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DESCRIPTION: The first of six pages on Education (which together conclude twelve pages of internet-based resources on Man, one of the Field Nodes comprising the subject tree of The Telson Spur), this page is a list of links to on-line resources in education and literacy. The coordinate pages, with a common header and List of Contents, contain links to resources in the social sciences in general (including anthropology and human evolution), the study of human culture and society (including traditions), the study of language and sociology (including population and demography), political science and economics, social and economic policy and development, the humanities, and to other resources in education (primary and secondary education, and student resources; teacher resources, distance learning and homeschooling, and special education; higher education, technology in education, education and the internet, and issues in education).

KEYWORDS: learning; literacy; education



A race preserves its vigour so long as it harbours a real contrast between what has been and what may be; and so long as it is nerved by the vigour to adventure beyond the safeties of the past. Without adventure civilization is in full decay.

It is for this reason that the definition of culture as the knowledge of the best that has been said and done, is so dangerous by reason of its omission. It omits the great fact that in their day the great achievements of the past were the adventures of the past. Only the adventurous can understand the greatness of the past. In its day, the literature of the past was an adventure. Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides were adventurers in the world of thought. To read their plays without any sense of new ways of understanding the world and of savouring its emotions is to miss the vividness which constitutes their whole value. But adventures are to the adventurous. Thus a passive knowledge of the past loses the whole value of its message. A living civilization requires learning; but it lies beyond it.

Alfred North Whitehead
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  1. Social Sciences
    Social Science Education
    Anthropology
    Human Evolution

  2. Human Culture and Society
    First Peoples
    Language
    Sociology
    Political Science
    Economics
    Policy and Development

  3. Humanities

  4. Education
    Literacy
    Primary and Secondary Education
    Student Resources
    Teacher Resources
    Distance Learning & Homeschooling
    Special Education
    Higher Education
    Issues in Education
    Technology in Education
    Education and the Internet

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Man Ideas Traces Values Paths Concepts Tools Space Visions


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Education

Literacy
Primary and Seconday Education
Student Resources
Teacher Resources
Distance Learning & Homeschooling
Special Education
Higher Education
Issues in Education
Technology in Education
Education and the Internet


We're born to be reasonable, so we're born ignorant.
Maz Uming Ottiar (Ursula K. Le Guin, The Telling)

For educational travel (including Elderhostel, expedition cruises, and what travel journalist Arthur Frommer calls "learn boats"), see also Adventure Travel.

About - Education (Bob Timm, About.com)
The Academic Blog Portal (AcademicBlogs.org)
Academic Podcasts (Duke University)
Academy for Educational Development (Washington, DC)
AcaWiki - Democratization of Academic Knowledge
Achievement for All: Solving Crucial Problems Through Education Research (RAND Corporation)
Advanced Career Education Directory
AERA.net The Education & Research Network
(American Educational Research Association)
AERA SIG: Communication of Research
Albatros - The Net Education Center (DK)
All Academic: The Guide to Free Academic Resources On-Line
(Stephen Stolp et al.)
Allyn & Bacon's Sociology Links: Education
AltaVista - Education Search
The American Forum for Global Education
Archive.Edu: An Archive of Sharable Education Resources on the Web
Arun Tripathi's Global Education Project Links
(Arun Kumar Tripathi)
Ask an Expert (The Education Station)
AskERIC Home Page
Association for Moral Education

ASTD Linking People, Learning & Performance
(American Society for Training & Development)
AustEd Online (Australian Development Gateway)
BBC Education Web Guide - Homepage
BBC Learning
BBC Online - Education
BC Ministry of Education, Skills and Training (BC EST)
Best Educational Reference Sites (Tracy Marks)
BestEducationalSites.com
Best Evidence Encyclopedia (Center for Data-Driven Reform in Education, Johns Hopkins University)
Bibliography of the History of American Education
(Jurgen Herbst, U Wisconsin-Madison)
BlogScholar Academic Blogging Portal (Chris Brauer, Canada)
Blue Web'n Applications: Education WebResource
Bobbi's Place (Bobbi A. Kerlin)
Brain Connection: The Brain and Learning
BUBL LINK: 370 Education
The Busy Person's Guide to Education
Buzzle.com Education and Higher Learning

Cafe Progressive: Education, Politics, Community, Resources
(J. Todd Chas)
Campaign for Free Education
CampusTech Discussion Forums
Canadian Education on the Web (Marian Press)
Canadian Electronic Scholarly Network (CESN)
CASEL Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning
(UI Chicago)
CBC News Indepth: Education (CBC News Online)
Center for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching
(Anne Arundel Community College)
Center for Educational Research and Development
The Center for Education Reform (Jeanne Allen et al.)
Center for New Discoveries in Learning - Home Page
Center on Education and Work (University of Wisconsin)
CEPAN (Canadian Educational Policy and Information Network) Homepage
CERUK : Current Educational Research in the UK
CFE The Center for Education (U.S. National Academies)

