National Education Websites

The following are external links:

ArtsEdge/The Kennedy Center - ARTSEDGE - the National Arts and Education Network - supports the placement of the arts at the center of the curriculum and advocates creative use of technology to enhance the K-12 educational experience.

Center for Public Education - National organization dedicated to analyzing educational practices and policies.

Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) - National information system providing access to an extensive collection of education-related literature.

Educational Research Service (ERS) - Non-profit foundation serving the research and information needs of educators and the public.

Educational Testing Service - National organization that produces and administers a number of standardized tests, including the SAT and PSAT. - The official kids' portal for the U.S. government. It links to over 1,200 web pages from government agencies, schools, and educational organizations, all geared to the learning level and interest of kids.

National Education Association - National teachers' organization.

National School Boards Association - National organization providing leadership to local school boards.

National School Safety Center - Training and resources for preventing school crime and violence.

Parent Teachers Association (PTA) - A volunteer organization of parents whose main objective is to promote the welfare of children.

US Department of Education - Governmental agency that oversees public education in the United States.

Voices of Youth - Developed by UNICEF