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A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting individuals to services for older adults and their families.
Tips to help middle schoolers succeed
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Advice for helping children connect to school
National College Transitions Network- College for Adults
Online resources for adults who are interested in returning to higher education- career planning and assessment, financial planning, applying to college, academic skills and additional resources
Mapping Your Future
Mapping Your Future's collection of resources offers college preparation, school selection, and career exploration guidance, as well as information on the student loan process and responsibilities. Includes links to career exploration and a robust financial literacy education section
Single Mom Guide
Online guide for single mothers- includes section on single parent friendly university and college programs and grants and scholarships geared toward parents;also includes childcare and other financial resources
PBS Learning Media
Online video libary of educational content; catagorized by subject and by age/grade
International Children’s Digital Library
Online digital libary of children’s book that can be read directly from the computer; worldwide selection
IES- Institute of Educational Science What Works Clearinghouse
Database of research and reviews related to education; search by topic or download literature/reviews
United States Department of Education
Grants for education, resources for education programs, information on education laws, bills and statistics, information on student loans, listing of community colleges
Ratings of online colleges, universities and colleges, profiles of colleges and universities, college cost index, information about degree programs, information about schools for children with autism, information on careers in different sectors, articles on related topics
National Education Association
Resources on public education, college, grants for educational organizations (some individual). Articles on national education news, methods of teaching, talking to teachers. The core curriculum. Classroom ideas.
College Parents of America
Information on transition, scholarships, financial aid application, college insurance, discounts on various logistics, articles on parenting while students are at college
College Parent Central
Blogs and articles on being a parent of a college student, workshops on parenting a college, newsletter
Resources for all college students including single parent, adult, child, married, working, part-time, night/weekends. Lists of colleges and tuition, related services, daycare at college, articles on aspects of attending or applying to college
Single Mothers Academic Resource Team
Information and resources about adult education at college or GED for single mothers. Support information, financial aid advisement, changing careers. Workshops and presentations.
Lists of grants, scholarships, and housing
Resources for grants, including work-study and military. Information on grants, scholarships, financial aid, avoiding scams, related taxes, student loans. Blog on applying to college. Test prep information.