Links for Parents
Awesome Library is a fantastic source for reviews of educational Web sites, from content areas and reference sources to links for everyone connected with schools -- staff, students, parents, community members. Annotated much as a periodical index is, Awesome Library offers descriptions of recommended sites and stars those links it considers part of the top 5 percent in education. More than 15,000 pages expressly for educators are reviewed here. Your students, whether they are teenagers or younger kids, will find games, discussions, project ideas, and information about everything from the most popular movies to book recommendations.
Common Core State StandardsCommon Core State Standards (CCSS) InitiativeWebsite for the group implementing the Common Core State Standards
Common Core State Standards - OSPIInformation from the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) about the Common Core State Standards in Washington State.
Education World provides hundreds of links for students, teachers and parents. It contains homework help, student activity pages in all educational content areas, and loads of teacher resources including lesson plans and professional development.
Fun BrainFunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history)
Khan AcademyWith a library of over 2,400 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 180 practice exercises, we're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.
National Public Radio
News and public interest items from around the world.