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    **SPOTLIGHT SPECIAL:

  1. Beginner Tips - Learn how to use new technologies
  2. Careers Section - See 100+ links
  3. Votech Section - See 100+ links
  4. Engineering Section - See 100+ links
  5. Writing section - See 100+ links
  6. Online Tools and Productivity - New tools are here!
  7. Bob Bowman's Study Skills Section - Offers tremendous advantages when used first of all
  8. Free portable tinySpell™ - Interactive spelling checker
  9. Extensive List of Free Software - See FREE alternatives to commercial versions!
  10. Check Free Educational Technologies Home Page - Check additional links and messages
  11. See Tech Tips & Tools Section - Extensive List
  12. Khan Academy On a Stick: - Educational videos & more on a thumbdrive -
    copy for those without internet - mujica.org
  13. A-Plus Papers - Guided steps on How to write various school papers - TIME For Kids
  14. CAST Science Writer™ - A free online writing tool for students grades 6-10; see others too
  15. Learning Styles - Visual, Auditory, and Tactile Learning - Take Quiz to Find Yours- About.com®
  16. Hampshire College offers free software bundle to all incoming students - open source .com - Get Yours HERE:

    YOUNGER STUDENTS SECTION:

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    MINIMIZE TIME ONLINE - USE THESE SEARCHABLE SITES FIRST:
    • All search engines are now available here - under KID-SAFE SEARCH SECTION on : Webtools Page

  1. Kids' Zone - Central Intelligence Agency
  2. Fiction Writing Topics - Definitive Collection of Net Links
  3. Alphabet Game for Very Young Students - Billybear4kids
  4. Words and Stuff - Logophilia Weekly (no longer maintained)
  5. ARS Science 4 Kids! - Also in Spanish - ARS, USDA
  6. Net's Best for Research - Kids' Place - Education Place
  7. Superkid's Educational Tools
  8. TIME For Kids mini-sites home - See Black History Month, Women's History Month & more
  9. U.S. Mint Pocket Change tips and games
  10. Biography Dictionary - Via s9.com
  11. Biographies at Biography.com
  12. Kid's Astronomy (.com) with dictionary
  13. Cyndi's List: Kids and teens
  14. ALFY - The Web Portal for Kids
  15. Just for Kids - Some links defunct - Stirlinglaw.com
  16. NetVet Veterinary Resources - Electronic Zoo Animal Species
  17. The Newspaper Clipping Generator
  18. TechKids - A technology education lab site for youths
  19. Free Web Based Educational Software - Select various programs at EducationalFreeware
  20. ZillaMail is a free, child safe, web based email system - Requires registration
  21. Open Source Online Textbooks, Flashcards, Practice, Real World Examples, Simulations - CK-12 Foundation
  22. Free online English - Multilingual Dictionary with audible pronounciation - From LingvoSoftOnline
  23. 100% Sourced Quotations - Lib Quotes

    GENERAL STUDENTS SECTION:

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    MINIMIZE TIME ONLINE - USE THESE SEARCHABLE SITES FIRST:

  1. Welcome to the CIA Web Site - Links for older students - Central Intelligence Agency
  2. High School Ace now links to Quiz Hub: - Free Online Interactive K-12 Quiz Games
  3. Check out Inventors & Inventor's Handbook - See more at Lemelson-MIT Program
    Note: The Brighton University Resource Kit for Students - computing software - replaced by:
  4. Scratch: - Create stories, games, and animations - Best to download Scratch 2 Offline Editor
  5. Bob Bowman's Programming Section - See many other ways to create your own programs
  6. Learn the Net .com - See English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian versions
  7. Student Media Sourcebook from ACP / NSPA - for student journalists
  8. How to Be a Good Graduate Student - By Marie desJardins
  9. Mathworld™ - Very extensive entries - see alphabetized list - Wolfram.com
  10. Cool Sites for Middle School Students - Virtual Middle School Library
  11. ACM Crossroads Student Magazine - Back issues including tutorials
  12. The Online Books Page - Over 35,000 free books - library.upenn.edu
  13. Online Study Guide for Student Drivers
  14. Medworld Medbot - Super search for selected medical sources - Stanford Univ.
  15. Writing Bugs - Education World®
  16. World Wide Words
  17. The Most Useful Web Tools - From About.com®
  18. The Most Helpful Web Tools for Students - LifeHacker
  19. Bob Bowman's Productivity Guide - See Handy Tools and Sites for Students
  20. Online Diagram Software and Flow Chart Software - Gliffy
  21. 21 Online Student Tools to Help With Research, Communication, and Organization
  22. Health Science Education Tools for Teens - LearntobeHealthy.org®
  23. 69 Free or Open Source Tools For Students - Online College.org
  24. SparkNotes: Today's Most Popular Study Guides
  25. How To Become A Good Student - From WikiBooks
  26. Résumés and Vitas - Various tips from The Purdue OWL
  27. Resume samples at Cornell University - The Freshman resumes focus on scholastics
  28. CHETTOUR HORIZONS 4 STUDENTS - See all contents for thorough advice on careers, study skills...
  29. What's Your Learning Style? - Self-assessment test from Edutopia™
  30. Learning Styles Quiz Results - See related topics, study guides & more - The Study Gurus

