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View Resource 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
View Resource Southern Spaces

Exploring the American South is a splendid idea, and this online journal is a great way to think about the "real and imagined places" of this unique cultural region. Southern Spaces is a peer-reviewed Internet journal and forum that "provides open access to essays, interviews and performances, events and conferences, gateways, timescapes, and annotated links about real and imagined spaces and...

https://southernspaces.org/
View Resource Link TV

Link TV was created in 1999 and it is dedicated to "providing global perspectives on news, events and culture." It is, as its homepage says, "television without borders", and visitors to the site can watch topical documentaries, listen to world music, and check out their podcast series. In the "Watch" area, the site profiles some of the more recent offerings, which include everything from Middle...

https://www.linktv.org/
View Resource Restore the Gulf

As many people are concerned about the long term health of the Gulf of Mexico and the surrounding area, this website is quite timely. Created by the federal government, RestoretheGulf.gov serves to provide the public with information on the response to the Deepwater BP oil spill, along with news updates, and links to other governmental partners. The materials on the site are contained within four...

https://www.restorethegulf.gov/
View Resource National Endowment for Financial Education

The National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) is dedicated "to improving the financial well-being of all Americans." Their website is a veritable cornucopia of resources around this very subject, including help for high school students, consumers, and educators. A good place to start is the "Help for Consumers" area. Here visitors can use the "Smart About Money" resources to get practical...

https://www.nefe.org/
View Resource Dashboard: Indianapolis Museum of Art

Many art museums have online exhibits, but the Indianapolis Museum of Art has facts about their holdings online as well. This is far from a dry subject, as their Dashboard interface brings together information about their endowment, their works of art on loan, and their energy consumption. The Dashboard is meant to "measure various aspects of the Museum's performance," and as such it is of...

https://discovernewfields.org/
View Resource J. Leon Helguera Collection of Colombiana

Housed at Vanderbilt University's Jean and Alexander Heard Library, the J. Le'n Helguera Collection of Colombiana is a fascinating archive of materials related to 19th-century Colombian history and culture. The materials are grouped into three separate categories: broadsides, pamphlets, and programs. The documents can also be searched by date, type, or subject, and the files are available in a...

http://helguera.library.vanderbilt.edu/
View Resource Minerva: The International Review of Ancient Art & Archaeology

As the goddess of poetry, wisdom, crafts and so on, Minerva would seem to be a good fit for an international review of ancient art & archaeology. On this site, visitors can read articles from recent issues, learn about receiving print copies of the publication, and book reviews. Visitors can read recent pieces that talk about patrimony issues involving cultural relics and the discovery of an ochre...

http://www.minervamagazine.co.uk/
View Resource Study indicates the potential benefits of additional sleep for teenagers

Small delay in school start times=big benefits http://pagingdrgupta.blogs.cnn.com/2010/07/05/small-delay-in-school-start-timesbig-benefits/ At St. George's, more sleep equals better performance http://www.projo.com/education/content/SCHOOL_START_TIME_SLEEP_07-06-10_BTJ3V3C_v18.1687c8e.html National Sleep Foundation http://www.sleepfoundation.org/ Sleep Disorders: Medline...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2010/0709
View Resource JBooks

Relaunched in 2003, the JBooks website is designed as a place where people can share information about books of Jewish interest. On their website, visitors can look through reviews of Jewish books written by authors, journalists, and critics. Users can also read profiles of notable authors and check out interviews with quite a range of writers. In the "From Our Pages" section on the homepage,...

http://www.jbooks.com/
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