EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Locate information on education, training, and to learn basic skills.
Learn New Skills: Education and Training
Career OneStop: Education and Training: Resources to plan your education
Certification Kits: Learn everything you need to pass your Cisco certification, from CCNA to CCNP, and even CCIE.
Elevate America: Brush up on your technology skills from Microsoft. Designed for students, technical professionals, and entrepreneurs.
Georgia Work Ready Certification Program: Information to become certified as Work Ready in the state of Georgia.
Microsoft Office Free Training Programs: Learn a variety of Microsoft Office programs, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Access. Training programs are available for Microsoft Office 2003, 2007, and 2010.
Georgia Colleges and Universities
CollegeBound.net: Research colleges and universities in Georgia or around the world, discover popular college majors, and more.
GACollege411: Information on high school planning, college planning, financial aid planning, and career planning. Designed for middle school students, high school students, college students, parents, and adult learners.
Georgia.gov: Colleges and Universities: Information on applying for college, Georgia's college savings plan, a map of Georgia' public colleges and universities, information on Georgia's technical colleges, and more.
Georgia Colleges and Universities with Distance Learning Information on taking college courses online, from the comfort of your own computer!
Online Schools in Georgia: Find popular Georgia schools at this website and compare features and programs of study. This site also contains Georgia resources and salary information.
Technical College System of Georgia: Information on Georgia's technical colleges.
USG Institutions: Explore the colleges and universities that belong to the University System of Georgia.
Resources for Teachers
Adolescent Literacy: Provides information on classroom strategies and adolescent literacy studies for teachers.
EasyBib: Provides handouts for MLA, APA, and Chicago citation styles. Ideal for teachers, parents, and students.
For Teachers: This website provides helpful information for teachers, including how to organize instruction and working with school administrators. Includes free lesson plans, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.
GALILEO: Education: Search for educational information using educational databases provided by GALILEO (GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online).
Lesson Plans and Worksheets:
Lesson Planet helps teachers quickly search teacher-reviewed online lesson plans and worksheets.
Teachers' Educational Resources: From USA.gov, helpful information for teachers including environmental resources for teachers, school enrollment data, and a reference center.
Teacher Resources: Teacher resources from Scholastic.com, including lesson plans, resources divided by grade level, and printable information.
Tools and Ideas: From the National Education Association, this website contains helpful tools and ideas for teachers, including lesson plans, classroom management, and classroom tips.
Technology Resources for Library Users
Comptuer Basics Tutorial: Learn how to start a computer, arrange icons on the desktop, and how to protect your computer from viruses.
Free Stuff-Technology Services: Find links to anti-virus information and learn about office software and various utilities available from the Seminole County Schools' Technology Services.
HP Learning Center: Free online classes for home and business users. Classes include Digital Photography, Computer Security, and Adobe Photoshop.
Mousing Tutorial: From the Palm Beach County Library System in Florida, an interactive tutorial that helps you learn to use a mouse.
New User Tutorial: An interactive tutorial for those with little or no computer experience.
Peter's Online Typing Course: Introductory free online typing courses.
Typing Web: An online typing tutor. Choose from beginning, intermediate, advanced, or specialty typing courses.
Other Education and Training Resources
Decatur County Board of Education
Miller County Board of Education
Seminole County Board of Education
EducationCorner.com: a comprehensive education guide for students, parents and educators.
Educational Psychology: Contains information on the No Child Left Behind Act with regards to Educational Psychology, What Educational Psychology is, and more.
Khan Academy: Provides over 2,700 educational videos on a wide variety of subjects.
Google Art Project: Explore selected art museums around the world without leaving your home.