    EDUCATION TOOLS:

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  1. K-12 Educators Guide To Web 2.0 - Tips for everyone from Teachinghacks
  2. Visual Literacy - Organization of visualization methods - amazing chart!
  3. Mind Map - Explanation by Wikipedia
  4. eLearning YellowPages.com - See online education links - also see:
  5. College@Home Blog - See archives for: 100s of Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner
  6. Internet Definitions - Reference - Courtesy of Whatis?com
  7. Podcasting - Articles from About.com®
  8. Audio & Podcasting - Educational links and tools - from From Webtools4u2use
  9. Welcome to PodcastFAQ.com - Everything you need to know about Podcasting
  10. Conversions - See conversions of text to audio - via Bob Bowman's Guide
  11. Zamzar - Free Online File Converter - Convert URLs or any given file type to another (text-to-MP3 for example)
  12. Vozme - Free online text-to-MP3 converter - pick male / female voices (several languages)
  13. Free Online File Converter
  14. Best History Websites - by EdTechTeacher Inc (Replaces Dr. Lebeau's HomePage)
  15. Web Video Tutorials - From Web Video
  16. Glossary on Video Terms - Courtesy of Miracle Tutorials
  17. Video Tools & Sharing - From Webtools4u2use
  18. Studenthacks.org - 101+ Web Resources for Students - More study aids via Internet Archive
  19. Directory of Learning & Performance Tools - C4LPT
  20. Online Courses & Resources
  21. Call4All: Language Educational Resources Repository - Virtual Encyclopedia of major language learning links
  22. Top 100 Tips for Learning - 2014 - C4LPT
  23. Dive Into Web 2.0: Contents - Read Free online - DEITEL®
  24. 99 Free and Essential Web Tools for the College Bound - OnlineCollege.org
  25. Web 2.0 and Emerging Learning Technologies/Web 2.0 Tools - From Wikibooks
  26. 101 Free Learning Tools 101 Learning
  27. ZaidLearn: A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem?
  28. Tools from Sourceforge.net - See Staff Picks in Education section (51 pages)
  29. List of emerging technologies - From Wikipedia
  30. History of Top Tools - 2007 and 2014 - C4LPT
  31. Educational Technology
  32. Podcasting tools - Shambles .net
  33. 100 Free and Useful Tools for AP Students and Teachers - OnlineColleges.net
  34. Podcasting How-tos - Rice University
  35. Creating a simple voice and music Podcast with Audacity® - Audacity® Wiki
  36. Articles & Advice on Learning Management Systems - From Robin L. Green - via ezinearticles
  37. Resource Repository for e-learning Online Tools - Charles Nelson
  38. Free Student Resources - Discovery Education™
  39. Learning online - The pros and cons of e-learning divulged
  40. Use of Technology for Teaching and Learning
  41. Podcasting - K12 Handhelds
  42. Learning in Hand - Podcasting in Education
  43. Podcast Alley - Your Place for Podcasting News & Featured Podcasts
  44. Podcast Information - From Wikipedia
  45. 17 Places to Find PodSafe Music - blogtalkradio™
  46. List of podcatchers - Computer programs used to download various media - Wikipedia
  47. 11 - Presentation Tools - 21things4teachers
  48. Cell Phones in Learning
  49. All You Need To Know - From readwriteweb.com
  50. Skype + Podcast Recorder = Skypecasting - See instructions
  51. Introduction to English Learning Podcasts - From About.com®
  52. Podcasts & audio recording - All about podcasting and useful links
  53. Teaching & learning with podcasting
  54. Podcasting - Educational focus
  55. Howjsay.com - A free online Talking Dictionary of English Pronunciation
  56. FullBooks.com - Thousands of Full-Text Free Books
  57. The Full Wiki - Citable references for student research
  58. 15 Popular Sites Like Ucr Infomine | moreofit.com - Scholarly Internet Resource Collections
  59. Memidex - free online dictionary/thesaurus and more
  60. Free presentation resources for students & teachers! - ETC
  61. Student Tools and Resources
  62. e-Tutor - Online Graphing Calculator
  63. Find alternates to Zotero - Find, organize, and cite research sources
  64. Kiwix - Read the whole Wikipedia & related collections on a thumb drive
  65. Free Image Library - Legal images available on the web
  66. Internet Archive: Digital Library & Wayback Machine - Find earlier versions of Web Pages, Free Books, Movies...

