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Language Arts Resources

  • Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site (http://www.carolhurst.com/) is a collection of reviews of children's books, ideas for using them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.

  • Educational Technology Clearinghouse (http://etc.usf.edu/language/lang68.htm) is dedicated to providing educational materials, services, and coursework in the field of language arts.

  • International Reading Association (http://www.reading.org) seeks to promote high levels of literacy for all by improving the quality of reading instruction through studying the reading process and teaching techniques; serving as a clearinghouse for the dissemination of reading research through conferences, journals, and other publications; and actively encouraging the life time reading habit.

  • Learning Resources (http://literacynet.org/cnnsf/) provides learning resources, web delivered insruction, story boards, and interactive activities.

  • Online Writing Lab- Purdue University (http://owl.english.purdue.edu/) is a site withmany resources for writers and teachers.

  • National Council of Teachers of English (http://www.ncte.org/) contains information regarding standards, teaching ideas, parent resources and links to other related sites.

  • International Writing Centers Association (http://writingcenters.org/) works to foster communication among writing centers and to provide a forum for concerns.

  • Web English Teacher (http://www.webenglishteacher.com/index.html) At this site educators can take advantage of online technology to share ideas and to benefit from the work of others. Beginning teachers can find guidance; experienced teachers can find inspiration. Think of it as the faculty library and faculty workroom on a global scale.

Foreign Languages

  • American Association of Teachers of German (http://www.aatg.org) presents learning scenarios, resources, and sample lessons being developed at the workshop based on the National Standards for communication, cultures, connections, comparisons, and communities.

  • ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics (http://www.cal.org/resources/archive/eric/index.html) provides a wide range of services and materials for language educators, most of them free of charge. These include two-page information digests and short bibliographies, a semiannual newsletter, and a question-answering service.



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