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  1. How can I avoid computer viruses? - Ask Bob Rankin: - Has answers to tons of questions
  2. Informative Technology links from See mainpage for other great categories
  3. *Guides and Tutorials.Com - Free Podcasting, PowerPoint, Audacity recording tips...
  4. Internet Search Engines for Kids - Student Safe Search Engines
  5. Dave Raggett's Introduction to HTML
  6. Free Webmaster Tips and Tutorials - Tips from
  7. *Digital Librarian - Librarian's choice of the best of the Web
  8. David's Tech Tips | Getting the Most out of Technology
  9. Vicki Blackwell's Tech Tips for Educators
  10. Tech Tips for Education
  11. Technology Lesson Plans - By K-5 Computer Lab
  12. Computer Tips - Multiple links via Symbaloo
  13. Free Tech Savvy Tips and Tricks Tutorial - At GCFLearnFree
  14. See Engineering TIps, Tools & Technical Information - Via Bob Bowman's Free Guide
  15. Online tutorial and quizzes - Also see Trades And Technology Links
  16. *Electrical Engineering & more - Bruce Carter
  17. What They Didn't Teach You: Tech Tips and Tools for New Grads - TechHive
  18. A Few Scanning Tips by Wayne Fulton
  19. Tips, Solutions & How To - From
  20. Digital Video Tips for the Classroom - Handout.doc - DigitalVideoTips.pdf
  21. Globinch: Tech-Knowledge that helps
  22. *How To Topics - For Dummies - Tips on many topics
  23. Database, Software and Technology Use Tip Sheets - Focusing on mission-based organizations
  24. How to Give the Perfect Presentation - By Presentation Prep


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  25. - The leading online tech dictionary and encyclopedia
  26. Technology Tools | Tools you can use - Education World®
  27. Free Printable Checklists - from My ParenTime
  28. Welcome to MegaConverter 2 - Powerful online calculator - Extensive units
  29. Welcome to - Convert just about anything to anything else
  30. Graphing Calculator - Free online tool graph functions - Plus Calculators, Conversions... - By MATHblog
  31. Online Calculators from Calculator™.com - See Scientific types, Math, etc.
  32. Large Online Calculator - Many others available from
  33. Web 2.0 Scientific Calculator - With Entry Recorder
  34. Free Online Science Calculator - Courtesy UHM - with entry recorder
  35. Distance Calculator - online
  36. Percentage Calculator
  37. Calculator Home Page - online versions plus free downloadable versions (Also see conversions tools)
  38. Math has online calculator for circles, right triangles, etc.
  39. *Calculation and Conversion Tools - From IPL collection - especially: Dictionary of Units of Measurement
  40. *Online Calculators for the Building Trades
  41. See How To's at GizmoHighway
  42. 50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About - Edudemic
  43. *Robotics on Robotmag
  44. Build Your own PC, Server, etc.
  45. Hardware Help Online by Build A PC today and more
  46. Zdnet Technology News
  47. Student Filmmakers Magazine and Filmmakers Network
  48. ChemSpider - Search chemical database
  49. *Phonics - Extensive lists from archived Lesson Plans 4 Teachers: See Phonics Tool Kit PDF
  50. *Free e-Commerce Educational Solutions - From
  51. SpellOnline: International Spell Checking
  52. EasyType - Free typing lessons
  53. Calligraphy for Everyone
  54. Kim Komando's Techie Tools
  55. What is the future of technology in education? - The Guardian
  56. The Technology Education Lab
  57. Engineering Resources for K-12
  58. * Center for Advanced Technology in Education Links - Univ. of Oregon
  59. HTML Made Really Easy (Also in Spanish) - By J. Marshall
  60. How to Do Robotics at Home with Your Kids - Science Buddies Blog
  61. The Web Robots Pages
  62. CGI Made Really Easy - Writing CGI scripts to process Web forms
  63. *Web Designer's Paradise
  64. W3C® HTML Validation Service
  65. The PC Technology Guide
  66. Tools And Tables for Trades And Technology
  67. TECHnalysis Research - See technology trends & more
  68. Technology Untangled - Lifewire
  69. Graphic Design Tutorials - Lifewire
  70. Educational CyberPlayGround
  71. The Technology Education Lab
  72. How to Use Windows 10 - Guide for Beginners & Power Users - Laptop Mag
  73. Free Computer Help Tutorials - See much more at 5 Star Support
  74. How to Clean up a Computer & Fix Problems for Free (with Pictures) - Via wikiHow
  75. *Free-Ed.Net™ Archived: - Free Academic & Vocational courses
  76. The Linguistic Funland TESL Page: Resources for Teachers of English as a Second Language
  77. Technology Resources - From
  78. *Bookmarks for Gerry O'Connor - Includes English, Technology, etc.
  79. 13 Useful Math Cheat Sheets - Includes calculus, Trigonometry...
  80. Digital Divide Web Resources - U.S. DOE - Office of Educational Technology
  81. *MIT OpenCourseWare | Master Course List - Archived
  82. *Archived Tech Aids/Links - Bergen County EC
  83. Site Map
  84. Engineering Power Tools - Links
  85. Oversized Playing Cards - Download and print
  86. *Energy Efficiency - Building Energy Software - Alphabetical Listing - U.S. Dept. of Energy
  87. Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything - See links to help teachers
  88. *Tools for Students - aids for government and politics
  89. Online Hieroglyphics Translator
  90. *Word Tools: for elementary students - J. T. Hood School Archive
  91. Technology Tools for Educators - See The Value of Technology
  92. SAT Prep - Free practice tests for students taking the SAT
  93. Dr. Dobb's Tools Archive - Dr Dobb's
  94. Try VirtualDub freeware for desktop video
  95. *Designing More Usable Documents
  96. HTML5 - Developer guides - MDN
  97. *HTML 4.01 Specification - Comparison site for above
  98. Elder Resources on the Internet LLRX
  99. -The Search Engine List
  100. *Virtual Library museums pages - Archived Pages
  101. *Yahooligans Site from Internet Archives
  102. Integrating Productivity Tools in Primary and Secondary Education
  103. *The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing
  104. Psych Web - See online manuals - Russ Dewey
  105. Find Anything Page - From The PSYCH Web
  106. *Computer Technology - Virtual Computer Library - Archived
  107. *Engineering Resources - Electronic Design - Engineer's References
  108. Technical Glossary -
  109. IT Library For IT Professionals - Tech Tutorials - Computer Study Guide
  110. Consumer Electronics - Wikipedia
  111. Free software for digital imaging
  112. Power Tools/Neat Tools - By
  113. EdTech Toolbox: 8 Ways to Support Teachers Integrate Technology
  114. Research - Research tools, including essays, dictionary, etc.
  115. 100 Search Engines For Academic Research Via teachthought
  116. Graphic Design tips - From lifewire
  117. Best gif maker -
  118. Free Utilities, Software Tools and Applications - From
  119. Video Editing and Presentation Tools - By Cool Tools For Schools
  120. A Complete Guide to Digital Cameras
  121. Technology Tools - From Baltimore City College
  122. *The Digital Filmmaker's Resource Site - From
  123. Zabaware - Free version of Ultra Hal Assistant - A digital secretary based on AI technology
  124. WDVL - Mastering the Art of Online Magazine Creation - See teacher's Tools
  125. *Saving Your Work - Plus other PC tutorials
  126. List of computer simulation software - Open source items at Wikipedia
  127. *Stain Removal Guide
  128. Use Google to Search Within One Site - PC World article
  129. How to's and essential tips for buying, using, and fixing technology products - PC World
  130. Educational Technology Page - Wikipedia
  131. Lloyd's satellite constellations
  132. *Informational Technology sites for education
  133. *IP 101: All About IP Addresses - Network Computing
  134. Welcome to PC Lube and Tune: Tech Tutorials - Yale Univ.
  135. Troubleshooting Professional Magazine: Building Supercomputers with Free Software
  136. Digital Video Editing Software - Cinestream®
  137. Image Resizer to Resize and Crop Images Online for Free
  138. Free Online Picture Resizer - Crop and Resize photos, images, or pictures online for FREE!
  139. The Best Free 3D IPAS on the net - Download site
  140. ShortKeys™: Windows Macro Utility, Lite Version - free
  141. Spread Spectrum Scene: FREE Software/Shareware, Part I (electronic software)
  142. *Web2.0: Cool Tools for Schools
  143. Portable.Edu: 51 Productive & Petite Apps Every Student Should Put on Their USB Drive -The .Edu Toolbox