    OPEN EDUCATION:

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  1. Skip the Tuition: 100 Free Podcasts from the Best Colleges in the World - OEDB
  2. Open Courseware Directory - Courtesy of College@Home.com
  3. Teacher Tube® - See educational videos, pictures, documents, etc.
  4. List of Tuition-Free Universities (with Pictures) - How To Information - eHow™
  5. Wikiversity: Main Page See offerings at wikiversity.org
  6. Handbook of Open Universities - WikiEducator
  7. Free Online MIT Course Materials for High School - MIT OpenCourseWare
  8. Free Online Courses from MIT Open Course Ware - No registration required
  9. Yale now also offers free non-credit courses, lectures, notes online - With download options
  10. The Open Coursework Consortium - Lists free courses from universities around the world
  11. Academic Earth.org - Thousands of video lectures from the world's top scholars
  12. Open (No Cost) Educational Content - Wikieducator - See e-learning material for students and teachers
  13. WikiEducator Content Page - Outlines in Education
  14. Free Online Encyclopedia - Everything is open content by Academic Kids.com
  15. Wikibooks:Card Catalog Office - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
  16. Open-site.org - Content is freely available for everyone under the GNU Free Documentation License
  17. Free Education on the Internet - See Course List at Free-Ed.net
  18. K12 Open Education
  19. Learning Online Info - Links to Podcasting educational sources
  20. Podcasts Learning - eLearningLearning.com
  21. http://www.youtube.com/edu -YouTube - EDU - Videos from Education Section - Use Quietube - and View-Zoom & Full Scrn for best PIX
  22. Learning Tools Directory - Over 3,000 tools listed
  23. Coursera - Take the World's Best Courses, Online, For Free
  24. Udacity - Higher Education for Free
  25. Easy Excel 2010 - Excel Tutorial - fully illustrated
  26. Excel Blog for the Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced User
  27. Open Education Section - See Bob Bowman's Guide for more links

    HOMEWORK HELPERS:

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  28. B.J. Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
  29. Homeworktips - About.com®
  30. Homework Helper - refdesk - Loads of useful links here!
  31. A Research Guide for Students
  32. Homework Center - Infoplease
  33. HippoCampus - Homework and Study Help
  34. Multnomah County Lib Homework Center - Spanish version there also
  35. A Student's Guide to Research with the WWW
  36. Pre-K - 12th Grade Resources for Teachers Students Parents at I4C
  37. Find the Best Reference Sites on the Web - More research from About.com®
  38. WebMath - Solve Your Math Problem
  39. Bibliomania - Many reference sources in one spot
  40. 50 States.com - Detailed report on each state
  41. ASL University - Lifeprint.com
  42. Technology Archive - For the Students / College Category - technology tips from Makeuseof.com
  43. Search for Famous Quotes - Via BrainyQuote®
  44. Quotations and Proverbs Search - Fagan Finder - Select various databases
  45. eNotes.com - See study guides for history, science, business, and more
  46. Research Guide for Students - Get Geocites Archive by typing oocities over geocities in URL
  47. Top 10 Free Online Spell Checkers - Free Nuts
  48. Spellchecker - Online Spell Check Form
  49. Spell Check: Online Spell Checker
  50. Free Online Spell Checker
  51. Dictionary.com: Cite This Source
  52. Read Books Online, Over 10000 Free Online Books - Read online in any color
  53. Visual Dictionary Online - By Merriam-Webster
  54. Discovery Education™ Homeworkhelp - See Math Homework Help - see other categories too
  55. Simple, yet useful student organization | TrackClass - Smart way to keep track of your assignments
  56. Examtime - Study planner, notes tool, and more
  57. NowDoThis.com - Enter only one task - it's free!
  58. doitdoitdone.com - Free Online To-Do-List Manager - No registration! No login!
  59. The Web's Best Homework Helper - Kid Info
  60. SparkNotes - Today's Most Popular Study Guides
  61. Homework Help - FREE Online Reference Sources for Kids and Teachers from pppst.com
  62. 100 Most Helpful Websites For Students - 2016
  63. HOMEWORK HELPERS PAGE - See extensive help via research links & tools

    S.A.T. LINKS: (Free courses, tests, etc.)

