Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Only 10 Free Resources for Education? Think Again!

I wanted to share a few of my favorite sites for learning with you. Enjoy!

WolframAlpha - a computational knowledge engine that introduces a fundamentally new way to get knowledge and answers - not by searching the web, but by doing dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms, and methods.

Academic Earth - Online courses from the world's top scholars.

Khan Academy - uses technology to educate the world. They have 2,100+ videos on YouTube covering everything from basic arithmetic and algebra to differential equations, calculus, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, history, finance, etc. They even offers reviews for the SAT and the GMAT tests.

FREE - or Federal Resources for Educational Excellence, is a U.S. Department of Education website that compiles free teacher resources available from dozens of federal agencies.

Curriki - A K-12 open curricula community that helps connect educators, parents, and students in the development of curriculum and other educational materials.

For Teachers - from the Library of Congress highlights ready-to-use classroom materials that are aligned with state standards.

The National Science Digital Library - is the Nation's online library for education and research in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics.

TED - Ideas worth spreading. Enough said!

The CareerTech Testing Center - creates competency tests and FREE online skills standards in 100+ career majors.

Top Cultural & Educational Video Sites - seriously...did you really think I could narrow my list to just 10???  Here is a link to a previous post that I made with 50 additional links to some great sites for learning.

Have fun learning!

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