement, and inspiration. (BWN)
  • Education Review: A Journal of Book Reviews
  • Education Worlddesigned to help educators integrate the Internet into the classroom. (BWN)
  • The Electronic Hallway quality teaching cases and other curriculum materials for faculty who teach public administration, public policy, and related subjects (SR)
  • ERIC
  • AskEric (RB)
  • Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
  • The Gateway to Educational Materials sponsored by the National Library of Education and the US Department of Education
  • Education World: Holidays Center educational activities for children. (LII)
  • Homeroom Links for research, articles for teachers, resources for parents and teachers.
  • How Stuff Works really cool newsletter that explains how things work. (BWN)
  • K-12 Practitioners Home Page - NCES from the National Center for Education Statistics
  • Knowledge Media Laboratory ...teachers and others can create engaging knowledge representations on the web for their own use. (SR)
  • EdSitement lesson plans in the Humanities.
  • LearnOutLoud directory of free educational audio and video content of over 500 titles. (RB)
  • LessonPlansPage.com over 2,500 free lessons (BWN)
  • LETSNet From Michigan State University--Learning Exchange for Teachers and Students
  • Michigan Educators' Resources a collection of preschool-through-12th-grade education-related Web resources that have been carefully evaluated for quality, relevance and effectiveness
  • MIT's OpenCourseWare ...A free and open educational resource for faculty, students, and self-learners around the world. OCW supports MIT's mission to advance knowledge and education, and serve the world in the 21st century. It is true to MIT's values of excellence, innovation, and leadership. MIT OCW: is a publication of MIT course materials, does not require any registration, is not a degree-granting or certificate-granting activity, and does not provide access to MIT faculty. (BWN)
  • McREL-Technology ConnectionsEverything you wanted to know about the Internet and kids but were afraid to ask!
  • MERLOT -- the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching free, peer-reviewed collection of over 13,000 different online learning tools and simulations developed (mostly) by college professors around the world. (TB)
  • Moodle Moodle is a course management system (CMS) - a free, Open Source software package designed using sound pedagogical principles, to help educators create effective online learning communities. You can download and use it on any computer you have handy (including webhosts), yet it can scale from a single-teacher site to a 40,000-student University.
  • National Archives and Records Administration
  • National Geographic Education Guide teacher guides, searchable site. (LII)
  • National School Locator
  • NYT Learning Network a free news service that provides news summaries, quizzes, and even daily lesson plans. (RB)
  • OER Commons OER Commons is a teaching and learning network, from K-12 lesson plans to college courseware, from algebra to zoology, open to everyone to use and add to. (IRN)
  • Open Court Resources.com Hundreds of free teacher created resources aligned with the Open Court Reading program. (BWN)
  • PBS Teacher Resources A comprehensive site for teachers, with information on teaching and professional development.
  • Peter Milbury's School Library and School Librarian Web Pages
  • Plagiarism and the Web information on how to discourage students from plagerizing and ways to detect plagarism. (LII)
  • Quintessential Instructional Archive Learning games that are ready made and templates to make your own.
  • RubiStar a tool to help the teacher who wants to use rubrics but does not have the time to develop them from scratch. (BWN)
  • Smithsonian Education lesson plans, field trips, publications and productions, and professional development resources. (RB)
  • Sports Media a portal, containing links to various lesson plans posted off-site. These are browsed via an alphabetical index
  • Teach With Movies discussion and essay questions to accompany over 200 movies. (BWN)
  • Teacher Created Materials: Free Stuff Free Monthly Activities, Free Lesson Plans & Activities, and Free Brain Teasers. (BWN)
  • TeacherNet [pdf] Developed by the Highlights educational products group, the site contains opportunities for educators to join various discussion lists, classroom resources (such as lesson plans), and links to the webpages of various classrooms around the United States. (SR)
  • Teacher/PathfinderLinks for teachers, librarians, and kids!
