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  1. Beginner Tips - Learn how to use new technologies
  2. Bob Bowman's Careers Section - See Scholarship links and alternative income paths
  3. Online Tools and Productivity - New tools are here!
  4. Bob Bowman's Study Skills Section - Offers tremendous advantages when used first of all
  5. See extensive list of Free Software below - Alternatives to course-selected paid versions
  6. Check Free Educational Technologies Home Page - For additional links and messages

    OPEN EDUCATION (FREE COURSES) OPPORTUNITIES:
    NOTE: Most courses are college-level, self-paced, and free - but check exceptions
    Also check each site's TERMS for age restrictions & fees if certification or certain degrees are offered:

  1. MIT High School Section: See Free Online Course Materials - MIT OpenCourseWare
  2. Free Online Courses for High School Students - LearningPath.org
  3. HippoCampus - Homework and Study Help - Free help in major areas
  4. 100+ Self-Education Resources For Lifelong Learning Online - DIY Genius
  5. Big List of Resources - OER - Open Educational Resources - LibGuides at University of Pittsburgh
  6. CUNY Academic Works, Open Educational Resources - City University of New York (CUNY)
  7. Educational Resources:Curated Collections - OER Commons
  8. STEM Literacy - OER Commons
  9. 50 Places to Find Free College Courses - Nonprofit Colleges Online
  10. 10,000+ Free Online College Courses From Top Universities: - OEDb
  11. Open Education Resource (OER) Dynamic Search Engine - From archived edtechpost
  12. Open Education Resources - Edutopia:
  13. Free Online Courses - Free & Open Online Learning Resources from major course providers
  14. 8 Awesome Websites to Take Free College Courses Online - From MakeUseOf
  15. 70+ Apps, Search Engines and Resources for Free Learning - CollegeDegree.com
  16. Search for Courses at edX - Audit courses for free - wherever, whenever
  17. The Open Education Consortium - Search for Courses
  18. OpenLearn - See course selections at Open University
  19. Free Open courseware - By subject listed at OpenSite
  20. FREE - Teaching Resources and Lesson Plans - Courtesy of ED.gov at Internet Archive
  21. Free Education on the Internet - Course List being updated at Free-Ed.net
  22. Free-Ed.Net™ Archived: - Free academic & Vocational course in all major subjects
  23. 50 Top Online Learning Sites - Some are free - Best College Reviews
  24. Adult Education & Literacy Resource Collection | Adult Education and Literacy - U.S. Department of Education
  25. Wikiversity - See portals linking to major course providers
  26. Khan Academy On a Stick - Educational videos & more on a thumbdrive
    - can copy for those without internet - mujica.org
  27. Yale now also offers free non-credit courses, lectures, notes online - See download options
  28. Take Open Courses From Top Universities - AcademicEarth.org
  29. Open Culture - The best free cultural & educational media on the web
  30. Free Online Courses and Education - See Non-Credit sources at Education Portal
  31. SparkNotes - Today's Most Popular Study Guides
  32. Free Business Courses - SBA.gov
  33. K-12 education Publications and Archived Webinars - iNACOL
  34. Top 50 Free Open Courseware VIDEO Collections - The .Edu Toolbox
  35. Course Listings - World University
  36. OpenCourseWare (OCW) and Open Educational Resources (OER) links - ZaidLearn
  37. Top 89 Open Courseware Projects - OEDB.org
  38. How to Get the Most Out of A MOOC - MN&R

    OPEN RESOURCES - FREE BOOKS, PODCASTS, & MORE:

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  39. College Open Textbooks - Open Textbooks by Subject
  40. Browse OER Materials - See textbooks at OER Commons
  41. Online Textbooks | MIT OpenCourseWare | Free Online Course Materials - Many are free
  42. Open Textbooks - Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources
  43. Free Online Computer Science and Programming Books, Textbooks, and Lecture Notes
  44. OER - Open Educational Resources - Lane Community College
  45. The 100 Best (And Free) Online Learning Tools - Courtesy of Edudemic
  46. The Online Books Page: Search - Browse or search over 2 million books via upenn.edu
  47. 100+ Sources for Free Books & Texts Online - Distance Degrees.com
  48. https://archive.org/- Preview First: Internet Archive Digital Library - Has Free Books, Movies, Music & Wayback Machine - to find old websites
  49. 1000 open textbooks and learning resources for all subjects - IvyPanda
  50. Free Video Lectures, Video tutorials and Online Video Courses
  51. Free Manuals for Free Software - FLOSS Manuals Foundation
  52. Web 2.0: Cool Tools for Schools - Internet Archive
  53. Portable.Edu - 51 Productive & Petite Apps Every Student Should Put on Their USB Drive - The .Edu Toolbox
  54. 100+ Free Websites to find out about Anything and Everything - C4LPT
  55. 224 Places For Free Audio Books Online
  56. Open Source Options For Education - Find free software as alternates to course-selected commercial versions
  57. 50 Sites To Get Educated For Free - Via informED

    REGULAR & ONLINE (TUITION-BASED) SCHOOLS:

