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Education Resources

by Ron Kurtus (revised 20 November 2015)

The following items are education resources to help teachers, home-schoolers, and parents.

Thanks to Kelly Campbell of Educator Labs, Caroline Hampton of Open Educators, and Stacy Maxton of MathCamps for suggested resources.

Lesson plans

Financial Literacy and Real Estate Investment Lesson Plans

Crunch the Numbers: Eat healthy and learn math skills - Lesson plans from

Wildlife and Nature Lesson Plans and Resources for Educators - National Wildlife Federation

Read/Write/Think Lesson Plans - Hundreds of standards-based lesson plans

Fun Educational Lesson Plans, Activities and Printables - From Educator Labs

U.S. History Lesson Plans - Free lessons plans from Discovery Education

22 Dog-Themed Lesson Plans for Teachers

Art Lesson Plans and Activities

Lesson Plans and Activities for K-12 on space satellites

Lesson Plan Library from

Lesson Plans on Finances & Real Estate

Science & Technology Lesson Plans

Engineering the Future: The Educator's Guide to Building and Construction

Lesson Plans for Teachers from the Humane Society

Make a Splash in the Classroom: A Hands-on Curriculum with Lessons and Activities on Swimming and Pools

Resources for teachers

Discovery Education | Classroom Resources

Forest Fire Safety and Prevention for Kids - Extensive list of resources

Kids Know It Network - Educational resources

Space Education Resources - List of resources on space for young people

Different Learning Styles in Education

Eight Key Strategies for Deepening Your Effectiveness in the Classroom

A Guide to Classroom Technologies that Increase Learning: An Educator's Resource

12 Easy Ways to Use Technology in the Classroom, Even for Technophobic Teachers

Embracing Technology in Education and Government (Video)


Math Activities for Kids - List of websites and apps, along with teacher ratings

ZoomSci: Science and Engineering Projects for Kids - From PBS KidsĀ 

Calculators for Kids: Teach Children Math with These Free Calculation Tools

KidZone: Worksheets for Children

Serve Up Classroom Nutrition Activities

Facts for students

The Kids' Guide to Simple Machines in Cars - Fun car facts for kids

Student's Guide to Logistics - Introduction of topic

Planets for Kids - Astronomy network for kids

Fun Facts & Trivia for Kids

Fun Car Facts: Simple Machines in Automobiles

A Kid's Guide to Forest Fires

Cool Kids Facts - Fun facts for kids on Planets, Animals, Geography, History, Science and more

General education

U.S Department of Education - Federal news and policy on education issues - An education and child development site for parents

EducationWorld - Online resource for educators

Definition of Education - Article on topic from

Importance of College Education - From


Teachers Net - Portal for general teacher information and communication

Intervention Techniques - Special education techniques from the University of Virginia School of Education

The Real Meaning of Social Entrepreneurship and How To Promote It In Your Classroom - From informED of Australia

You and Your Science Fair Project - For teachers and parents from informED of Australia

Leading Websites for Math Teachers - From

Motivate Your Kid - Program to increase performance in school

Keeping Your Kids Safe & Healthy - Articles from


Military Schools - Listing of Military School options and information for troubled teens

Top Night School Degree Programs - Listing of various programs

FutureLearn - Free online courses from the UK


Top-rated books on Education

Top-rated books on Teaching Methods

Top-rated books on Learning Theory



If you have any other resources on education and teaching, let me know about them.

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