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- UMassK12. A UMass Amherst
site. The UMassK12 Project offers Internet services for Massachusetts
K12 educators and students. It features access to a huge variety of
educational resources with user-friendly interfaces and strong user
support services. The service is provided by the University of
Massachusetts Amherst with the assistance of other UMass campuses,
the MassNet state college network, Westfield State College, Mount
Holyoke College, and Franklin County Technical School. UMassK12 is
available from many dialup access locations around the state.
- Teachers' Net is a terrific
resource for conversation (live and later) with peers. Lots of other useful
resources (e.g., grade-level chatrooms, lesson plan library, message
- Teachers' Investigations in
Alternative Assessments. An evolving project at UMass
Lowell on assessment to which we hope you will contribute. Examples
from several disciplines and from elementary through college teachers.
This is a wonderful tool for teachers and students alike. For more
information, visit the site or write to Dr. Judith Kelly.
- The Philadelphia
Education Fund. An educational discussion site that deals with
topics of educational concern. It appears to be a site that posts the
commentary to a Web page thus a user must access the Web page to read
it. It would be interesting to follow the discussions there.
- The Journal of Equity and Excellence
in Education , published by the School of Education at UMass
Amherst. The EEE journal provides teachers, education faculty and
students, and administrators with timely and professional coverage of
current equity issues, especially those that have legal and economic
- Journal of Computing
in Higher Education. A journal published at UMass Amherst. The
journal publishes peer-reviewed essays, reviews, reports, and research
articles that contribute to our understanding of the issues, problems, and
research associated with instructional technology and educational
management information systems.
The Center for Information Technology and Dispute Resolution at
UMass Amherst is dedicated to developing new tools and software, to
working with others to experiment with and employ online resources
effectively, to assisting parties who wish to resolve their disputes
online, and to supporting research in areas related to dispute
resolution and the online environment.
A Virtual Education Library
Recently Published Books in the Field of Education. This listing
is compiled bi-monthly by the UMass Amherst Library.
- The Virtual
Education Library at UMass Amherst. Reviewed and maintained by
Librarian Lori Mestre.
The W.E.B. Du Bois Library provides access to educational materials,
including books, academic and trade journals, the ERIC microfiche
collection, the Kraus Curriculum Materials Library, a textbook collection
(mostly of historical value) and selected juvenile books. Computer
databases and guides serve as primary tools for locating education
information. The Library will continue to add new bibliographic
information in electronic format.
The following sites are focused on specific curricular areas
- A terrific Chemistry site.
- Ted Nellen's CyberEnglish
site. A actual high school site, which conducts Education via
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