Search the names, descriptions, and URLs of our links:

See the latest links

All Topics >  > Education - General Resources

Please help us make this section more useful to teachers—Send us new links, or notes on how a link has been useful to you.



Subtopics (click for more specific links)


34 Links

order: A to Z | newest to oldest

Links last updated 2024-05-18 09:10:46.

AAAS Project 2061
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.project2061.org/
Centre for Energy (Canada)
Last modified 2007-08-12 11:51:44
http://centreforenergy.com/
Aggregator of energy information in Canada. Offers many educational materials sponsored by the Canadian petroleum industry.
Conservation Matters -- Environmental Excellence Awards
Last modified 2009-03-01 14:48:32
http://www.seaworld.org/conservation-matters/eea/index.htm
A private coalition awarding $10,000 for excellent projects that help to preserve the environment.
Earth & Sky Radio Program
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.earthsky.org/
The website for this public-education radio-show allows you to search programs by topic, such as energy.
EcoLinks - Environmentally Sustainable Economies
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.ecolinks.org/
EcoTarium: A Museum of Science & Nature
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.ecotarium.org/
Worcester, MA
EdGateway
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.edgateway.com/
Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.eric.ed.gov/
ENC Online: A K-12 math and science teacher c...
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.enc.org/index.shtm
Energy Explained -- U.S. Energy Information Admin.
Last modified 2010-02-16 12:50:26
http://www.eia.doe.gov/energyexplained
The site explains where gasoline comes from, what determines the price of electricity, how much renewable energy the United States uses, and hundreds of other energy topics. Good for having students use analysis of real data.
Energy Literacy:Essential principles and fundamental concepts for energy education
Last modified 2012-07-24 15:01:08
http://library.globalchange.gov/products/other/energy-literacy-essential-principles-fundamental-concepts-for-energy-education-high-resolution-booklet
This curriculum guide comes from the United States Global Change Research Program, Resource Library.
Energy Literacy: Essential Principles and Fundamental Concepts for Energy Education presents energy concepts that, if understood and applied, will help individuals and communities make informed energy decisions.
Intended use of the document as a guide includes, but is not limited to, formal and informal energy education, standards development, curriculum design, assessment development, and educator trainings.
Environmental Research Letters
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.iop.org/EJ/erl
An open-access, pay-to-publish, peer-reviewed journal covering all of environmental research. Published by the Institute of Physics, United Kingdom. Art Hobson says The article titled "Risks of the oil transition" is especially interesting. It answers some of the questions that our physoc group has discussed concerning "peak oil."
GLOBE
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.globe.gov/ghome/educators.html
HealthLink
Last modified 2007-05-22 11:11:22
http://www.healthlink.org
Essex (northeastern MA) organization that supports clean energy, sponsors educational events. Has books and films to lend.
Impression5 Science Center of Michigan
Last modified 2007-04-04 17:23:01
http://www.impression5.org/solarenergy
Explains the basics of solar energy, electricity, and conservation, includes a solar energy quiz. Beware, some inaccurate physics may be found.
izzit current events lessons
Last modified 2007-05-16 13:59:38
http://www.izzit.org/events/index.php
In your classroom, use these daily questions linked to news-clips about current events, increasingly about energy and climate change. The site includes a forum for educators to discuss each lesson or idea.
Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS)
Last modified 2007-04-04 17:14:56
http://www.jets.org/
The JETS website inlcudes resources, articles, and activities about engineering and technology careers.
Learn at The Franklin Institute Online
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.fi.edu/learning.html
Mineral Information Institute
Last modified 2007-01-03 18:28:11
http://www.mii.org/
An educational site about the industry of mineral-extraction, supporting the industry's message that "our lifestyle" depends on the inventory of extracted minerals.
National Environmental Education Week (2nd w. of April)
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.eeweek.org/
Natural Energy Sources, Clean Energy Ideas
Last modified 2007-10-26 17:34:04
http://www.clean-energy-ideas.com/
This is a broad informational site about solar, geothermal, wind, and other energy technologies. The site is also gathering links to installers in several countries.
New York Sun Works
Last modified 2007-05-16 08:03:02
http://www.nysunworks.com/
NY Sun Works operates a solar-powered barge in New York City that features a greenhouse using no fossil-fuel inputs. School groups can visit if planned ahead.
Newfangler
Last modified 2007-12-17 17:02:40
http://newfangler.com/classroom.htm
This site features educational media about energy and other "clean technology."
North American Envirothon
Last modified 2014-10-14 11:59:09
http://envirothon.org/
North American Envirothon is a not-for-profit organization established to coordinate the delivery of an environmental education program for high school students throughout North America. North American Envirothon is headquartered in League City, Texas.
Envirothon is an annual competition where teams compete for recognition and scholarships by demonstrating their knowledge of environmental science and natural resource management.
NSTA Science Guides
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://webwatchers.nsta.org/default.asp
Sharing Environmental Education Knowledge
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.seek.state.mn.us/
Teachers Guide Climate Change and Global Warming
Last modified 2007-09-19 12:21:11
http://hdgc.epp.cmu.edu/teachersguide/teachersguide.htm
From Carnegie Mellon University, writings and links for educators, especially K-12.
teachnet.org
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.teachnet.org/
The George Lucas Educational Foundation
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://glef.org/
"edutopia online" promotes project-based learning.
The National Atlas
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://nationalatlas.gov/natlas/natlasstart.asp
The Teachers Clearinghouse for Science and So...
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://freeinfo.org/tch/
World Resources Institute
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.wri.org/
www.alaskapacific.edu/
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://www.alaskapacific.edu/science/
Yahoo! Directory Environment and Nature - Edu...
Last modified 2006-11-21 09:22:22
http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature/Education/

Related Projects