  • Teacher and Student Resources
  • The Teachers Domain a multimedia digital library for the classroom that provides learning experiences in ways no textbook can. (BWN)
  • Teaching.com many resources for teachers to share with other teachers. (SR)
  • Teaching Resources Themes, lesson plans, worksheets, and tests.
  • The Teachers Corner This site contains a wide range of lesson plans and activities, organized by subject area, for primary and middle school students. This link will take you to a variety of Back to School activities organized by grade level. (LII)
  • Teacher's Resource Center
  • Teachers Network [pdf] an alliance of education professionals dedicated to disseminating best-practices throughout the world of public school education. (SR)
  • TeachersFirst Content Matrix lists of links by grade level and topic. (LII)
  • TeachNet lesson plans, teaching tools, a daily teacher-oriented cartoon, and email lists for educators. (RB)
  • Franklin Institute: A Matter of Time lesson plans, worksheets, etc for teaching how to tell time. (STN)
  • Time Magazine

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 History/Social Sciences Resources

  • Our Documents from the National Archives, this site will eventually have links to all the important documents of the Nation. (RB)
  • Teaching with Documents (NARA) Lesson Plans include reproducible copies of primary documents, teaching activities correlated to the National History Standards and National Standards for Civics and Government, and cross-curricular connections. (BWN)
  • The American Revolution
  • An Expression of the American Mind: Understanding the Declaration of Independence This 2-part lesson plan (grades 9-12) covers the structure of the Declaration of Independence (introduction, main political/philosophical ideas, grievances, assertion of sovereignty) and the ideological and political origins of the ideas in the Declaration. Includes background for teachers, suggested activities, and links to additional material. From EDSITEment, a joint project of the National Endowment for the Humanities and other organizations. (LII)
  • Amistad Case
  • The Amistad Comes to Life! Activities across the grades and across the curriculum bring to life the story of the revolt on the Amistad. (LII)
  • Anne Frank in the World Lesson plans for many grade levels.
  • AskAsia.org a host of educational materials on Asia for students from grades kindergarten through 12th (SR)
  • Biz/ed: Virtual Learning Arcade uses simulations and interactive online models to help teach concepts related to economics and business. (SR)
  • Preschool Black History Theme Activities for Teachers of Young Children (LII)
  • Celebrating Christmas Around the World
  • CIA World Factbook
  • CongressLink This site is a resource for teachers of American government and civics that provides information about the U.S. Congress -- how it works, its members and leaders, and the public policies it produces. It includes lesson plans and historical materials and up-to-the-minute information about Congress. Also find a glossary, and links to related sites. From the Dirksen Congressional Center. (LII)
  • Constitution Day - NARA. offers sample lesson plans, correlated to the National History Standards, that make use of original documents and images from American history
  • DebateLab.com - Resource for coaches of teams debating current policy issues. (LII)
  • National high school debate topic for 2007/08: whether or not the United States should raise its level of medical assistance to Africa.
  • The Dirksen Congressional Center's Communicator information on the US Government. (BWN)
  • Bill of Rights Institute free lesson plans that focus on the Bill of Rights and the US Constitution. (BWN)
  • EDSITEment: Dust Bowl Days lesson plans for teaching about the Dust Bowl. (LII)
  • The Educational Multimedia Visualization Center Teachers looking for ways to incorporate dynamic visuals into their earth science courses need look no further than this fine site. Created by staff members at the department of earth science at the University of California, Santa Barbara, the site contains dozens of interactive animations and visualization tools that can be used in the classroom to demonstrate various processes. These resources are contained within the Downloads section, and visitors can peruse the table of contents for specific features. The table of contents includes global tectonics, regional plate tectonics, Ice Age earth, and four other chapters. Some of these animations include the deglaciation of North America, the South Atlantic spreading, and the Himalayan collision. (SR)
  • Egypt: Secrets of an Ancient World from the National Geographic Society. (SR)
  • Exploring Amistad
  • Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Collection of material for teachers and students in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15-October 15. Features an interactive map showing Hispanic history in the Americas (the roots ... stretch from the Caribbean to California and back more than 500 years), annotated listing of Latinos in history, interview transcripts with recent famous Latinos (such as astronaut Ellen Ochoa), a research guide on the Spanish missions in California, and more. From Scholastic. (LII)
  • Beyond the Playing Field Jackie Robinson, Civil Rights Advocate--NARA
  • Hispanic Heritage Teaching Resources Collection of classroom materials for celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month (mid-September to mid-October), covering topics such as Latino voices in American art, Mexico's indigenous people, lowriders, baseball player Roberto Clemente, and carnival traditions of Puerto Rico. From Smithsonian Education, a website of the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies. (LII)
  • Lewis and Clark Companion site to the PBS series.
