|ERIC on FirstSearch|
Represents the most complete bibliography of educational materials available since 1966. Indexes 1.2 billion records of education-related materials--journal articles, books, reports, etc. ERIC on ed.gov is a free version of this database. The free version does a better job of limiting to full-text results. This version on FirstSearch provides a link to request through ILL any of the items.
Using the acronym for “journal storage”, this collection contains complete back issues of 241 scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines. Issues from the most recent five years for each title are not included in the collection.
|ProQuest Research Library|
Contains the citations and abstracts of over 1,000 titles in the broad areas of social sciences and law. Of those 1,000 titles, 710 provide users with full-text, images and graphics online. Indexing and full-text coverage begins in the early 1990s for most titles.
|Center on Reinventing Public Education|
Includes papers and research on education reform.
|Condition of Education|
Facts, figures, reports, and more on education in the US. Maintained by the US Dept. of Education.
|Edsitement: Best of the Humanities on the Web|
Collections of quality websites for all areas of the humanities: art & culture; language & language arts; foreign language; and history & social studies. Also has over 250 lesson plan topics for all grade levels. Maintained by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
|Education Policy Center|
Links to a variety of Education studies, including studies trying to evaluate the success of the No Child Left Behind Act. Maintained by the Urban Institute.
|ERIC on ed.gov|
Indexes 1.2 billion records of education-related materials--journal articles, books, reports, etc. This is a free version of the ERIC database on FirstSearch. This free version does a better job of limiting to full-text results, but does not provide a link to request through ILL as the FirstSearch version does.
|Global Education Digest 2007|
"The Global Education Digest 2007 presents the latest education statistics from primary to tertiary levels in more than 200 countries. This edition focuses on the financing of education and provides a series of indicators to compare spending patterns across countries and levels of education."
Promotes the sharing of resources and ideas among teachers, educators, parents, etc.
|Institute for Urban and Minority Education|
|International Children's Digital Library|
"The ICDL Foundation's goal is to build a collection of books that represents outstanding historical and contemporary books from throughout the world." Currently with over 2,000 books in 41 languages, the site aims to have over 10,000 books in 100 languages.
|International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning|
Published twice-a-year by the Center for Excellence in Teaching at Georgia Southern University, IJ-SoTL is a scholarly (peer-reviewed) electronic journal.
|International Reading Association: Web Resources|
Tools for teaching literacy, promoting literacy, and information about literacy.
|Math Worksheet Site|
Generates printable math worksheets for math drills, including addition, subtraction, etc. Created and maintained by a homeschool father. PHC does not subscribe to this website.
"Multimedia resources & professional development for America's preK-12 educators." Click on a subject area--i.e. Math or Reading & Language Arts--to search for grade-appropriate lesson plans.
Publication addressing educational reforms and needs. Past issues are available for free.
Devoted to sharing best teaching practices in public schools. Includes lesson and curriculum ideas.
|To Read or Not To Read|
National Endowment for the Arts has released a study on the reading habits of Americans.
Full Text Available - These electronic resources offer the full text of some (if not all) items.
Restricted Access - These electronic resources may only be used by PHC students, faculty, and staff.