Education Research Guide
Books and Videos/DVDs
Magazine and Journal Articles
You must have a valid College of DuPage library card to access these article databases from off-campus. For a complete list of Education Research Databases click here.
- American School Directory. A directory of America's K-12 public and private schools. Contains addresses, phone numbers, key administrators, maps, calendars and much more. http://www.asd.com/
- Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators. Sponsored by Discovery Channel and compiled by librarian and educator Kathy Schrock, this site is still another very good "list of lists" covering a variety of topic areas including education.
Designed for teachers to enhance curriculum and professional development.
- National Center for Education Statistics. Provides full-text access to the two of best sources of education statistics published by the government, Digest of Education Statistics and The Condition of Education. Includes a "Fast Facts" section for facts on timely education topics. http://nces.ed.gov/annuals/
- Yahoo's Index of Education Links. Use the Yahoo search engine, select the "Education" category, and search on your specific education topic to locate a variety of Web sites. http://www.yahoo.com/Education
- Illinois Learning Standards. The standards
define what students in all Illinois public schools should know and be able to do in the seven core areas as a result of their elementary and secondary schooling.
Marjorie Peters, Professor/Reference Librarian
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Updated Sept. 2011