Resources for math education majors

  • Alternative Route Certification Information - Information about the Provisional Teacher Program in NJ.
  • American Federation of Teachers - Helpful "New Members Area" with a guide to teaching as a Career." Also includes current trends and issues and salary information.
  • For Education Majors - Search the American School Directory for a listing of information provided by registered K-12 schools in America. An excellent source of information to prepare for interviewing.
  • ASK ERIC is for educators, librarians and parents. ERIC will respond to a question in 48 hours. The site also includes lesson plans, projects, news in education and current educational research.
  • Council of the Great City Schools - This site is dedicated to urban public school systems. Provides links and resources advocating k-12 education in inner-city schools.
  • Delaware School District Info this site includes school profiles (public, charter, and special) in addition to school addresses and phone numbers.
  • EDU (Educational Directories Unlimited) is a provider of online academic program directories targeted toward prospective students. This site also has a direct link to grad school information.
  • Education Week- Contains education news, special reports and hot topics.
  • K-12 SCHOOLS - allows you to search for a school by region and then connects you to the school's homepage provided they are in the site's directory.
  • Maryland Educational Resources - Provides direct links to Maryland public schools, as well as links to publications and resources.
  • Maryland State Dept. of Education - Current news section for the state, helpful map and direct links to counties, various research reports.
  • National Association of Independent Schools - Includes a searchable database of 1000+ independent schools in the US and abroad.
  • National Education Association - Provides news, job listings, and information about careers in education.
  • New Jersey Department of Education provides a list of all NJ schools arranged by county. (Information about the Provisional Teacher Program in NJ).
  • NJ Higher Education and Schools includes a registry of all NJ universities, colleges, secondary, and elementary schools who choose to list with them and provides links to the institutions' homepages for easily attainable information. Professional organizations in NJ are also linked.
  • TEACHERSOURCE offers educational resources in curriculum development, professional development and community resources. It includes over 1,000 lesson plans, teacher guides and on-line activities.
  • ReferenceNow - Online system for developing and managing references, portfolios and credential files.
  • Teachers Net- Features chat resources by grade centers, interest groups, subject centers; a searchable bank of lesson plans; K-12 supplies catalog center; job listings etc.
  • Teacher Interview Question - Relevant questions from actual teacher interview.
    Teaching & Learning Division of ETS- Includes state by state test requirements. Candidates may register for test online and download copies of "Test at a Glance" booklets.
  • US Department-Overseas Schools - Information on worldwide American-sponsored elementary and secondary schools. Helpful job-hunting links.
  • US Department of Education - current information from the US Department of Education