EDUCATION (MA/New England)
Promotes school-business partnerships, educational
leadership, professional developoment; provides mini-grants
College/Public School Partnership
Serves school teachers and administrators
throughout western Massachusetts through professional
Education Development Center
Teachers, students and researchers develop academically
rigorous curriculum materials that foster learning.
Search for inquiry-based projects.
Schrocks Guide for Educators
Categorized list of sites useful for enhancing
curriculum and professional growth.
Mass. Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Supports instructional and curriculum leaders
and curriculum development.
of Library Commissioners
Gateway to a variety of information about
libraries in Massachusetts, incluidng directory information,
library homepages and special services.
Mass. Board of
Oversees 15 community colleges, nine state colleges,
and five campuses of the University of Massachusetts.
Eisenhower professional development grant administrator
for K-12 partnerships.
Responsibility for ensuring improved teaching
and learning in all MA public schools; main site for
curriculum frameworks, standards, education technology
Educational programming, teacher professional
development and classroom resources.
Television - WGBY
Teacher support, Center for Instructional
Technology, Intel Teach to the Future., Connecticut
River Ed. Initiative.
MESPA - Mass.
Elementary School Principal's Association
A statewide professional organization devoted
to the unique needs of elementary and middle school
principals in Massachusetts schools
& Islands Regional Educational Lab at Brown University
The LAB promotes educational change and equitable
opportunities for students.
Northeast & Islands Eisenhower Regional
Consortium that supports technical assistance, professional
development and content resources, especially in math
Web resources, educational listservs, online
courses, bulletin board and links to Mass. information.
Graduate College of Education includes K-12
outreach (including Mass. Studies Project).
EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY MA/General
From Now On
An electronic magazine for educators - check out
the 10 best web sites.
- Mass. Computer Using Educators
Membership group that provides education technology
support for teachers through special interest groups,
annual conference, newsletter.
Department of Education, Education Technology
EdTech programs for teacher professional development,
including Project MEET, Virtual Education Space (VES
- see below), MassEdNet, PDPortfolio, and Resources
for Educators (grants, conferences).
Works with schools to improve educational
leadership, curriculum, and the technology that supports
improved outcomes for all learners.
Library Media Association
Advocates, promotes and works to strengthen
school library media services to students and teachers,
and to integrate its programs and resources into total
Provides technical and planning services to
schools based upon local issues and concerns, and
acts as an educational broker linking the school districts
with local, state, and national resources.
School Network Testbed, BBN
Tools, information services, technology and support
for a national network of local learning communities.
Education support tools including interactive
applications, resources and curriculum planning through
CLASP. CLASP is a consortium of over 180 districts
across the state that work together to develop and
share curriculum aligned to the Frameworks.
An award-winning interactive educational website
which focuses on whales and marine research.
Over 3000 resources compiled on a variety
of educational issues. This collection includes Internet
sites, educational organizations, and electronic discussion
Clearinghouse for Math & Science Education
Curriculum resources, web links, professional
development, bulletins, and topics. Search feature.
Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education
Listservs, organizations, directories, standards,
curriculum, publications and services; search feature.
Synthesis of research and education by date added;
search for educational titles, subjects.
Library of Congress
Collections and services for research and
the public, including American Memory, which features
primary source materials for classroom study.
Includes National Geographic Society, American Association
for the Advancement of Science, National Endowment
for the Humanities and National Council on Economic
Education sites, features educational materials.
Archives & Records Administration
Nationawide holdings of government documents
and library materials, online exhibits and the Digital
Classroom with lessons, primary sources and other
help for teachers.
Geographic Society -
Materials for teachers and kids site; information
on geography alliances for teachers.
Electronic field trips; classroom materials based
on CNN and Turner programming.
Department of Education
National education priorities (No child left
behind, e.g.); grants and financial aid; education
resources by grade level pre-K-Adult and by state;
Search engine for multiple education-related sites