Worldcat – This is an online catalog of most North American and some international libraries. Only some of the resources are available in full text online.
Journal Articles – Search Databases
ERIC (licensed database) The ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) database provides comprehensive coverage of the research literature in the field of education. It includes journal articles [EJ] as well as books, reports, and other documents [ED].
Ed Research Online EdResearch Online is a freely searchable database of over 33,800 articles from more than 300 Australian education journals. It does not provide full text
GoogleScholar – a freely accessible search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines.
A to Z Teacher Stuff is a teacher-created site designed to help teachers find online resources. Find lesson plans, thematic units, teacher tips, discussion forums for teachers, freely downloadable teaching materials, etc. The eBooks are only available as online purchases.
Discover lesson plans and so much more on this site that covers the Arts, English, Health, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Technology Education.
Discovery Channel has created a comprehensive website featuring many resources, including lesson plans, teaching tools, etc. The lesson plan section is searchable by subject and grade levels.
Resources and resources for k-12 education by the George Lucas Educational Foundation
Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.
Students can ask questions, do practice problems, and watch videos (from Khan Academy and other sources) for free.
Teacher Tube is an online community for sharing instructional videos.
Ted-Ed pair extraordinary educators with talented animators to produce a new library of exceptional educational videos.
National Center for Education Statistics NCES is the statistical data arm of the US Department of Education, and the central clearinghouse for statistical information about education in the US.
This publication provides projections for key education statistics. It includes statistics on enrollment, graduates, teachers, and expenditures in elementary and secondary schools, and enrollment and earned degrees conferred expenditures of degree-granting institutions. For the Nation, the tables, figures, and text contain data on enrollment, teachers, graduates, and expenditures for the past 14 years and projections to the year 2021.
Presents data about the academic achievement of U.S students, drawn from the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Publishes reports on the effectiveness of educational programs, practices, and policies.