Student Resources

Premiere Resources

  • Tutor.com - Students of all ages can connect online with vetted, master degree trained tutors from all subjects between noon and midnight every day of the week. You can also use a drop-off review service for writing assignments along with self-study practice quizzes 24/7.
  • LearningExpress Library - An interactive online learning platform with practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help students and adult learners succeed on academic or licensing tests.

General Resources

  • Infoplease - The online version of the popular reference book for facts and statistical information.
  • Mango Languages - An online language-learning system that offers access to foreign language courses and English as a Second Language (ESL) courses taught completely in the user's native language.
  • National Geographic - Resources on geography, cartography, and exploration.

High School

  • Biography - Read exclusive biographies, watch videos, and discover fascinating stories about your favorite icons, musicians, authors, and historical figures.
  • Britannica High - An up-to-date and age-appropriate resource for high school students. Includes quick facts and more in-depth information.
  • Opposing Viewpoints - An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues.
  • Scientific American - A guide to intriguing advances in science and technology.
  • Science News for Students - The latest news from all fields of science.

Middle School

  • Britannica Middle - An up-to-date and age-appropriate resource for middle school students. Includes quick facts and more in-depth information.
  • HowStuffWorks - A resource explaining thousands of topics, ranging from the flu to black holes to conspiracy theories, with video and illustrations.
  • Read It! - Learn how to build reading skills and improve study habits.
  • Smithsonian - Explore vast collections and the research surrounding them on a kaleidoscope of topics—from art to zoology.

Elementary

  • Amazing Space - Enjoy web-based astronomy activities for grades 4 and up. Featured topics include telescopes, comets, planets, galaxies, stars, and black holes.
  • Britannica Elementary - An up-to-date and age-appropriate resource for elementary school students.Includes quick facts and more in-depth information.
  • World Book Kids - An interactive resource with image-based navigation, easy‐to‐read articles, thousands of illustrations, and a wealth of engaging games, science projects, and activities.

Early Literacy

  • Britannica Fundamentals - An up-to-date and age-appropriate information resource for preschool students. This resource uses activity-centered learning to explore, play, read, and build technology skills.
  • Early Literacy Apps & Sites - A curated list of apps and sites designed to promote early literacy.
  • PBS Kids - Find videos, games, activities, crafts and more.
  • PebbleGo - An early literacy and learning tool with an easy-to-navigate interface for emerging readers.
  • World Book Early Learning - Attractive, easy-to-use modules that focus on early learning themes (colors, shapes, numbers, etc.) and reading instruction.