Childcare Resource and Research Unit: Early Childhood Care and Education in Canada
Choices for the 21st Century Education Project: A Program of the Thomas J. Watson Jr. Institute for International Studies at Brown University
Class IV News & Educational Resources
CNDLS (The Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship, Georgetown University)
The Collaborative Electronic Learning Project
Community Learning Network (CLN)
CompletePlanet - Directory Education
Council for Basic Education (CBE) Home Page
Creating Learning Communities: A Coalition for Self-Learning
CWE | The Consortium for Worker Education
David Levin's Learning@Web.Sites
DEN - The Digital Education Network
DeweySearch
Digital Librarian: Education
Diversity University Collaboratory (Educational CyberPlayGround)

Early Childhood Education and Care Home Page (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris)
EdCentral Home Page
EDC On-Line (Education Development Center, Inc.)
EdGate - The Copernicus Education Gateway
EdGrowth ... Sharing Education (Jeremiah Boyle)
EdNA Online | Education Network Australia
Ednow.com
Ed Psyc Central: Heidi Weiman's Educational Psychology Site
EdResearch Online (Cunningham Library, Australian Council for Educational Research) $
EdRES Web Site Reviews
EdSelect (Pat Elliott)
EdSightings (First Step Communications)
ED's Oasis (Terrie Gray)
Educate~: The Journal of Doctoral Research in Education
(Institute of Education, University of London)
Education (Argus Clearinghouse)

Education (NAS)
Education (NISS Directory of Networked Resources)
Education (UCSB InfoSurf)
The Educational CyberPlayGround (David Dillard)
Educational Dimensions (David Propp)
Educational Feeds Directory (FeedForAll)
Educational Interests (Wayne Summers)
Educational Links (Mike Seibert, Norwood High School)
Educational Portals and Starting Points
(Annette Lamb, EduScapes)
Educational Psychology Interactive: Internet Resources
(William G. Huitt)
Educational Resource Organizations Directory
(U.S. Department of Education)
Educational Resources Online (EROnline)

Educational Resources on the Net (OSSTF)
Educational Testing Service (Princeton, New Jersey)
Educational Web Portals: Guidelines for Selection and Use
(Jennifer Burke, SREB)
Education and Human Resources (OECD)
Education and Lifelong Learning (NII Virtual Library)
Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators (OECD, 2001)
Education at a Glance 2004 (OECD, Sep 2004)
Education at a Glance 2007: OECD Indicators (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, 29 Jul 2007) PDF
Education Atlas - Online Map to Education, Degrees and Distance Learning
(Sandy, Utah)
The Education Companion Newsletter (Janet R. Young)
Education Corner: Online Degrees, Colleges & K12 Education Guide
Education Databases @ Internets
The Education Digest
Education Electronic Library (UWELib)
Education for All : Country Reports (The EFA 2000 Assessment)

Education for Sustainable Development - Part 6 (ed. Luis T. Gutierrez, PelicanWeb's Journal of Sustainable Development 9:5, Sep 2009)
Education for the 21st Century (UNESCO)
Education Highway - Educational Information, Products, and Services
Education Hot Links (ITTE)
Education Hot Links (MCLI)
Education Hub - Educational Resources, Tools and Links
Education Hyperstudy.com (Australian Learning Centre)
Education Index (Education Index)
Education Indexes, Abstracts, Bibs, and TOCS
(Nancy Buchanan & Jennifer Atkinson, U Houston Libraries)
Education International
Education-line: Electronic Texts in Education and Training
(Sam Saunders, University of Leeds)
Education Matters: Insights on education, learning and training in Canada (Statistics Canada)
EducationNews.org (Houston, Texas)
Education Planet -- The Education Web Guide
Education Policy Analysis Archives: A Peer Reviewed Journal
(ed. Gene V. Glass, Arizona State University)
Education Resource Organizations Directory
(U.S. Department of Education)
Education Resources (Education Index)

Education Resources (New School Libraries)
Education Review: A Journal of Book Reviews
Education Sites (Barrie Jo Price et al., emTech)
EducationState: the education news blog (UK)
The Education Station
The Education Webpage
Education Week on the Web
Education World (Patricia Carnabuci)
Educator's Net Education Search Engine
EduClick Educational Links Home Page
Edufilter (David Tosh & Ben Werdmuller)
EduLinks UK (David James)

EduNET
EduNet: Educational Links Index (Wispers School, UK)
eduNEWS: Online News Magazine About Education Worldwide
EduRef, the Educator's Reference Desk
(Information Institute of Syracuse)
eduScapes: A Site for Life-long Learners
(Annette Lamb & Larry Johnson)
EduServ (UK)
Edutopia (The George Lucas Educational Foundation)
EdView Search
EDWA1 Links (Education Department of Western Australia)
EdWeb Home Page (Andy Carvin)
Edweb's Homepage (Gregg Koyamatsu)
Effective Education (George Klima)

EFF's (Extended) Guide to the Internet - Education on the Net
EIRC (Educational Information and Resource Center)
Elderhostel: Adventures in Lifelong Learning
Electronic Education Journals and The Internet Directory of Publications (Educational CyberPlayGround)
Electronic Journals in the Field of Education (AERA)
ENC Resource Finder (Eisenhower National Clearinghouse)
Encyclopedia of Philosophy of Education
(ed. Paulo Ghiraldelli Jr & Michael A. Peters et al.)
EOS: Educational Online Sources
E-Resource Guide
ERIC/AE Test Locator
ERICDigests.org
ERIC -- Educational Resources Information Center
Eric's Education Resource Home Page (Eric Matthews)
ERIC Web Portal (Education Resources Information Center, U.S. Department of Education)

