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Government Web Resources Guide

Education

Afterschool.gov
Federal resources that support children and youth during out-of-school time.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Information and activities for teaching about government, specifically tailored for educators, parents, and students in K-12.

Childcare.gov
Information for parents, providers, researchers, and policy makers.

ED.gov
Official site of the U.S. Department of Education.

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) (1966 - Current)
Indexes education-related literature, beginning in 1966. It is the world�s largest source of education information, containing abstracts of documents and journal articles on education research and practice. ERIC covers descriptions and evaluations of programs, research reports and surveys, curriculum and teaching guides, instructional materials, position papers, and resource materials. In 1993, it began indexing education-related books, including the output of major publishers.

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) Ebsco interface (1966 - Current)
Indexes education-related literature, beginning in 1966. It is the world’s largest source of education information, containing abstracts of documents and journal articles on education research and practice. ERIC covers descriptions and evaluations of programs, research reports and surveys, curriculum and teaching guides, instructional materials, position papers, and resource materials. In 1993, it began indexing education-related books, including the output of major publishers.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (FREE)
Portal for finding teaching and learning resources from the federal government.

Institue of Education Sciences (IES)
The arm of the U.S. Department of Education promoting educational research, evaluation, and statistics gathering.

Kids.gov
Portal to the U.S. Government for grades K-8.

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

National Library of Education
Collections and services of the National Library of Education.