SCED Subject Gateway
Provides a comprehensive description of education worldwide. Approximately 900 articles offer a view of the institutions, people, processes, and products found in educational practice.
Located in Cook Library: Reference LC4704.5.T86
Located in Cook Library: Reference LA222.P73
Located in Cook Library: Reference LC5131.P7
The Sage Reference Online collection offers a dozen encyclopedias with topics relating to education.
This country-by-country survey of educational systems includes essays on the histories, legal foundations, and primary and secondary educational systems of 233 countries, as well as current coverage of reorganized educational systems and technological advances.
Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing, including areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues.
Contains materials in all areas of education and at all levels from preschool through college. Provides citation and abstract information from over 750 educational journals and related documents from the Educational Resource Information Center educational symposium report literature dating back to 1967.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
Contains 15 full text journals plus news of interest to literacy educators, policy studies, summaries of national, local and state education issues. Click on "Institutional IP Access" to see full text journals.
Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.
Kid Cook's Goodreads page
TeachingBooks provides access to authors, illustrators and book resources, and is designed for teachers to generate enthusiasm for books and reading. Content includes author interviews; in-studio movies of authors and illustrators; audio excerpts of professional book readings; thematic booklists for teachers; book awards; and links to children's and young adult literature.
The Encyclopedia documents and interprets books read by children throughout the world. With a global perspective, it includes brief biographies of every major author and illustrator. Also included are feature essays on all genres of children's literature, individual works, and prominent trends and themes, as well as general essays on the traditions of children's literature in many countries throughout the world.
Content is geared to readers in grades 6-12 and includes more than 460 popular, high school magazines; 50,000 biographies; and 60,000 primary sources. Searchable by lexile.
Enter a Lexile measure, select particular reader interests, and find books that fit the perameters. English and Spanish.
Full length documentary films, streaming access. Includes PBS documentary entitled: School: The Story of American Public Education.
A growing collection of thousands of streaming video resources in a range of subject areas.Browse or search the collection by title, author, or topic. Sign up for a personal account to create playlists or view playlists created by others.
Kanopy is a film streaming service, offering over 25,000 streaming films from over 800 producers, with new films added daily.
An e-book database covering more than 220 academic disciplines, including education.
Provides a collection of over 4,560 electronic books, including reference books and books on topics in education.
The Mental Measurements Yearbook consists of full-text descriptive entries, references, and full-text critical reviews of more than 2,200 educational, psychological and vocational assessment tools.
American Association of Physics Teachers
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
The Center for Applied Special Technology, CAST, is a source for Universal Design for Learning (UDL) information and lesson plans.
Common Core State Standards
First Year of Teaching: What to Expect
Lesson plans for all ages and a wide variety of topics.
Open access lesson plans for grades K - 12.
The State Curriculum is the document that aligns the Maryland Content Standards and the Maryland Assessment Program and will be available in a number of formats for teachers, central office staff, students, parents, and the other stakeholders.
Music Teachers National Association
National Art Education Association
Enrollment, achievement, dropout rates, finance, graduation rates, internet access, parental involvement, safety and more. Includes Nation's Report Card.
UDL is a flexible approach to curriculum design that offers all learners full and equal opportunities to learn.
National Business Education Association
National Council for the Social Studies
National Council of Teachers of English
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
National Public School Information Locator
National Science Teachers Association
NAEP - National Assessment of Educational Progress
New York Times Learning Network
Special Education Resources for General Educators
Teaching Channel is a video showcase -- on the Internet and TV -- of innovative and effective teaching practices in America's schools.
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Education