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 Primary and Secondary Education

 

Common Core State Standards Initiative

National website for the Common Core Learning Standards. From the Council of Chief State School Officers and the online levitra prescription National Governor's Association Center for Best Practices.


East Greenbush Central School District

Website of the East Greenbush school district. Other local districts: Schodack and Rensselaer.


EngageNY: Common Core

Information about New York State's implementation of mexico cialis no prescription the Board of Regents Reform Agenda, including the Common Core Learning Standards.  Information for parents, educators, and administrators.  Go directly to: Parent and Family Resources.  From the New York State Education Department.


New York Office of State Assessment

The Office of State Assessment is www.cathedral-elpaso.org responsible for the coordination, development, and implementation of the New York State Testing Program.  This site offers assessment information for elementary through high school testing, including Regent's examinations, and provides sample tests and other helpful resources.


New York State School Report Cards

The New York State Report Cards provide enrollment, demographic, attendance, suspension, dropout, teacher, assessment, accountability, graduation rate, post-graduate plan, and fiscal data for public and charter schools, districts, and the State.

 

Regents Exam Prep Center

A feature-packed study site to help high school students meet the New York State Regents requirements in English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. Offers exam overviews, multiple-choice practice questions, practice essays, study materials, past regents exams, and links to further online resources in all exam areas.

  

Higher Education & Financial Aid

 

BigFuture by the College Board

A college planning site by the College Board.  Find schools with the college search and comparison tools, get admissions information and strategies, explore careers and majors, and find lots of information about financial aid and paying for college.


BrainTrack

A comprehensive directory of over 10,000 universities and colleges worldwide.  Find colleges by location, degree/career, or religious affiliation.  Includes information on online higher education.


College Board: For Students

Information, student guides, and study materials for Advanced Placement (AP) coursework and the SAT and PSAT exams.

 

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)


Federal Student Aid

Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of tramadol 180 overnight c o d student financial aid in the spionline.com.au nation.  Each year, it offers more than $150 billion in grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school to lowest viagra price millions of students.  


New York's Private Colleges and Universities

Find out about college costs, deadlines, location, and more than 500 academic programs.


New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) 

Information on the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and other grants and discount sildenafil generic viagra loans administered by the HESC.


Pay for College

Information about college costs, loans, applying for aid, and a scholarship search function. Part of the College Board's Big Future site.


State University of New York (SUNY)

Link to SUNY's 64 campuses.

 

U.S. News & World Report: Education

U.S. News & World Report publishes annual education rankings.  See the lists of best colleges, graduate schools, world universities, and online education.

 

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Continuing & Adult Education

 

Arts Center of the Capital Region

Classes in a broad range of the arts: studio art, digital art, crafts, performance art, dance, fitness, writing and culinary.  Classes for adults and children.  Located in Troy, NY.


Averill Park Central School District: Adult Continuing Education


Community & Professional Education, Hudson Valley Community College

Offers a wide range of educational, professional and recreational credit-free classes for everyone from kids to seniors. Highlights include fitness classes, arts classes, and special interest classes like motorcycle riding or financial planning for retirement. They also offer non-credit certification programs in emergency medicine, paralegal training and other professional classes.


Coursera

Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free. Course topics span the Humanities, Medicine, Biology, Social Sciences, Mathematics, Business, Computer Science, and many others. Watch lectures taught by world-class professors, learn at your own pace, test your knowledge, and reinforce concepts through interactive exercises. 


East Greenbush Central School District: Continuing Education


MOOCs Directory

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are free non-degree online courses with open, unlimited global enrollment to anyone who desires to wow)) cialis without prescription learn, and regardless of http://zvezdegranda.rs/inexpensive-cialis their current educational level. The MOOCs Directory provides a simple central directory of existing free MOOCs available in K-12, Higher Education and other areas for students, parents, teachers, counselors, tutors, military & their families, working adults, the unemployed, retirees, and others.


Schenectady County Community College Office of Workforce Development

Offers non-credit courses in such varied subjects as culinary, fitness, allied health, and archaeology.

 

General Resources and Miscellaneous


ERIC—Education Resource Information Center

ERIC is an online library of education research and it's great! canadian pharmacy levitra generic viagra non prescription information, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education.

 

National Center for Education Statistics

 

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives

The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives is a library of uniquely interactive, web-based virtual manipulatives or concept tutorials for mathematics instruction (K-12 emphasis). Manipulatives are physical objects that help students visualize relationships and applications; this web site translates manipulatives to virtual form.

 

New York State Education Department

Includes the New York State School District Index.

 

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets is a national multimedia literacy initiative offering information and resources on how young kids learn to read, why so many struggle, and how caring adults can help. The website offers research-based strategies for teachers, parents, administrators, librarians, childcare providers, and anyone else involved in helping a young child become a strong, confident reader. 

 

Summer Camps and Programs at Colleges in New York State

Information on sports, arts, and academic programs for kids and teens.

 

U.S. Department of Education

 

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