  • Liberty! The American Revolution
  • Map QuestAccess to an online interactive world atlas.
  • Michigan and United States Map Links
  • Geology.com State Maps Map collections for the US, includes relief, elevation, drainage, political, and road maps.
  • Michigan House Civics Commission The Michigan House Civics Commission is an initiative of the Civics Institute, which believes that one of the best ways to teach civics is to engage students in governmental processes like creating, discussing, and defending ideas for new laws. With that in mind, teachers can download curriculum to use in class that can lay the groundwork for getting involved.
  • Mountain Voices first hand accounts of how development in mountainous areas affects the culture of the native peoples. (BWN)
  • American Indian Heritage Teaching ResourcesClassroom materials for the celebration of American Indian Heritage Month (November), including publications from the National Museum of the American Indian, lesson plans (on topics such as the Bering Sea Eskimo people and buffalo hide paintings), and online exhibits of American Indian collections at the Smithsonian museums. From the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies of the Smithsonian Institution. (LII)
  • National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Institute
  • National History Day National History Day is an exciting academic enrichment program that helps students learn about historical issues, ideas, people, and events. This academic adventure provides teachers with an innovative teaching tool and fosters students' enthusiasm for learning.
  • Renaissance Secrets explores four mysteries from a historian's point of view. (LII)
  • Teaching with Historic Places (TwHP) Using properties listed on the National Park Service's (NPS) National Register of Historic Places, this site crafts unique lesson plans suited for a variety of subjects, including history, civics, geography, and social studies.
  • Three Gorges Dam lesson plans.
  • Today in History from the Library of Congress
  • US News Classroom [.pdf] this site offers a number of resources to help teachers integrate current events (as reported in the magazine) into their classrooms (SR)
  • Women in World History Curriculum Under the able direction of educator Lyn Reese, the Women in World History Curriculum project has been developing materials that introduce women's history into the secondary level classroom for more than two decades. (SR)

Math/Physcis Resources

  • Actionscript 3 Tutorials The Mathematical Association of America's online Digital Classroom site offers no faint praise for this interactive set of tools, noting that it is exciting, fast, and fully object-oriented. This is all true, and educators in both mathematics and the sciences can use this application to create their own customized, web-based learning aids. Developed by Doug Ensley of Shippensburg University and Barbara Kaskosz of the University of Rhode Island, these tutorials come complete with an overview, some basic information on its constructs and interactions, and a set of guidelines to follow to create meaningful and compelling learning aids for students. Overall, it's a very fine resource, and one that interested parties will be able to use in a variety of settings.(SR)
  • Insights Into Algebra 1: Teaching for Learning contains eight parts, and interested parties will have the opportunity to explore strategies for teaching a number of topics, such as variables, systems of equations, linear functions, and exponential functions. (SR)
  • Algebra & Trigonometry From polynomials to rational expressions, the world of algebra can be a befuddling place. Of course, trigonometry presents certain challenges as well, what with its sine graphs and inverse functions. Students and teachers of these subjects need fear no longer, as this site offers a guide for smooth sailing through all of these thorny matters. These mathematics resources were designed to complement a textbook authored by Robert Blitzer, and they include a number of interactive quizzes and tests. The materials on the site cover topics like exponents, matrices, and conic sections. Some of the materials are meant to be used as stand-alone educational materials, although visitors should note that some require the actual textbook.
