Links to Educational Resources

Testing Services

Washington Educator Skills Tests-Basic West-B
Washington Educator Skills Test-Endorsements West-E

Lesson Plans and Resources

Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM)
(Search, by topic and/or by grade level, over 140 web sites for lesson plans, instructional unity, and free educational materials.)

Circle - Curriculum Resource Center Linking Educators (A clearinghouse of curriculum and other resources for Seventh-day Adventist educators)

Smithsonian Education on the Web (Classroom ready lessons & activities)

New York Times Lesson Plans

Lesson Stop (Internet lesson plans)

Newspapers.com (Links to newspapers worldwide)

FREE (Federal Resources for Educational Excellence)

SCANs Report (Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills from the secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor)

Especially for Kids and Parents

Education 4 Kids (Drill games and other resources)
Think College Early (planning ahead for elementary and middle school students)
Kids' Internet Sites (Internet safety for children)
Screen It (reviews of videos, CDs, & movies for parents and teachers)

Organizations

North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists, Office of Education
Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Washington (OSPI)
Washington state teacher certification information (OSPI)
50 States' Certification Requirements
US Department of Education
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development (ASCD)
American Educational Research Association (AERA)
Education Law Association (ELA)
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL)

Job Opportunities

Teaching jobs in the state of Washington
Teaching & administrative jobs in the state of Oregon
Teaching jobs in the Seventh-day Adventist school system
Page maintained by Jeannine Bennett
Last update on July 14, 2010