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Education Week on the Web

"America's Education Newspaper of Record" now publishes a Web edition. The full text of the print version is available online, as well as the monthly Teacher Magazine. The site is in final testing, so not all areas are fully functional; however, the depth of material already available makes it worthwhile to check out now. Content is divided into general categories: This Week's News offers...

https://www.edweek.org/ew/index.html
The Eurasia Foundation

Under the banner of “Engaging Citizens, Empowering Communities”, the Eurasia Foundation is a non-profit organization supported by the United States Agency for International Development. Incorporated in 1992, the Eurasia Foundation has made over $335 million in grants to countries in the region, including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Moldova, and Georgia. In general, the Foundation works within...

https://www.eurasia.org/
Long and Winding Road Leads to a Trademark Settlement Between Apple Inc. and the Beatles

The Two Apples Bury the Hatchet http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=7190911 The Trademark Blog http://www.schwimmerlegal.com/ BBC: Music Profiles, The Beatles [Real Player] http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artist/m6qv/ Abbey Road Studios [Real Player, Macromedia Flash Player] http://www.abbeyroad.co.uk/ Apple-History.com http://www.apple-history.com/ All About...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2007/0209
FastStone Capture 5.2

Screen capture software can be quite helpful and potential applications include looking at graphics for use in a report or just reviewing visual material later for other purposes. The latest version of FastStone Capture allows users to capture full screen rectangle regions, scrolling windows, and other objects. The application takes up a small amount of memory, and it also allows users to add...

https://www.faststone.org/
WordPress 2.1

While this latest version of WordPress is a very fine way to create a weblog, it is quite a bit more than that. With WordPress 2.1, visitors can auto-save their drafts, take advantage of a streamlined visual editor interface, and also implement a number of new plugins. One of the best features of WordPress is that they offer a number of helpful instructional materials on their website, including...

https://wordpress.org/
BPJ - Beloit Poetry Journal

With this website visitors can read selected poetry from the current issue of the Beloit Poetry Journal, which has been published since 1950, but only on the Web much more recently. In addition, in 2006 the full-text archive of all 227 issues of the Journal published since the fall of 1950 was made available online. The editors of the Journal point out "rare texts such as Anne Sexton's first...

https://www.bpj.org/
Reports from a Warming Planet

Never afraid to take on controversial topics, American RadioWorks has recently released this special report on the early signs of climate change. For this particular report, they brought together a team of eleven young reporters who were led by noted environmental journalist Sandy Tolan. Their assignment was to identify different places around the world where global warming was making changes to...

http://americanradioworks.publicradio.org/features/earlysign...
Aviation: From Sand Dunes to Sonic Booms

Starting with its rather lyrical title, visitors to this particular National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary website will be taken on a breezy and visually stimulating tour of some of the sites that document America’s aviation history. All told, the site provides information about over 100 sites, including airfields, research and testing facilities, and launch and control facilities....

https://www.nps.gov/articles/space-launch-complex-10.htm
TrafficSTATS

Working as part of a joint venture, Carnegie Mellon University and the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety have created the Traffic Statistics on Travel Safety (TrafficSTATS) website and online database. As their homepage notes, the website "provides users with an interactive tool to query information about multiple dimensions of traffic-safety risks." Using information from the Fatality Analysis...

https://www.cmu.edu/homepage/collaboration/2007/winter/traff...
Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

The Scout Report hasn't paid a visit to the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse (PRC) website in a few years, but it was good to learn that they are still providing high-quality materials about the subject directly from their site. Created in 1992, the PRC has maintained this site for well over a decade, and visitors will enjoy looking over some of their fact sheets, reports, and their online chronology...

https://privacyrights.org/
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