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Research Sites

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http://nrc.uchsc.edu/states.html
Individual states child care licensure regulations

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http://zerotothree.org
Zero To Three: National Centers for Toddlers, Infants and Families

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www.negp.gov
National Education Goals Panel

ecap

http://ecap.crc.uiuc.edu/info
EERIC Clearinghouse on Elementary and Early Childhood Education

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www.nea.org
National Education Association site for teachers, citizens, students and everyone interested in creating great public schools

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http://nccic.org
National Child Care Information Center is the adjunct ERIC clearinghouse for childcare.  This site contains information on child development research, White House initiatives, health and safety issues and more.

natinstearly

www.ed.gov/offices/OERI/ECI
National Institute on Early Childhood Development and Education. Provides information about current research projects, provides access to a quarterly newsletter Early Childhood Update, lists of related resources and more.

nichy

http://nichcy.org
The National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities provides online fact sheets and articles on disability-related topics, also contains numerous related links to national and state organizations.

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http://www.dantes.doded.mil/dantes_web/troopstoteachers/certinst.htm
STATE CERTIFICATION AGENCIES a listing of mailing addresses and phone numbers for all State Certification Agencies.

Parents and Educators

massdoe

www.doe.mass.edu/frameworks
Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks website for use in grades K-12

readingonln

www.readingonline.org
Hosted by the
International Reading Association, this professional development site will help you develop your students into life long readers and writers.

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http://readyweb.crc.uiuc.edu
Ready Web, an electronic collection of resources on school readiness for parents and educators

mccs

www.kidlink.org:80/KIDPROJ/MCC
Learn about holidays around the world and celebrate diversity

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www.reading-railroad.com
Learn creative strategies for getting children excited about reading via
Read it Aloud!, professional development, and an upcoming T.V. show! 

ilanew

www.listen.org
Learn about the
International Listening Association

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http://puzzlemaker.school.discovery.com
Save hours by using
Puzzlemaker to create puzzles that will enhance your lessons.

http://users.aol.com/a100thday/ideas.html
Over 300 teacher tested celebration ideas.

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http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html
Teach young students about the planets, stars and solar system.

Children

natgeo

www.nationalgeographic.com/kids
National Geographic's Kids Site for games, activities, experiments and creature features.

animalDia

www.tesan.vuurwerk.nl/diaries
Animal Diaries invites students in grades K-6 to submit their stories, poems, drawings and photographs of animals

kidsnspace

www.kidsnspace.org
Includes experiments, resources, glossary, links and more all related to
astronomy.

megamath

www.bbc.co.uk/education/megamaths
interactive website to help children
ages 7-10 learn and practice time tables

coolmath

www.coolmath4kids.com
lots of
math games on line calculator and more

iknow

www.iknowthat.com/noplugin.htm
play
games, create pictures and stories and learn about history and art for kids through age 2

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http://fekids.com/kln
instant homework help and great games

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http://vilenski.org/science/safari/index.html
learn about
bacteria, fungus, plants and more

Education Reform

eyeon

http://www.eyeoneducation.tv
This link addresses
Education Reform in MA including the Reform Act of 1993, No Child Left Behind, Curriculum Frameworks, MCAS Historical Timeline.

massPAR

http://www.mass-par.org
Reading First in Massachusetts.

Other

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http://www.doe.mass.edu
A manual for school personnel called "
Managing Life Threatening Food Allergies in Schools".

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http://www.foodallergy.org/index.html
Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network website, a source of
up-to-date material on food allergies.

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http://www.hi-cone.com/ringleader/quest/menu/index.html
ITW Hi-Con

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