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  144. *3D Dictionary by - Provides pictures for Technology terms
  145. Geek Glossary
  146. Webopedia - Online Computer Dictionary for Internet Terms and Technology
  147. Encyclopedia Index - PCMag
  148. Study Hall - Reference - Also see technology section
  149. The PC Technology Guide - By
  150. Encyclopedia of Educational Technology - SDSU
  151. Apple user's dictionary of tech jargon - Macworld
  152. High-Tech Dictionary - From
  153. *A Dictionary of Units
  154. 180 Technology Tips - Home Page - Index
  155. NetDictionary
  156. Free Online Dictionary of Computing ( - See browser extensions & downloadable dictionary
  157. Acronym Finder AF
  158. - The IT-Specific Encyclopedia
  159. *Electronic Terms and Links - Rice Univ.
  160. A Global Glossary: Greco-Roman world with audible pronunciation tool - By Classics Technology Center
  161. WWW Acronym and Abbreviation Server - Search function - but no definitions
  162. On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences® - OEIS
  163. Math Reference: Tables, Facts and Formulas - From the WebAlias Network
  164. Formulas and Tables in English or Spanish - From
  165. English-Spanish Math Dictionary - From
  166. Table of Electrical Symbols - See other Circuit Schematic Symbols at Rapid Tables
  167. - The world's largest online encyclopedia of graphic symbols
  168. *Technical Tables - Resistor Color Codes, Electrical & Mechanical formulas, etc
  169. *Reference Tools - Tutorials & more
  170. Nist Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty
  171. WWW Unit Converter
  172. The Living Internet - History and references
  173. Fundamental Physical Constants (CODATA)
  174. Inventor's Technical Reference Page
  175. Detailed Explanations of Operating Systems via Wikipedia
  176. Open Contacts™ - Advanced address & contacts book - portable version available
  177. E-Z Contact Book - Freeware
  178. Chaos Manager - Organizer for appointments, contacts, and more
  179. IrfanView - Viewer with some editing features
  180. PDFCreator - Create PDF files from any Windows program - Free software
  181. 14 Free & Open Source Alternatives For Paid Software - Courtesy of makeuseof
  182. Find open source software alternatives to well-known commercial software - Read more at Osalt .com
  183. AlternativeTo - Social Software Recommendations - Find substitutes easily
  184. The Free Software Directory - See categories which might be useful in student and professional endeavors
  185. FreewareTop Reviewed Free Software
  186. heart/diskBob Bowman's FREEWARE & OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE
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    - For home, office, and school


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  187. Ten Tips for Parents of College Kids
  189. 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
    logo The U.S. Government's Official (Retired) Web Portal for Kids: Many more resources for kids, teens, parents, and teachers - Courtesy of - The U.S. government's new web portal: Education Page

    ALA: Great Websites for Kids - and others

    Tech Terms Search Box

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