EROnline: Educational Resources Online
ESCALATE - LTSN Subject Centre for Education
(UK Learning and Teaching Support Network)
European Educational Research Association (EERA)
European Educational Research Journal (EERJ)
European Training Foundation (Torino, Italy)
EuroStudy Centres
EURYDICE: The Information Network on Education in Europe
Evisum.com The Educational Vortal
ExplorAsource (MediaSeek)
Exworthy Educational Links (Mark Exworthy)
Family Education Network
Fathom | The Source for Online Learning
Filamentality (PacBell)
Findout's Education Library
FREE -- Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (Peter Kickbush & Kirk Winters, U.S. Department of Education)

Free Help from Experts (Lee Seats, About.com)
Friendship Through Education
GATES, Global Access to Educational Sources (J. Kasper)
GEM | Gateway to 21st Century Skills (Tucson, Arizona)
General Education In A Free Society (Report of the Harvard Committee, 1945)
Geniusfind Education
The George Lucas Educational Foundation
GeoStudies.com
Global Campaign for Education
GlobalEd: AusAID Global Education Home Page
Global Education Database (U.S. Agency for International Development)
Global Education Digest 2007: Comparing Education Statistics Across the World (UNESCO Institute for Statistics, Montreal, Sep 2007) PDF
Global Education Digest 2011 (UNESCO Institute for Statistics)
Global Online Adventure Learning Site...GOALS
Great Education and Travel Links (Royce Shook)
Guided Educational Tours

History of American Education Web Project (Robert N. Barger)
History of Education - Selected Moments of the 20th Century
(Daniel Schugurensky)
The History of Education Site (Henk van Setten, University Nijmegen)
The Homeroom: British Columbia's History of Education Website
(Patrick Dunae, Malaspina College)
HR-Guide: Human Resources Internet Guide
I*EARN (International Education and Resource Network)
I*EARN Australia
I*EARN Canada
IEE Passport: Living and Learning Abroad
(Institute of International Education)
Images for Education (JISC)
Imagiverse - A Universe of Imagination
(Michelle Mock & Stephanie Wong, et al.)
Informal Education (London)
The Information Searcher Online (Pam Berger)
The Inquiry Page (UIUC)
Institute of International Education (New York)
The Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-based Learning (Purdue University Press Open Access Journals)
Interdisciplinary Studies Resources (Education Index)

InterEdu - International Education Information Centre
International Archive of Education Data
International Bureau of Education - IBE (UNESCO)
International Comparisons in Education at NCES
InternationalEd.org (Asia Society, New York)
International Education Indicators (US National Center for Education Statistics)
An International Perspective: Education Around the Globe - International Schools
Internet for Education (Stephen Pickles, RDN)
Internet Resource Directory Updates Page (Elizabeth B. Miller)
Internet Resources (Joe Reeder, The Super Start Project)
Internet Resources: Educational Psychology (MiamiLINK)
Internet Resources: Education/Educommerce Index (Kirk W. Smith, CWGH)
Internet Resources: Education Policy (CUL Lehman Library)

IPL Ready Reference Collection: Education
James Atherton's Home Page
Journal of Philosophy and History of Education
KPKing's Education Bookmarks (Kathleen P. King)
LearningChannel.org (ed. Geeta Sharma)
Learning Conference (International Conference on Learning)
Learning Mind
Learning Network
The Learning Page (Library of Congress)
Learning Search (Lightspan.com)
Learning Society Network (Canadian Institute for Advanced Research)
Learning-To-Be: Reflections on Bernard Lonergan's Transcendental Philosophy of Education Towards An Integral Human Existence (Jeffrey Centeno, Global Spiral, 3 May 2007)
LearnNet ... the FCC's Informal Education Page
Learn2.com -- The Ability Utility
LERN - Learning Resources Network
Librarians' Index to the Internet - Education Topics

LinkMaster Search: EDUCATION
Links to Education Resources (Anthony Beal, West Cheshire College)
Live and Learn
LookSmart - Exploring Education & Reference
Lycos Education Guide
Maplesquare - Education
Marc's Educational Resource Page (Marc Sheehan)
Master of many trades: Anyone can learn to be a polymath (Robert Twigger, Aeon Magazine, 4 Nov 2013)
Military Academies and Military Colleges in the World
(Michal Straczynski)
Military Education and Research Library Network (MERLN)
Millennaire: The Third Millennium Education Project (TMEP)
Millennium Project (Academy for Educational Development)

Ministry of Education, British Columbia
Minority On-Line Information Service (MOLIS)
MSNBC Education Bulletin Board
MU COE Links to Education Resources (U of Missouri)
Multicultural Pavilion - Resources and Dialogues for Equity in Education (Paul C. Gorski)
My Virtual Reference Desk - Education and Teaching (Bob Drudge)
National Center for Early Development & Learning
(University of North Carolina)
National Education Association (US)
National Foundation for Educational Research (UK)
National Museum of Education (Akron, Ohio)
National Service-Learning Clearinghouse Home (US)
NCES Fast Facts (US National Center for Education Statistics)
The NEA Foundation for the Improvement of Education
(US National Education Association)
Network Nuggets: General Educational Resources
New Horizons for Learning
-- Online Journal

