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Research

Subject-specific online resources, recommended websites and more.

Good Starting Points

  • ERIC—Education Resources Information Center
    Education-related documents and journal articles, many of them full text. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Special Education
    • Mason LIFE Program
      "The Mason LIFE Program is an innovative post-secondary program for young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who desire a university experience in a supportive academic environment. The program is supported by the Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbilities (KIHd) within the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) of George Mason University."
    • National Center for Learning Disabilities
      Provides online tools, resources and information for parents, educators and people with learning disabilities.
    • Special Education Guide
      This site for parents and educators provides resources for understanding the special education process.
  • TeachersFirst
    A collection of original material, Internet resources and lesson plans organized by subject matter and grade level, and designed for teachers of K–12 students. Provided by The Source for Learning, a nonprofit learning and technologies corporation.
  • U.S. Department of Education
    Provides information about funding opportunities, federal student aid, college accreditation, education statistics, applying for grants, etc.
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