Library and Technology Resources

 

Library

Book Repair:  There are many sites with step-by-step instructions for repairing common book problems such as A Few Basic Book Repairs and A Simple Book Repair Manual.

Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature  Search by setting, genre, age level, etc.

Dewey Decimal Classification  Summaries of the Dewey Decimal Classification numbers to the third digit.

Dewey to the Rescue!: A Multimedia tour of the Dewey Decimal Classification  This tour covers a variety of topics related to the DDC.  There is an interactive quiz at the end.

LION: Librarians Information Online Network  LION is "an online resource focusing on the needs of K-12 school librarians".  It includes links to cataloging resources, lesson plan links, professional organizations, and other information for school library staff members.

MAME: Michigan Association for Media in Education   Includes links to library and educational web resources and search tools.

 

Technology

Best Practices of Technology Integration  Lesson plans developed by Michigan educators and tested in their classrooms.

In and Out of the Classroom: Microsoft  Online tutorials for Microsoft Windows and Office products

Innovation Odyssey  Examples of classroom projects that demonstrate best practices in technology integration.  Sponsored by Intel Innovation in Education. 

International Society for Technology in Education   Includes the National Educational Technology Standards for Students, Teachers and Administrators and teacher resources.

Internet Public Library's Kidspace  Student oriented directory site with links to web sites by category, information about building a web site, "Ask a Question" feature, and much more.

Kids' Tools for Searching the Internet  A collection of search engines and online reference tools for students.

Learning Through Technology  Part of the NCREL (North Central Regional Educational Laboratory) web site. They also maintain an annotated list of Educational Technology Resources Online.  These resources provide research and best practices for people involved in the development, implementation and assessment of district technology plans.

MISD: Instructional Technology  Teacher resources from the Macomb Intermediate School District.

Michigan Technology Content Standards  The Michigan Teacher Network has taken the six standards for Technology content in the Michigan Curriculum Framework and linked them with relevant Internet resources.

Michigan Technology Implementation Project  "MTIP provides statewide leadership for improving school technology implementation and integration.  This site offers links to some of the main MTIP supported projects, additional information about the four Centers, status reports and sets of resources that may prove useful for educators working to use technology in their areas."

Michigan Teacher Network   Promotes successful use of technology.  Includes links to many valuable online resources aligned to state benchmarks.

Teach For Tomorrow   "An interactive web-based course for teachers demonstrating the many innovative uses of the Internet in the K-12 classroom"

Teach-Nology   This web site has links to many free or cheap tools for educators with an emphasis on technology.

Teaching Keyboarding: When? Why? How?   This article from Education World includes tips and online resources for teaching keyboarding in the elementary school.

TechLearning: The Resource for Educational Technology Leaders  "Produced by Technology & Learning Magazine and SchoolTech Expo & Conference, with contributions from hundreds of K-12 teachers, administrators and other experts".

Technology in the Classroom  Articles, tutorials and tips for teachers who use technology from Education World.  Past articles are categorized by subject in the Archives.

Technology Toolbox: Utilizing Technology as  a Project-Based Learning Tool  Links to a wide variety of Internet resources that support project-based learning.

Technology Tutorials Found on the Web  Internet4Classrooms presents links to online technology tutorials for teachers.

Tips and Techniques  The St. Clair ISD has links to tutorials and templates for creating PowerPoint games based on Jeopardy, Weakest Link, and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.

Tutorials and Guides  Software and web tutorials from the Macomb Intermediate School District.

See also Teacher Tools: Software

 

   

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