The New York Times Learning Network
NGfL National Grid for Learning (UK)
NICI National Institute for Community Innovations (US)
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (US)
OECD Thematic Review of Early Childhood Education and Care: Canadian Background Report (Gillian Doherty et al., 26 Oct 2004) PDF
Online Educational Resources (Chris Beaumont)
On-Line Educational Resources (U.S. Department of Education)
Open Directory - Reference: Education
Open Educational Resources Programme (JISC)
OpenLearn (The Open University, London)
Open Learning Agency (British Columbia)
-- Open School
Over Two-Hundred Education & Science Blogs (Richard Hake, Indiana University, 29 Mar 2009) PDF
The Oxfam Education Report (Kevin Watkins, Jan 2001)
Paradigm: Journal of the Textbook Colloquium (Ian Westbury, UIUC)
Paths of Learning Resource Center (Robin Ann Martin et al.)
PedagoNet - Learning Resources Search Engine
Point Communications -- Education

The Problem-Based Learning Directory (University of Brighton)
Progressive LaunchPad: Education
Project Zero (Harvard)
The Random Thoughts of Louis Schmier
REfuel.org.uk | Religious Education in the Classroom (Culham Institute, Oxford)
Religious Education Online (UK)
RE online - Religious Education online (UK)
Resource Central - Educational
Resources for Education (Patricia D. Arnott, University of Delaware)
Resources for Educators (ResourceShelf Archive)
Resource Village (McGraw-Hill School Division Home Page)
Richard Hall's Educational Psychology Links
RingWorld: Arts and Humanities | Education (Webring)
Rivendell Educational Archive (Leigh Denault)
Routes to Learning Canada (formerly Elderhostel Canada)
SchoolAtlas.com: The Academic Supersite
Schwab Foundation for Learning
Scientifically Based Research -- U.S. Department of Education
Scientific Inquiry in Education (ed. Richard J. Shavelson & Lisa Towne, National Research Council, Washington, DC, 29 Nov 2001)
Search Education (Internet Sleuth)
SearchEdu.com

Search ERIC Wizard (Educational Resources Information Center)
Search For Schools, Libraries, and Colleges (NCES)
Search NCES's WWW Pages (US National Center for Education Statistics)
SEDL - The Southwest Educational Development Laboratory (US)
Selected Internet Resources: Education (BARD)
SelectSurf -- Education
Shambles in S.E. Asia (Chris Smith, The Education Project Asia, Chiangmai, Thailand)
Share2Learn (Renee Goularte)
Skewl Sites - The Best of Educational Web Sites
Sky Library: Online Resource for Teachers and Students (Online Schools)
Smithsonian Education - Resource Guide
SOSIG: Education
The Study Overseas Site for International Education
Study WEB: Education
Talk City EduCenter
Tammy's Tidbits - Educational Resources (Tammy Bushey)
Teaching & Learning on the WWW (Maricopa Center for Learning & Instruction)
Themestream Home Page

Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Research, action and analysis in K-12 education reform (Washington, DC)
TKM's Education Web Search
Top Education Resources of the Web (John December)
Topics Online
Top 100 Education Blogs (OEDb, Honolulu)
UCB Education Internet Resources
Union Institute Research Engine -- Education
UNITAR - United Nations Institute for Training & Research (Geneva)
The Universal Brokerage Platform for Learning Resources
U.S. Department of Education
USL: Education Internet Guide (University of Sydney Library)
Virtual Learning Resources Center (Michael Bell)
Virtual Library: Education (WWW-VL)
The Virtual Museum of Education Iconics (University of Minnesota)

Virtual Public Library - Instructional Media Center (Bonnie Tenenbaum)
VISTA (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
The VRD Learning Center (Virtual Reference Desk)
WebGEMS: Education
Websites - Educational Psychology - University of Alberta Libraries
Wired Source: Education
Wisconsin Center for Education Research
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
World Data on Education (International Bureau of Education, UNESCO)
World Education
World Education Sites (CWA Education Web)
World Learning - International Education, Study Abroad, Sustainable Development, Teacher Education (Washington, DC, & Brattleboro, Vermont)
World Wide School (Seattle)
The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Education
(J. Atkinson, Charles Stuart University)
Yahoo! Education
Zeal.com - Education

See also Academic Libraries, Adventure Travel, Earth, Sea, and Sky, Science Education, and Women and Learning


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Literacy


The more that you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Dr. Seuss (Theodore Seuss Geisel)

