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Education: Websites PLUS

Find and access online/electronic, print and media resources supporting education research, classroom teaching methods, learning solutions, and more.

About these Resources

Though only a representative sampling, these Web sites and Web-based publications have been screened for quality. They're excellent sources for up-to-date information and resources useful in the field of education.


Education Websites and Web-Based Publications

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The line between education websites and Web-based education publications (e-magazines, e-journals) is blurred. The distinction made below between the two resource categories is, arguably, a false one. NOT arguable is that the resources below are filled with rich, up-to-the-minute education-related information and resources. However, the sheer number of Web-based education resources is overwhelming. These lists are (and can only be) representative samplings.

Website categories on this page:
Associations | Government | Lesson Plans | Classroom Materials | Helpful Websites (LISTS) | E-Mags

Educational Association Websites *
American Association for Employment in Education (AAEE)
American Association of School Administrators (AASA)
American Council on Education (ACE)
Association for Educational Communications & Tech. (AECT)
Council for Opportunity in Education (COE)
MENC: The National Association for Music Education
National Association for Continuing Education (NACE)
National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)
National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET)
National Business Education Association (NBEA)
National Center for Science Education (NCSE)
National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE)
National Council for History Education (NCHE)
National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
National Education Association (NEA)
National Middle School Association (NMSA)
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
* For a complete list of education associations, consult the online database Encyclopedia of Associations. It lists hundreds of education organizations beyond those listed above.
Government & World Education Agencies
New York City Department of Education
New York State Education Department (NYSED)
United States (U.S.) Department of Education
Lesson Plans / Resources Guides
Discovery Education
Educator's Reference Desk: Lesson Plans (ERIC)
Educator's Reference Desk: Resource Guides (ERIC)
LessonPlans2Go: Teaching Tools
Microsoft Education 
Smithsonian Education
Classroom Materials / Curriculum Support / Research
ERIC: World's largest education database (U.S. Gov't.)
Discovery Channel
Distance Education Clearinghouse (U. of Wisconsin) Teacher Information Center
National Geographic Magazine
National Science Foundation (NSF)
LISTS of Helpful Education Websites
25 Best Sites for Free Educational Videos (RefSeek)
Top 100 Educational Websites (
Top 10 YouTube Science Experiment Videos (ScienceTrak)
E-Magazines / Online Journals in Education
American Journal of Distance Education
District Administration: Curriculum Hotspot
eLearn Magazine: Education & Technology in Perspective
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