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Eldercare Locator

www.eldercare.gov

1 (800) 677-1116

A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting individuals to services for older adults and their families.

Kids Health

kidshealth.org

Tips to help middle schoolers succeed

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

www.cdc.gov

Advice for helping children connect to school

National College Transitions Network- College for Adults

www.collegeforadults.org

(617) 482-9485

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

www.mappingyourfuture.org

1-800-374-4072

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

singlemotherguide.com

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

iptv.pbslearningmedia.org

Online video libary of educational content; catagorized by subject and by age/grade

International Children’s Digital Library

en.childrenslibrary.org

+1 800-997-ICDL

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

ies.ed.gov

(866) 503-6114

Database of research and reviews related to education; search by topic or download literature/reviews

United States Department of Education

www2.ed.gov

Grants for education, resources for education programs, information on education laws, bills and statistics, information on student loans, listing of community colleges

TheBestSchools.org

www.thebestschools.org

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

www.nea.org

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

collegeparents.org

Information on transition, scholarships, financial aid application, college insurance, discounts on various logistics, articles on parenting while students are at college

College Parent Central

www.collegeparentcentral.com

Blogs and articles on being a parent of a college student, workshops on parenting a college, newsletter

Campus Explorer

www.campusexplorer.com

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

www.smartok.org

Information and resources about adult education at college or GED for single mothers. Support information, financial aid advisement, changing careers. Workshops and presentations.

College Scholarships

www.collegescholarships.org

Lists of grants, scholarships, and housing

Education Grant

www.educationgrant.com

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.

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