ABC Life Literacy Canada (Toronto, Ontario)
The ABCs of Web Literacy: An Interactive Tutorial
(UPenn Van Pelt Library)
Achievement for All - Reading (RAND Corporation)
Achieving State and National Literacy Goals, a Long Uphill Road: A Report to Carnegie Corporation of New York (Jennifer Sloan McCombs et al., RAND Corporation, 16 Dec 2004)
Adolescent Literacy in the Content Areas
(Knowledge Loom Spotlight)
Ads.com
Adult Literacy and Lifeskills - Highlights from the 2003 International Adult Literacy and Lifeskills Survey (US National Center for Education Statistics)
Adult Literacy and Numeracy (UK House of Commons, 8 Sep 2014) PDF
ALMA Adult Literacy Media Alliance (Education Development Center)
ALRI | The Adult Literacy Resource Institute Web Site
(dir. David J. Rosen, Boston)
America Reads
America's Literacy Directory (National Institute for Literacy)
The Association for Media Literacy (Etobicoke, Ontario)
The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy
Between the Lions (PBS Kids)
Bible Literacy Project (BibleLiteracy.org)
Bible Literacy Report I: What do American teens know and need to know (Marie Wachlin et al., Bible Literacy Project, 2005) PDF
Bible Literacy Report II: What University Professors Say Incoming Students Need to Know (Marie Wachlin & Byron R. Johnson, Bible Literacy Project, Jan 2006) PDF
The Big Blue: Information Skills for Students
(Final Report, Jul 2002)
The Big Read (National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC)
Big6 Matrix: Information Literacy Standards and Internet Research
(Janet Murray)
Bioliteracy Project (Michael W. Klymkowsky, UC Boulder, Colorado)
BookAdventure! (Educate Inc., Baltimore, Maryland)
Book Nuts Reading Club (Grade 4)
Bookwink (Grades 3-8)
Cassini K-4 Literacy Program (Cassini-Huygens Education, JPL)
Center For Literacy, Philadelphia
Center for Media Literacy (Los Angeles)
Centre AlphaPlus Centre
Centre for Language and Literacy (University of Technology, Sydney)
A Child's Book (Brian Thomas)
CIERA: The Center for the Improvement of Early Reading Achievement

CLEAN (Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network)
Climate Change Education Partnership Program Is Launched (US National Science Foundation Press Release 10-165, 10 Sep 2010)
Communications in Information Literacy Open Journal (ed. Christopher Hollister & Stewart Brower, University at Buffalo)
Computer Literacy (Allen Leigh, Westminster College)
Computer Literacy for Educators (Joan Berger)
Connecting the Digital Dots: Literacy of the 21st Century (Barbara R. Jones-Kavalier & Suzanne L. Flannigan, Viewpoint, EDUCAUSE Quarterly 29:2, Apr-Jun 2006)
Connecting Students Through Literacy (David Leahy)
Contemporary Literacy: Essential Skills for the 21st Century
(Janet Murray, Information Today 10:2, Mar-Apr 2003)
Content Literacy Information Consortium
(Thomas Estes & Kathie Burgess)
CORI Concept Oriented Reading Instruction
(John T. Guthrie, University of Maryland)
Cornerstones: Building Blocks of Literacy (PBS Kids)
Critical Literacy: The WWW's Great Potential (Paul Mather)
Critical Media Literacy in Times of War
(Megan Boler et al., Virginia Tech)
CyberStrategy Initiative: Empowering Citizens through the Web
(John Pike, Federation of American Scientists)
Data Information Literacy (Purdue University)
Debating Literacy in Australia: A Documentary History, 1945-1994
(Bill Green et al., Australian Literacy Federation, Jun 1994)
Decoding Visual Language Elements in News Content
(Kate Brigham, thesis, May 2002)
Deep Media Literacy (Ken Freed, Media Visions Webzine)
Digital High School - Computer and Information Literacy Skills
Digital Literacy Resource (Cornell University)
Digital News: Key to global literacy and information literacy education (Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe & Dawn Schmitz, IFLA 2006, Seoul, 20 Jul 2006) PDF

The Directory of Canadian Adult Literacy Research in English
Don't Buy It | PBS Kids (KCTS Television)
Early Childhood Technology Literacy Project
(Bonny Chambers & Dara Feldman)
Early Moments Children's Book Club (Julie Temple Stan et al.)
Earth Science Literacy: The Big Ideas and Supporting Concepts of Earth Science (Earth Science Literacy Initiative, US National Science Foundation, 22 May 2009) PDF
-- New Report Sets Forth Principles of Earth Science Literacy (NSF Press Release, 09-119, 4 Jun 2009)
Earth Science Literacy Maps (Digital Library for Earth Science Education)
The educated blogger: Using Weblogs to promote literacy in the classroom (David Huffaker, First Monday 9:6, 7 Jun 2004)
Education for All (UNESCO)
Education for All : Country Reports (The EFA 2000 Assessment)
Educators' Spotlight Digest (S.O.S. for Information Literacy)
eLiteracy Conferences (University of Glasgow)
Energy Literacy: Essential Principles & Fundamental Concepts for Energy Education (United States Clobal Change Research Program, 2012)
Environmental Literacy Council (George C. Marshall Institute)
ERIAL Project (Ethnographic Research in Illinois Academic Libraries)
-- What Students Don't Know (Steve Kolowich, Inside Higher Ed, 11 Aug 2011)
ESLI Home (Michael Wysession et al., Earth Science Literacy Initiative)
Family Connections: Directory of Family Literacy Projects Across Canada
Family Literacy (ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation)
Financial Literacy and Retirement Preparedness: Evidence and Implications for Financial Education Programs (Annamaria Lusardi & Olivia S. Mitchell, Social Science Research Network, 20 Jan 2007)
Financial Literacy Strategies: Where Do We Go From Here? (Robert I. Lerman & Elizabeth Bell, Uban Institute, Washington, DC, 17 Aug 2006)
Finding the Skills for Tomorrow: Information Literacy and Museum Information Professionals (Paul F. Marty, 2006; dLIST, 6 Mar 2007)
4 Blocks Reading (Nancy Barnes)
From library skills to information literacy (Michail Nikitakis et al., Proceedings 4th International Conference : New horizons in industry, business and education, Corfu, 2005, pp. 263-9)
Genetic Literacy Project | Where Science Trumps Ideology (John Entine et al.)
Georgia Citizens for Integrity in Science Education, promoting scientific literacy and excellence in science education (GCISE)
Global Literacy Project, Inc.
Guys Read: A Literacy Initiative for Boys (Jon Scieszka)
Health Literacy (The Commonwealth Fund, Quality Matters, Nov-Dec 2006)
Health Literacy (Institute for Healthcare Advancement)
Health Literacy Studies (Harvard School of Public Health)
Helping Your Child Learn to Read
IMSA Information Fluency Portal (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy)
Increasing Science Literacy requires Clarity and Passion
(Pamela L. Gay, Star Stryder, 30 Jul 2007)
Infoliteracy -- News from the Information Literacy and Online Learning Group at IMSA (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy)
InfoLit Global: Information Literacy Resources Directory (IFLA Information Literacy Section)
Information & Communication Technology - Assessing Literacy for Today and Tomorrow (Educational Testing Service)
Information Commons: Models for E-Lit and the Integration of Learning (Susan Beatty & Peggy White, Journal of eLiteracy 2(1), Jun 2005)
Information Literacy (ALA Association of College & Research Libraries)
Information Literacy (Barbara Braxton, Canberra)
Information Literacy (Learning and Teaching Scotland)
Information Literacy (ResourceShelf)

