Useful Links

 

Students

LearnNC - One of the best sites in the state for all things educational in North Carolina. Lesson plans, field trips, and more.
NC WiseOwl - NC WISE OWL is a Web site that has, as its centerpiece, several subscription databases. These includes InfoTrac, a
  periodical database product by the Gale Group, that is made up of a Kids Edition for elementary students, a Junior Edition for middle
  schoolers, and both the Student Edition and InfoTrac Gold Reference Edition for the high school and parent community.
SAT Test Prep - Online test preparation materials at CFNC.
Stone Soup - Magazines that publish student work.
SAT Prep - SAT practice problems.

Parents

CFNC - Planning and paying for college and more.
Core Knowledge - More information about the Core Knowledge Curriculum.
• Talking to Your Kids About Being Online - Document guiding a discussion with kids about being online. 

Teachers

Discipline without Stress, Punishments, or Rewards - More information about Dr. Marvin Marshall's discipline model.
Eduhound - Newsletters for educators.
free-reading.net - Resource center for early literacy teachers.
Highlights for High School - Part of MIT's Open Courseware project. Useful for students and teachers.
MIT Open Courseware Project - Almost all of MIT's courses online for free.
NC WiseOwl - Great information from North Carolina's Department of Public Instruction. Includes links to many services which can be
  linked to via state subscriptions and licenses arranged by DPI.
LearnNC - One of the best sites in the state for all things educational in North Carolina. Lesson plans, field trips, and more.
The Internet Public Library - Reading material galore!

Tools

Audacity - Free audio editing software.
GIMP - Free photo editing software.
Instructify - Information about great tools for teachers.
PB Wiki - Create and ad-free wiki.
Screencast-o-Matic - Free tool for screencasting
SchoolForge - Open source software for educators.
SourceForge - World's largest collection of open source software.
Word Press - Tool for creating blogs.
PhET - Online physics simulations.
World Wide Telescope - Virtual telescope.
Alice - Visual Programming Language

Content

WikiBooks - A free library of educational textbooks.