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  58. Open Site - See over 6,900 Schools to Browse for degrees or certificates
  59. Education Index - Reviews, Ratings & Official Contact Details for Schools & Colleges
  60. Browse Online Associates Degree Programs - Free Tool by eLearners.com
  61. Christian Colleges Links
  62. College Scholarships, Colleges and Online Degrees - Also see GPA Calculator
  63. The Best Scholarship Search Platforms of 2018 - Reviews.com
  64. The Best Online Colleges - Ranked by Subject
  65. Online University - Study at Top Online Universities
  66. CollegeSource Online : Search
  67. Online College Degrees for Today's Student - College Degree.com
  68. Best College Rankings - Top Online University Rankings & Ratings
  69. Affordable Online Colleges: Find Accredited Colleges Online
  70. Accredited Online Schools : Best Online Colleges and Universities
  71. 20 Useful Specialty Search Engines for College Students - Best Online Universities LLC
  72. Guide and Advice for Online PhD Programs - Online PhD UK
  73. Online Colleges That Offer Laptops - Courtesy of My College Laptop
  74. College Resources for Students with Disabilities - BEST COLLEGES.com
  75. Cyber Degrees - Unbiased Cyber Degree Information - Cyber Degree Hub
  76. Scholarship via Mesothelioma.net
  77. 2017 Most Affordable Online Christian Colleges
  78. 2017 List of Accredited Online Christian Colleges
  79. Affordable Online MBA Programs
  80. Cyber Degrees - Unbiased Cyber Degree Information - Cyber Degree Hub
  81. Online Student's Guide to Financial Aid - Maryville Online
  82. OpenCampus | The largest resource library on professional certifications

    HIGHER EDUCATION:

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  83. College Terminology - CollegePrep-101
  84. Teacher Glossary of Terms in Teaching - From higher education section of teAchology
  85. BJ Pinchbeck's College Companion - Pre-College - Via Internet Archive
  86. GetEducated.com - Find degrees, compare degrees, see about degree mills, etc.
  87. Helping Students Survive College - Browse our 334 Student Success Topics
  88. Online Learning - Courtesy of Study Guides and Strategies Website
  89. College Prep 101 - Free download of prep questions - per various grade levels
  90. How to Do Research - Graduate-level links
  91. Graduate Student Resources - (UFL)
  92. 12 Grad School Survival Tips - Fastweb
  93. College Sports Links
  94. Christian Colleges - Christian Connector: College Tips Home
  95. College Survival: Not-the-13th-Grade
  96. 25 Tips to Help You Survive and Thrive Your Freshman Year - Tips from Quintessential Careers™
  97. 88 Surefire Tips for Succeeding in College - OEDB
  98. Organize Your Research With These Free Web Tools: - Lifewire
  99. Higher Education - Internet Public Library Archives
  100. 100 Search Engines For Academic Research - TeachThought
  101. Thesis Help: 99+ Free Tools to Save Time - Courtesy of Smart Study
  102. 50 of the Most Dependable Web Resources for University Students - Educhoices.org
  103. Degree Guidebook List - Insights that empower learning - Courtesy of Context

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  104. Citation Machine - Serving students & teachers, K-12, College & University
  105. logoSearchEdu.com - Find the best educational references, apps, and so much more from .edu sites
  106. Research, Literary, and Other Useful Sites - Brooklyn College
  107. Robert's Online Applications - Includes Spreadsheet, crossword puzzle generators & more
  108. See STUDY SKILLS SECTION for effective ways to learn & memorize things

    RELATED FREE SOFTWARE:

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  109. Windows Open Source Software - Over 2,000 pages at SourceForge.net
  110. Task Coach - Free open source todo manager & much more
  111. See Star Office and others - FreeByte
  112. QV, the graphic viewer/converter for JPEG, BMP, GIF and TIFF files - Cyril Cambien
  113. Open Contacts™ - Advanced address & contacts book - portable version available
  114. Chaos Manager Alternatives and Similar Organizer Software - AlternativeTo.net
  115. IrfanView - Viewer with some editing features
  116. 65 Open Source Tools That Replace Popular Education Apps - Datamation.com
  117. The Free Software Directory - See categories which might be useful in student and professional endeavors
  118. FreewareTop Reviewed Free Software
  119. heart/diskBob Bowman's FREEWARE & OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE
    - See really outstanding selections here!
    - For home, office, and school

    WHERE TO FIND MORE INFORMATION:

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  120. Ten Tips for Parents of College Kids
  121. See INDEX for COPING, EDUCATION (SERIES), REFERENCES, STUDENT LINKS, etc.
  122. See INDEX for CONTINUING EDUCATION, EDUCATION (SERIES), REFERENCES, TEACHER LINKS, etc.
  123. Search the Internet using various engines and strategies listed in INDEX
    under HOW-TO GUIDES, and WEBTOOLS (for SAFE SEARCHING), etc., e.g.-

    Note to educators:   Most "kidsafe" search engines can still access other search engines which are unfiltered and that restrict users under 18 - unless they are disabled in advance - See details on Webtools Page



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