Resources

Parent Resources

Fun Educational Games

Free Rice - Quiz game where correct answers help raise money for global hunger
View the Earth from Space - View Earth from the Sun, the Moon or from any of a host of satellites in orbit.
Be an A+ Math Ace - Math games based on bingo and hidden pictures, and a variety of flash cards.

Most Popular Educational Resources

Dr. Math - Tutoring site that allows students to email questions and get responses
Merriam Webster - The most comprehensive dictionary on the internet
Test Taking Survival Tips - Good tips and tricks for acing exams
Kid's Click - Search Engine for young students
Encyclopedia for Kids - Free Encyclopedia for reference
Word Whiz - Helps students build vocabulary and study skills

Resources for Parents

http://www.pta.org - Parent Teacher Association Webpage
Great Schools.Org - A middle school parents' preparation for college guide
Health Insurance Online - A database of health information for kids and adults
Read, Write, Think - Resources to help parents with their child's literacy
Middle School Web Resources - Valuable information for both parents and teachers
US Dept. of Education - search for student aid resources by state

For Minority, Low-Income, First Generation Students

http://www.uncf.org/ - United Negro College Fund
http://www.aihec.org/ - American Indian Higher Education Consortium
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/oela/index.html?src=mr - Department of Education/Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs