Education

The resources here are provided here mostly for adults; some of them address the educational approaches and others are on current trends in education. Others are for free courses.

Coursera
Offers free online classes from some of the finest educational institutions in the world
https://www.coursera.org/

Education News   www.educationnews.org
Hot topics in education today. Accessible and easy to read.

Education Nation   www.educationnation.com
A news site dedicated to everything in academia today. Videos, opinion pieces, and articles cover all that’s important in the world of education. There’s a blog and teacher tips, too. Accessible and easy to read.

National Center for Education Research
http://ies.ed.gov/ncer/
A US government site for topics in education research. Not for the faint-hearted.

Scholastic for Parents http://www.scholastic.com/parents/
A publishing powerhouse, Scholastic is known for its books and Instructor magazine. This part of the website is geared towards parents. There are free e-books, worksheets, and tips for helping your child prosper.

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