Information Literacy (Washington Library Media Association)
Information Literacy and the Net
(Jamie McKenzie et al., Bellingham Schools)
Information Literacy Blueprint (Christine Susan Bruce)
Information Literacy For All: High-Level Colloquium on Information Literacy and Lifelong Learning, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt, November 6-9, 2005 (ed. Sarah Devotion Garner, IFLA, 1 Mar 2006) PDF
Information Literacy Guidelines (Sheryl Steinke)
Information Literacy: Guidelines for Kindergarten through Grade 12 (CTAP)
Information Literacy meets Web 2.0 (Peter Godwin)
Information Literacy - Sources of Information
(University of Skövde, Sweden)
Information Literacy Standards for Science and Technology
(American Library Association)
Information Literacy Tutorial (Thomas W. Eland)
Information Literacy Weblog (Sheila Webber)
The Information Literacy Website (UK)
Information Power (American Association of School Librarians)
In:form | Information Skills Online
(Napier University, Edinburgh)
Instant Messaging, Literacies, and Social Identities (Cynthia Lewis & Bettina Fabos, Reading Research Quarterly, Oct-Dec 2005)
Integrating Technology in the Adult Literacy Education Classroom (ALRI)
The International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS): Understanding What Was Measured (Irwin S. Kirsch, Educational Testing Service, Dec 2001) PDF
The International Center for the Advancement of Scientific Literacy (ICASL, Michigan State University, East Lansing)
The International Clearinghouse on Children, Youth & Media
(NORDICOM, Goteborg University, Sweden)
International Information Literacy Resources Directory
(IFLA UNESCO)
International Journal of eLiteracy (University of Glasgow)
International Literacy Explorer (International Literacy Institute)
International Reading Association (Newark, Delaware)
-- Web Resources
Internet Literacy (Council of Europe)
International Reports on Literacy Research: Emergent Readers (Stergios Botzakis & Jaquelynn A. Malloy, Reading Research Quarterly, Jul/Aug/Sep 2006)
Jan's Illustrated Computer Literacy 101 (Jan Smith)
Jerz's Literacy Weblog: Online and Offline Literacy (Dennis G. Jerz)
The Jesuit Communication Project (John J. Pungente et al., Toronto)
The Journey of Lesra Martin (dir. Cheryl Foggo, National Film Board of Canada, 2003)
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy

Key to literacy, librarians now "highly endangered" (Lynn Thompson, Snohomish County News, 12 Sep 2007)
KidBibs International Information Literacy (Joyce Melton Pages)
The KidReach Online Reading Center
Kids and Family Reading Report (Yankelovich and Scholastic, Jun 2006) PDF
KidsReads.com
LEARN Information Literacy Initiative (LILI, Gov't of South Australia)
Lesra Martin
Librarians Tackle Information Illiteracy (Andy Guess, Inside Higher Ed, 2 Apr 2007)
Libraries, Aid and Developing Countries: A closer look at literacy, publishing and library development in regional contexts (Susanna Galbraith, Librarians Without Borders, Aug 2006) PDF
Libraries and Literacy (National Adult Literacy Database, Canada)
The Library Lady (Christine Cates)
Lifting America's Game in Climate Education, Literacy, and Training (Fact Sheet, Climate Education and Literacy Initiative, The White House, Office of Science and Technology Policy, 3 Dec 2014) PDF
Literacy and Education (The English Server)
Literacy and Educational Resources Hotlist (NALD)
Literacy & ESL Resources (SOFWeb)
Literacy and Literacy Statistics (Karen Ellis, Educational CyberPlayGround)
Literacy and Misunderstanding of Prescription Drug Labels (Terry C. Davis et al., Annals of Internal Medicine 145:12, 19 Dec 2006)
Literacy British Columbia
Literacy Center - The Early Childhood Education Network
Literacy for Science (US National Academies Board on Science Education)
Literacy Index Home Page (Educational CyberPlayground)
Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS) - Special Collections (NIFL)
Literacy in U.S. Cities (John W. Miller, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, 2003)
LiteracyLink: Building the Basics for Lifelong Learning (PBS)
The Literacy List (ALRI)
The Literacy of America's College Students (Justin D. Baer et al., American Institutes for Research, Washington, DC, 19 Jan 2006) PDF
Literacy Online
The Literacy Project (Google)
Literacy Rules (Consuella E. Jackson, St. Louis, Missouri)
LiteracyTech: Using Computers & the Internet in Adult Literacy Instruction
Literacy Through Photography (Wendy Ewald et al.)