  1. The LSAT Center: Tips, Tools, and Guides - Details at lsat-center.com
  2. Free study material for S.A.T. Test Preparation - From takesat.com
  3. SAT Prep Resources - See other tips at Discover Business
  4. 10 Tips for the SAT Essay - From About.com®
  5. College Admissions Essays: Samples, Critiques, and Writing Tips - from the About.com®
  6. 100 Top SAT Words - Vocabulary.com
  7. Free Vocabulary Words - 5000 - See list below opening screen from freevocabulary.com
  8. The Ultimate Guide to the SAT: 100 Helpful Sites and Resources - Smart Teaching.org
  9. Ten Tips for Improving Your SAT Score - Also see common errors in English - Courtesy of Ronnie Demler
  10. Redesigned SAT 101
  11. Guru's GRE Wordlist 0.2 - free download from fyxm.net
  12. Mathspring Math Tutor - Prepares middle & high school students for SAT, MCAS and CA-Star - UMASS Amherst
  13. SAT resources at Junket Studies
  14. Writing Section - See Bob Bowman's Guide for more useful links

    STUDY SKILLS:

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  1. Remember Any Number - with the sound number system - See details at Lifehack
  2. Study Techniques | How To Study | Test Taking Tips - See extensive memory tips at ACADEMICTIPS.ORG
  3. The Memory Page - memory improvement tips, brain training & more - Via Internet Archive
  4. Do It Yourself Study Aids: Winning Websites and Apps - Learning in Hand
  5. 33 Rules to Boost Your Productivity - Related articles will help also - Listed at Steve Pavlina .com
  6. Recording and Producing Your Podcast - Read more at tomshardware.com (even record your study notes)
  7. Study Tip: Why Aiming for A is Better Than A+ - From Lifehack
  8. See STUDY SKILLS SECTION - For more outstanding tools and ways to learn / memorize things

    FREE MOBILE APPS:

  1. Understanding Mobile Apps - Protect your privacy and liability - OnGuard Online (.gov)
  2. Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi Networks - Guard against hackers - OnGuard Online (.gov)
  3. Best Free Apps for Students & Teachers - Apps for iPads
  4. The 55 Best Free Education Apps For iPad - Teachthought
  5. Studious - Student planner: timetables, assessments & notes
  6. Examtime Mobile Apps - Online study planner, notes tool, and more
  7. Free apps to find more free apps - Courtesy of Tech&Learning
  8. 100 Best Free iPhone Apps for College Students - BESTUNIVERSITIES.com
  9. The Best Free Apps for a New iPhone - Online Tech Tips
  10. 34 of the best free Android apps - Android Authority
  11. Best free Android apps - Softonic®
  12. Best Free Android Apps - tom's GUIDE
  13. 101 Best Android Apps in Education
  14. The 50 Best Education Apps For Android - Teachthought
  15. 50 Free Android Apps Being Used In Education Right Now - Edudemic
  16. 100+ Top Free Apps for Education (Android) - AppCrawlr
  17. Musicians With Apps | Best Music Education Apps Resource - For pre-teens
  18. Education Apps -The Best 100 Education Applications
  19. Apps Resource Page: Educational Apps websites Plus see apps menu - Monroe.edu
  20. Aard Dictionary - Free, fast, easy to use word lookup program for Android; See Impressive screen shots

    FREE & OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE:

  21. The Best Freeware - 32 selections by Mr. J.V. Presogna (2011)
  22. PDFCreator - Create PDF files from any Windows program - Free software
  23. Free Educational Software and Games
  24. Full Version Free Educational Software for Kids
  25. Foxit Reader Portable: - Create and modify PDF files - See more programs at PortableApps.com
  26. 14 Free & Open Source Alternatives For Paid Software - Courtesy of makeuseof
  27. Find open source software alternatives to well-known commercial software - Read more at Osalt .com
  28. AlternativeTo - Social Software Recommendations - Find substitutes easily
  29. Free software for Education - Many categories by SchoolForge.net
  30. The Free Software Directory - See categories which might be useful in student and professional endeavors
  31. Old Version Website: Find last known free versions of software titles
  32. FreewareTop Reviewed Free Software
  33. 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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  34. See INDEX for EDUCATION (SERIES), REFERENCES, TEACHER LINKS, TUTORIALS, etc.
  35. Search the Internet using various engines and strategies listed in INDEX
    under HOW-TO GUIDES, and WEBTOOLS (for SAFE SEARCHING), etc., eg:

    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
    logo Click here to Search Kids.gov - For kids, teens, parents, and teachers


    ALA: Great Websites for Kids - and others
    Tech Terms Search Box


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