  • Alice Alice is a teaching tool designed as a revolutionary approach to teaching and learning introductory programming concepts. The Alice team has developed instructional materials to support students and teachers in using this new approach. Resources include textbooks, lessons, sample syllabuses, test banks, and more. Other authors have generously joined our efforts, creating additional textbooks. (LIB)
  • Historical Activities for the Calculus Classroom Calculus may seem to be quite dismal to some, but it comes alive through the fine work of Gabriela R. Sanchis. Sanchis wrote this excellent piece on teaching calculus by drawing on the historical evolution of some of its key concepts. With support from the National Science Foundation, she also made sure to include several interactive Java applets which educators can use in the classroom. This piece is part of the Convergence math collection, offered by the Mathematical Association of America. These materials can be used in conjunction with other activities, and visitors may also use an embedded link to send the piece to a colleague. (SR)
  • Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching Interactive mathematics tutorials. The materials are divided into eight units, including those that deal with factors, mathematical diagrams, proportion, and estimating. Within each unit, users will find a number of example questions and related exercises. (SR)
  • Chance and Probability offers a variety of resources to make chance an exciting area of study.
  • Count Us In [Macromedia Flash Reader] Developed by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Online division, this interactive site contains age-appropriate and visually-appealing games designed to help young people understand basic number concepts. (SR)
  • Derivative Matching Game Once again, the Mathematical Association of America has struck instructional gold with this latest gem from their online collection of resources for mathematics educators. Created by Barbara Margolius, this derivative matching game presents users with a game board showing graphs of functions on cards. Essentially, the goal of the game is to match the functions with their derivatives. Visitors can begin by reading an overview of the game, along with some brief instructions, and then they should dive right in. The game can also be customized to match functions with just first derivatives or both first and second derivatives. Mathematics educators will have a lot of fun with this one, and even the mathematically uncertain can be drawn into the fold with this easy to use resource. (SR)
  • The Mathematical Art of M.C. Escher An examination of the mathematics behind the drawings of M.C. Escher. (LII)
  • ENC Online The Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education (ENC) was started in 1992, and is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Thousands of curriculum resources available. (SR)
  • EquMath This site contains a collection of maths lessons on subjects such as algebra and differential equations. (IRN)
  • Exploring Data For many students who wish to embark into the world of statistics, the whole process can be a bit daunting. Fortunately, the Exploring Data website makes such a proposition a bit easier for both students and teachers. (SR)
  • Fun Mathematics Lessons two dozen interesting and engaging math exercises for educators to use in their classrooms...One other nice feature of this site is that some of the activities are also available in Spanish. (SR)
  • Functions Grapher [Macromedia Flash Player] Discussing functions can be a tricky endeavor, but having a handy interactive way to talk about functions can relieve a great deal of stress. As part of the Mathematical Sciences Digital Library, this Functions Grapher application is designed to let users enter one or two functions. After doing so, users can trace along either one with coordinates shown dynamically changing at all times. The application was created by Professor Barbara Kaskosz of the University of Rhode Island, and it can be used by students in algebra, pre-calculus, or calculus courses. Of course, educators may wish to use it in their classrooms for illustrative purposes and they can also pass along to students who might find the very idea of functions and their operation a bit puzzling. [KMG] (SR)
  • Online Resource: Geometry find links to materials that can be used to teach students about the fundamentals of geometry, including plane motion, polyhedras, symmetry, and tessellations. (SR)
  • Gizmo: Developmental Math Students may not always learn in the same way, so teachers can help them by drawing on a diverse set of educational materials and techniques. Math teachers will appreciate learning about this set of developmental math “gizmos” offered on this site. Visitors can select interactive features that cover fractions, linear equations, roots, and geometry. Clicking on each topic will bring up a list of additional “gizmos”, and visitors can look over each one to see which is most appropriate for their students. Each small interactive feature is easy to use, and with the help of the explanatory text, they are all accessible for both teachers and students alike. (SR)
  • Illuminations from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, lots of information on k-12 math. (BWN)
  • Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles This site is a clearinghouse of fun and engaging mathematics exercises, puzzles, and other such activities that teachers can utilize in their classrooms. The offerings are divided into a number of sections, including “Visual Illusions”, “Algebra”, and “Probability”. (SR)
  • InterMath Website for mathematics educators. The primary mathematical fields covered here include algebra, geometry, number concepts, and data analysis. (SR)
  • Journal of Online Mathematics and its Applications each issue contains original research articles on student learning via online materials, class-tested web-based learning materials, and substantive reviews of important online resources. (SR)
  • The Math Forum@ Drexel University ... the leading online resource for improving math learning, teaching, and communication since 1992. (SR)
  • Math Gateway of the Mathematical Association of America Created through a partnership with the National Science Digital Library (NSDL), the Math Gateway was developed by the Mathematical Association of America. The site provides a veritable cornucopia of information for educators and those who are curious about anything from algebra to the history of mathematics. Visitors can start their exploration through the site by using the search engine at the top-left hand corner, or they look at the Content Highlights displayed prominently here. Some of these highlights include tips for writing an interactive mathematics text, using statistical samples from a real estate database, and so on. The site also encourages visitors to register for membership, which will allow them to create their own personalized library of resources. Rounding out the site is a selection of tips for searching the materials here and a fun This Day in Mathematics feature. (SR)
  • The Mathematical Association of America: Innovative Teaching Exchange The Mathematical Association of America has developed the Innovative Teaching Exchange in order to facilitate the exchange of interesting and compelling teaching resources from a wide range of educators. As their site indicates, “The intention is to encourage more experimentation with more methods than the traditional lecture/questions method.”
  • Math Science Center Developed by Peter C. Esser and John W. Pluemer of the Math and Science Center at Southwest Wisconsin Technical College, this site brings together a veritable cornucopia of resources related to learning about applied math, occupational math, elementary algebra, technical science, and the fundamentals of chemistry. First-time visitors will want to start by looking at the Resources section. Here they will find online tables and scientific calculators, sets of tips such as Fractions: The Basics and Using the Place Value System, and some rather fine tutorials that cover health occupations and culinary mathematics. Moving on, the Topics area provides access to the various resources on the site organized into subtopics such as Finance, Geometry, and Statistics. (SR)
  • MEGA Mathematics!
  • Math for Elementary School Kids a large assortment of interactive lessons that demonstrate basic mathematical concepts. (SR)
  • Math in Daily Life -- Annenberg/ CPB using basic math in everyday life.
  • MathDL: Digital Classroom Resources ...the site contains hundreds of classroom materials that have been extensively tested and reviewed by peers in the field. (SR)
  • Creating Mathlets with Open Source Tools Crafting new instructional aids for math courses can be difficult, but this helpful new article from Markus Hohenwarter and Judith Preiner will bring much joy to the hearts of mathematics teachers everywhere. This particular article presents information on creating new interactive materials (or mathlets) with the use of various open source tools. The article includes sections on creating mathlets for discussing tangents to a circle, slope functions, and even offers up some suggestions for creating dynamic worksheets. The piece also describes how to crate interactive exercises with JavaScript and it concludes with a set of additional reference materials and resources. (SR)
  • Digital Classroom Resources: Napier’s Bones Created by Michael Caulfield and Wayne Anderson of Gannon University, this feature will introduce students to the work of John Napier, a 16th century mathematician who created a procedure for multiplication using sticks or bones. (SR)
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics New and experienced math teachers can benefit from this helpful site created by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. In the Tips for Teachers section, visitors can take in tips for starting the year off right, testing, grading, homework, and even communicating with parents. The site also includes tips for math tutors and several short, yet effective, tips on utilizing technology in the classroom. One area that should not be overlooked is the Common Questions and Their Answers. Here visitors can learn about demystifying the distributive property and other timely principles. Finally, visitors are also welcome to leave feedback on each section via a webform. (SR)
  • National Library of Virtual Manipulatives a three-year NSF supported project to develop a library of uniquely interactive, web-based virtual manipulatives or concept tutorials, mostly in the form of Java applets, for mathematics instruction. (BWN)
  • Newton's Window The site is a rich smorgasbord of exercises, quotations, product reviews, and test-taking tips.