The Literacy Volunteer Connection (S. Ruth Harris)
The Literacy Web at The University of Connecticut
McREL's Literacy Initiative
The measurement of civic scientific literacy (Jon D. Miller, Public Understand. Sci. 7:203-23, 1998) PDF
Media Awareness Network (MNet, Ottawa)
Media Education: A Kit for Teachers, Students, Parents and Professionals (ed. Divina Frau-Meigs, UNESCO, Paris, 3 Jan 2007) PDF
Media Literacy Clearinghouse: Resources for K-12 Educators
(Frank W. Baker, Columbia, South Carolina)
Media/Media Literacy (Dennis Boals)
MightyBook.com (Pre-K-8)
The Misunderstood Meanings of Science Literacy (Matthew C. Nisbet, Framing Science, 17 Jul 2007)
Moira's Info Lit Blog (Moira Bent, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne)
Motheread, Inc. (US)
Movement for Canadian Literacy (Wendy DesBrisay et al.)
Multiliteracies (Margaret Early et al., Public Knowledge Project, UBC)
National Adult Literacy Database (Canada)
National Assessment of Adult Literacy (US National Center for Education Statistics)
National Center for ESL Literacy Education (NCLE) Website
(Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC)
The National Center for Family Literacy (US)
National Institute for Literacy (US)
National Jewish Coalition for Literacy (New York)
The National Literacy and Health Program
(Canadian Public Health Association)
National Literacy Secretariat (Human Resources Development Canada)
National Literacy Trust (UK)
National Media Education Week (Media Awareness Network/Canadian Teachers' Federation)
National Reading Panel (US)
-- Teaching Children to Read (NRP, 2000)
NCSALL National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy (Harvard Graduate School of Education)
Netsurf Learning
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
(E. D. Hirsch, Jr., et al., 2002)
New England Literacy Resource Center
The New Literacies Research Team (Donald J. Leu et al., University of Connecticut)

