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Research

  1.  California Department of Education  http://www.cde.ca.gov/

  2. Top search engines http://www.google.com   http://www.kartoo.com

  3. Eric http://www.eric.ed.gov

  4.  MarcoPolo Lesson Plans Activities http://www.marcopolo-education.org/

  5. Kathy Schrock’s   http://discoveryschool.com/schrockguide/

  6.  WebQuests Http://edweb.sdsu.edu/webquest/webquest.html

  7. CTAP Web site http://ctap6.k12.ca.us

  8. CLRN software Eval and Standards http://www.clrn.org/home/

  9. Ed.Net Briefs send summaries of current educational news (http://edbriefs.com)

  10. FREE (Federal Resources for Educational Excellence sponsored by various federal agencies,www.ed.gov/free)

  11. Teachers.Net with lesson plans, jobs and links (www.teachers.net)

  12. The Help Web teaches basic history of the web and its many protocols (www.imaginarylandscape.com/helpweb)

  13. U.S. Department of Education with funding opportunities, and educational news along with statistics (www.ed.gov)

  14. WSU Libraries List is an analysis of Search Engines (www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/general/robots.htm)

  15. Kids Click for student research http://www.kidsclick.org 

Deeper Web

  1. Google www.google.com Search par excellence.

  2. About www.about.com About's a human-created reference guides

  3. www.aol.com The place for beginners— and some people who ought to know better.

  4. BBCi www.bbc.co.uk Worthy of classic status on the strength of its multimedia news coverage alone.

  5. CDC www.cdc.gov Because anthrax isn't just for sheep anymore.

  6. Dictionary.com www.dictionary.com Our favorite metadictionary.

  7. Encyclopedia Britannica www.britannica.com The encyclopedia, online.

  8. FedStats Home Page www.fedstats.gov If there's one thing the government actually produces, it's statistics; and if there's one place to find them, it's here.

  9. FirstGov.gov www.firstgov.gov The official portal to Dubya's house, the Senate, The Hill, and more government bodies than you can shake a stick at, much as you might be tempted.

  10. Google Groups http://groups.google.com Searchable newsgroup archives and a great place to do your own technical troubleshooting.

  11. iVillage www.ivillage.com Articles and forums—health, life, love, primping—for women.

  12. The Library of Congress www.loc.gov An almost frightening amount of information.

  13. MedScape www.medscape.com WebMD's site for medical professionals.

  14. MSN www.msn.com You've got to start your surfing somewhere. Good for beginners.

  15. MSN Learning & Research http://encarta.msn.com Smart surfing for students, parents, and quiz addicts.

  16. NPR www.npr.org Streaming National Public Radio shows: news with that Berkshires slant, and, of course, Click & Clack.

  17. Nolo Press www.nolo.com Legal mumbo-jumbo unmumbified.

  18. Technology Review www.technologyreview.com MIT's well-organized publication on emerging technologies.

  19. WebMD www.webmd.com A trove of symptoms, conditions, and drug info.

  20. Webopedia www.webopedia.com Technology terms-opedia.

  21. Yahoo! www.yahoo.com  The portal from before portals even had a name.

Student Research

  1.  Yahooligans search site for kids http://www.yahooligans.com

  2.  Ask Jeeves is the best student research site http://www.ajkids.com

Software

  1.  Zane Publishing                 http://www.zane.com/

  2. Tom Snyder Publishing      http://www.teachtsp.com/

  3. Sunburst Software http://www.sunburst.com/

  4. Educational Resources   http://www.edresources.com/

  5. State Education Buys  http://www.c-smart.org/  

  6. DK Multimedia software http://www.dkonline.com/dkcom/

Projects

  1. Sign up for E-Mail Partners    http://www.stolaf.edu/network/iecc/

  2. Gaggle free E-mail service Http://www.gaggle.net

  3. Funbrain teachers make quizzes for Students  Http://www.funbrain.com

  4. Classroom Connect           http://www.classroom.com/

  5. KidsCom              Http://www.kidscom.com

  6.  AT&T Virtual Classroom     http://www.virtualclassroom.org

  7. Global SchoolNet Foundation                     Http://www.gsn.org

  8. Cyberkids Art gallery         Http://www.cyberkids.com/gallery/

  9. Childrens Music    http://www.childrensmusic.org/

  10. Clipart Galore at Barry’s Place   Http://www.barrysclipart.com

  11. Bonus Com Http://www.bonus.com  is a self contained site

  12. Jason Project  Http://www.jasonproject.org

  13. Globe Project Http://www.globe.gov

  14. Problem Based Learning http://www.pbli.org/