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For Teachers

Resources for the Classroom

Provides teachers with moral and financial support. Participants serve as community partners and donate funds so teachers can purchase classroom resources that are critical to student success.

Character Counts
CHARACTER COUNTS! is the most widely implemented approach to character education. It's a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonsectarian framework that teaches the Six Pillars of Character: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

Cultural Resources for Teachers
Search for professional development opportunities, classroom materials and on-site educational programs for students offered by the state's many cultural organizations!

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence :
FREE provides educators with quick and easy access to thousands of educational resources found on various federal, state, university, non-profit, and commercial Internet sites.

National Council for the Social Studies: Resources for teaching social studies in the classroom.

Students Against Destructive Decisions
Your role as Chapter Advisor

Stop Bullying Now! National Campaign to Prevent Bullying

Resources in Connecticut

State of Connecticut

CT Department of Higher Education:
Complete source of online information about Connecticut's outstanding system of higher education.The Board of Governors is Connecticut's coordinating agency for higher education. The CDHE carries out the Board's administrative responsibilities. Information and resources for Administrators & Researchers

CT Humanities Council:
CHC is a statewide non-profit educational institution providing opportunities for all the people of Connecticut to rediscover the joy of lifelong learning, to see themselves in the full context of their history and heritage and to explore the infinite varieties of human thought and experience contained in our literature and expressed in our arts that give shape and direction to our lives.

CT State Library
Open to the public, the Library provides high quality library and information services to the state government and to the citizens of Connecticut & preserves and makes accessible the records of Connecticut's history and heritage.

Coach Your Students!

NUMBER2.COM - Online test preparation courses - totally free!'s site is well-worth a try. It offers useful functions/features for students, parents and educators. The services offered are advertised as free and require only a sign-up form asking for basic demographic data. Parents, teachers, and counselors - anyone with an email address whom the student signs up may monitor a student's progress by viewing real-time reports.

There are courses for the SAT Reasoning Test , GRE, and ACT tests. The Vocabulary Builder is easy to use, keeps track of the words the student knows and reviews the words they are learning. The difficulty of the vocabulary words build in difficulty as the student progresses.


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