NIFL: National Institute for Literacy (US)
90+ Videos fro Tech. & Media Literacy (Alec Couros, Open Thinking)
No Dinosaurs in Heaven, with Eugenie Scott (documentary film essay, dir. Greta Schiller, 25 Oct 2011)
North by Northwest : Information literacy at Yukon College and Lakehead University (Laurie A. Prange & Janice M. Mutz, E-LIS, 1 Jun 2007)
NSDL Science Literacy Maps (National Science Digital Library)
NZ Information Literacy Archive (The SchoolQuarterly Homepage)
Ocean Literacy Network (College of Exploration, Potomac Falls, Virginia)
Ohio Center for the Book (Cleveland Public Library)
"One Day I Will Make It": A Study of Adult Student Persistence in Library Literacy Programs (Kristin E. Porter et al., MDRC, New York, Jan 2005) PDF
Paleontology and Scientific Literacy (UCMP)
Phonics Coach (Tarek Hussain, Bridge Digital Laboratory, Victoria, BC)
Phonological Awareness Resources and Links
Physics Information Fluency (Pat Viele, Ithaca, New York)
PISA (OECD Programme for International Student Assessment)
PISA Canada
PLA's Preschool Literacy Initiative (ALA Public Library Association)
Project Literacy Victoria (Victoria, BC)
Project 2061: Science Literacy for a Changing Future (AAAS)
Quantitative Literacy Electronic Resources (Beyond Crossroads)
The Read In! (Jane Coffey, Read In Foundation)
Reading At Risk: A Survey of Literary Reading in America (Tom Bradshaw & Bonnie Nichols, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC, Jun 2004) PDF
ReadingA-Z.com | A Complete Online Reading Program
The Reading Brain in the Digital Age: The Science of Paper versus Screens (Ferris Jabr, Scientific American, 11 Apr 2013)
Reading Comprehension Connection (Merit Software, New York)
ReadingGroupGuides.com (Carol Fitzgerald et al.)
Reading - Harvard Views of Readers, Readership, and Reading History (Harvard University Open Collections Program)
The Reading House (Dianne DiMemmo, Jackson, New Jersey)
Reading the Image: A Visual Literacy Project (Ann Davis & Ann Calvert, et al.)
Reading Is Fundamental (Washington, DC)
The Reading Matrix (Irvine, California)
Reading Online (International Reading Association)
Reading Rockets
ReadKiddoRead.com (James Patterson)
Read.gov: Online books and resources for literacy & reading for everyone (Center for the Book, US Library of Congress)
ReadWriteSite
ReadWriteThink (IRA/NCTE)
Resources for Information Literacy Instruction in the Sciences (Maribeth Slobodnik & Annie Zeidman-Karpinski, Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, Summer 2008)
RIF Reading Planet (Reading Is Fundamental Inc.)
SABDET | Southern African Book Development Education Trust (UK)
Safari | Skills in Accessing, Finding, and Reviewing Information
(Open University)
Salt Spring Literacy Society (Salt Spring Literacy Centre, Ganges, BC)
Science Information Literacy (ACRLwiki, Association of College & Research Libraries)
Science Literacy Debate (Matthew Nisbet, CSICOP, 9 Jun 2003)
Science literacy in Australia (Australian Academy of Science)
Science literacy in Australia (J. Hammond & D. Stolper, Australian Academy of Science, 26 Jul 2010) PDF
Science Literacy - I.S.S. Home Page
(Institute for Science and Society)
Science Literacy Month (Colin Purrington, Swarthmore College)
Scientific Illiteracy and the Partisan Takeover of Biology
(Liza Gross, PLoS Biology 4(5):e167, 18 Apr 2006)
Scientific Literacy and Cultural Studies Project (William W. Cobern)
Scientific Literacy: A Conceptual Overview (Rudiger C. Laugksch, Sci. Educ. 84:71-94, 2000) PDF
Sexual Literacy (National Sexuality Resource Center, San Francisco State University)
Simultaneously Uncovering the Patterns of Brain Regions Involved in Different Story Reading Subprocesses (Leila Wehbe et al., PLOS One, 26 Nov 2014)
-- How Our Brains Process Books (Ben Thomas, MIND Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network, 26 Nov 2014)
Skillswise (BBC)
Slingerland Institute for Literacy (Bellevue, Washington)
Social Networking Literacy Competencies for Librarians: Exploring Considerations and Engaging Participation (Joe Murphy & Heather Moulaison, ACRL 14th National Conference, Pushing the Edge: Explore, Engage, Extend, 14 Mar 2009) PDF
S.O.S. for Information Literacy (Center for Digital Literacy, Syracuse University)
Starfall Learn-to-Read
Starting Out Right: A Guide to Promoting Children's Reading Success (Committee on the Prevention of Reading Difficulties in Young Children, U.S. National Academy Press, 1998)
SuperThinkers (Peter H. Reynolds et al.)
Syracuse University Center for Digital Literacy (New York)

Talk It Up! Book Discussion Guides for Kids
(Multnomah County Library, Oregon)
Teach a Child to Read (Peggy Wilber)
Technically Speaking (National Academy of Engineering, Washington, DC)
Technology, Literacy, and Culture (University of Texas at Austin)
Tech Tally: Approaches to Assessing Technological Literacy (Elsa Garmire et al., U.S. National Research Council, 2006)
text-e.org
Thinkfinity Literacy Network (Verizon Foundation)
TILT - Texas Information Literacy Tutorial
Time Warner Inc. | Time To Read
Toward a Climate & Energy Literate Society (NCSE Climate and Energy Literacy Summit Report, Berkeley, California, 7-9 Dec 2012; report prepared by Mark McCaffrey et al., Mar 2013) PDF
-- A Hot Topic: Climate Change Coming To Classrooms (Jennifer Ludden, NPR, 27 Mar 2013)
TV411 - Tune In to Learning (Adult Literacy Media Alliance)
2010 Kids & Family Readiing Report: Turning the Page in the Digital Age ((Scholastic, Sep 2010) PDF
21st Century Information Fluency Project (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy)
21st Century Literacies (SBC Pacific Bell)
21st Century Literacy Summit (Berlin, 7-8 March 2002)
-- White Paper, 21st Century Literacy in a Convergent Media World (Andrew Blau et al.) PDF
The Twin Challenges of Mediocrity and Inequality: Literacy in the U.S. from an International Perspective (Andrew Sum et al., Educational Testing Service, 15 Feb 2002) PDF
UNESCO Literacy Portal (UNESCO Education)
United Nations Literacy Decade, 2003 - 2012
(UNESCO Education)
United Through Reading (Family Literacy Foundation)
U.S. Kids Compute! - Computer Literacy Campaign
Victoria READ Society (Victoria, BC)
Vision for Literacy 2025 (UK National Literacy Forum, Oct 2014) PDF
Visual Literacy: An E-Learning Tutorial on Visualization for Communication, Engineering and Business (Martin Eppler & Ralph Lengler et al.)
Visual literacy resources on the Web: A look at what is available (Alessia Zanin-Yost, C&RL News 68:8, Sep 2007)
The Vital Link (National Literacy Trust, UK)
Western/Pacific Literacy Network/CNN SF Learning Resources
What Education Schools Aren't Teaching about Reading and What Elementary Teachers Aren't Learning (Kate Walsh et al., National Council on Teacher Quality, Washington, DC, May 2006) PDF
Why Climate Literacy Matters (Mark McCaffrey, Daily Kos, 20 Aug 2012)
Words at Large - Literacy (CBC)
Yahooligans! Teacher's Guide: Teaching Internet Literacy

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