"The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education." Use tools such as the College Navigator and find information about school crime and safety, dropout prevention, early childhood education, literacy, education research, etc.
OER stands for Open Educational Resources and is a site that has gathered a wide range of free educational materials including activities, videos, and textbooks from around the web. This site offers materials for preschool through graduate level students.
Activities, lesson plans, and themed resources which include primary sources are available. Take a look at the “Additional Resources” for links to other science and history related pages geared toward students.
Web sites reviewed by Choice and/or the KCC Librarians.
Databases for Education
The Education databases, available through the KCC library, offer a wide range of resources including educational journals, lesson plans, news, reference material, and research.