  • Online Journal of School Mathematics high-quality, peer-reviewed articles on teaching mathematical concepts and principles to a wide range of students and their varying skill levels (SR)
  • PBS Teachers: Math lesson plans and more by grade level and topic. (SR)
  • Physics Resources and Guides to download
  • Pi Day Celebrate Pi Day (March 14, ie 3.14) using tips from this site. (BWN)
  • Polyhedra an encyclopedia of polyhedra, classroom activities, and more. (LII)
  • Polyhedra Puzzles many different polyhedra puzzles from a professor.
  • Pumas (Practical Uses of Math and Science)
  • Purplemath Designed and maintained by Elizabeth Stapel, an educator and holder of an advanced degree in mathematics, Purplemath contains hundreds of lessons designed to help students who might be having trouble with algebra. (SR)
  • Against All Odds: Inside Statistics Despite its rather daunting title, this series of instructional videos offers a way for teachers and students alike to enter the world of statistics with confidence. (SR)
  • Teaching Mathematical Thinking Through Origami Many people find doing origami relaxing, and others find it can be even a fine group activity to while away many pleasant hours. This particular website offers up some ways to use origami to teach mathematical thinking. Created by Daniel Meyer, Jeanine Meyer, and Aviva Meyer, this site includes a background essay on this art, a set of teaching strategies for incorporating origami into the classroom, and some sample models. The “Teaching Strategies” area is a good place to look after reading the background essay, and users should also make use of the Origami Sources area, as it features external links to other origami sites. (SR)
  • Web Math Math puzzles to solve.
  • Teacher Source: Math lesson plans and related activities...in geometry, calculus, problem solving, and statistics (SR)
  • Teaching Math: A Video Library Would Lewis Carroll have approved of using Alice in Wonderland to teach algebra? We may never know, but that exact possibility turns up in episode two of the valuable Teaching Math series created by staffers at WGBH Boston. This series shows teachers demonstrating the fine art of guiding students through reasoning and problem solving. Along the way, students chime in with comments about their experiences, and the overall learning milieu is improved as a result. All told, the series contains twenty episodes which cover patterns, congruence, exponential functions, and the very act of communicating about mathematical ideas. The series is one that will be most intriguing to mathematics educators, and they will want to tell like-minded instructors to take a look at the site and watch a few episodes online. (SR)
  • Tools for Understanding Designed as a way to bring together resources to assist mathematics teachers at a variety of skill levels, the site is divided into four primary sections. (SR)
  • We All Use Math Every the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, in collaboration with Texas Instruments, has created this site to bring together a number of resources for mathematics educators and those with a growing interest in fractions, exponents, and other such matters. (SR)
  • Whatcom Online Math Center Located in lovely Bellingham, Washington, Whatcom Community College serves a diverse population from all across the state and beyond. Their math center has developed this rather nice collection of math links that include helpful test-taking hints, online exercises, and resources for teachers looking to find new ways of exploring everything from geometry to measurement. While the site doesn't have a search engine, visitors can browse through the links at their leisure. Some of the topics covered within this site include fractals, developmental math skills, pre-algebra, and applied math. After looking over these sites, visitors can also go to the Teaching Math section, which is designed specifically for teachers. (SR)

 Reading/Literature Resources