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Creates opportunities for California K-12 public schools and districts to participate in discount buying and licensing of educational technology instructional resources.
California Building a Presence
Provides resources and information to teacher in public and private schools to support better K-12 science education for all California students.
California Department of Education: Education Technology Office
Information on state supported programs to enhance the use of instruction technology in K-12 classrooms.
California Educational Technology Professionals Association
Provides assistance to California's educational technology community. Information on their annual conference, newsletter, discussion lists, and other information.
California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom
Describes teacher resources and activities available to heighten the agricultural awareness of school students.
California Jump$tart Coalition
Non-profit organization affiliated with the national Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy. Goal is to educate young Californians in sound money and credit management practices. Events, press, and resources for educators.
California Learning Resource Network
Provides resources that enable California educators to identify supplemental electronic learning resources that both meet local instructional needs and embody the implementation of California curriculum frameworks and standards.
California Poets in the Schools
Provides poetry residencies for students in grades K-12 throughout California. The web site features student poetry, biographies of poet-teachers, and information about statewide anthologies.
California Subject Matter Projects
Professional development network of nine discipline-specific projects. Includes calendar of events, regional contacts, and web resources.
California Technology Assistance Project (CTAP)
A statewide organization supporting K-12 schools and districts in the implementation of information and instructional technology.
California Technology Entrepreneurship Center
Training teachers to conduct tech-industry-based self-employment educational programs.
Clean Air Challenge
Free workshops for middle and high school level educators from or near Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties.
CTAP Region 1
The California Technology Assistance Project region that covers Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino, Sonoma Counties.
CTAP Region 10
The California Technology Assistance Project region that cover Riverside, Inyo, Mono, and San Bernardino counties.
Education for the Future
Supports systemic change in schools and districts for increased student learning, assisting schools with systemic reform largely through School Portfolios and Data Analysis.
Eureka! California in Children's Literature 1988 - 1997
Bibliography of noteworthy children's and young adult literature set in California and highlighting California history and culture.
Strategies in designing and implementing their drug prevention programs, as well as youth violence prevention programs.
Joseph Matteucci Foundation
JMF's youth non-violence programs make a positive impact on youth through speaking in schools, funding mediation programs, promoting sportsmanship and frustration management techniques for athletes.
A statewide organization dedicated to improving student performance and achievement in mathematics and science in California.
Elementary math program designed to help California students achieve proficiency with the new Math Content Standards.
Outreach and Technical Assistance Network
Has course outlines for adult, vocational, ESL, citizenship, and disabled education courses.
Right Way Company
Makers of the Quick Glance Reference Guide, which contains the California standards. Offers a sample and online ordering.
Talk about Trees
Non-profit program dedicated to educating children about the responsible management and use of California's most renewable resource. Includes resources for students and teachers, including lessons, games, and other resources.
Tech Corps California
Helps network skilled volunteers and schools to help schools use instructional technology.
Technology Information Center for Administrative Leadership (TICAL)
Provides education administrators with centralized access to technology resources.
Organization responsible for planning, installing and maintaining information and instructional technology in California schools.
UC Berkeley Science Coalition
Coordinates science outreach projects and programs at UC Berkeley to better serve the K-12 school community.
USC California Science Project (CSP)
Seeks to coordinate science instruction between grades and schools; seeks to increase instructional time allocated to science, especially in the lower grades; and seeks to assist teachers in implementing solid, well-defined inquiry-based learning in their classrooms.
Virtual Teachers' Lounge for health and nutrition lesson plans
Free classroom lessons, suggested websites, news stories, moderated messageboard and chat.