Below is a selection of freely available web sites available on the Internet.
Information resources provided by federal, state, or city government.
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Gateway to information on child safety, welfare and adoption maintained by the Administration for Children and Families of the Department of Health and Human Services. Contains information about child welfare topics, including child abuse prevention, family preservation, and foster care. Includes an index to relevant reports, articles, books, websites, and statistics. Useful for professionals such as teachers and counselors.
Ed Pubs - U.S. Department of Education
Helps to identify and to order free U.S. Department of Education publications. More than 6000 titles including research reports, brochures, grant applications, financial aid products, newsletters, and videotapes. Publications ca be accessed via categories of audience, educational level, subject, and language.
National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance
One of the four centers of the Institute of Education Sciences. Responsible for conducting evaluations of federal programs, synthesizing and disseminating information from evaluation and research, and providing technical assistance to improve student achievement particularly in the areas of reading, mathematics, and science. Includes work of the Regional Educational Laboratory Program; the What Works Clearinghouse; the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC); and the National Library of Education.
New York State Education Department (NYSED)
New York State education information and resources for licensed professionals, school administrators, teachers, and students. Sponsored by the University of the State of New York (USNY), it includes curriculum material, assessment information, learning standards, teacher certification and licensing requirements, and information about grants and finance, etc.
P-12 Prekindergarten through Grade 12 Education
Provides quick access to New York State Education programs and their offices including early learning, charter schools, funding opportunities, the Race to the Top (RTTP), and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
NYC Department of Education
Information on department services, policies, special programs, and news items.
NYTSCE - New York State Teacher Certification Examinations
Pertinent information concerning the New York State Teacher Certification examinations including test dates, registration, test frameworks including content specialty tests, and test preparation guides.
U.S. Department of Education
Central site for national government information on educational funding, research, statistics, policy, and programs. Includes link to teaching and learning resources from federal agencies.