do I find information ab
out my child's school?
Public schools and Districts
Find the correct name, address, telephone number, NCES ID number, and other student and teacher information for public schools or school districts for school year 1997-98 as reported to NCES by state education officials in each state.
Public School Universe Survey Data
provide a complete listing of all public elementary and secondary schools in the country, and basic information and descriptive statistics on schools, their students, and their teachers.
Find your school --easy locator
Designed for kids but this is a quick and easy info tool for parents and teachers.
The NCES (National Center for Educational Statistics) Kids Home Page . Education information about schools and activities for students everywhere.
How do I find my child's curriculum?
The curriculum of all schools in the US follow their respective State Curriculum Guides.
Choose your State
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- Pennsylvania -- Rhode Island -- South Carolina -- South Dakota --
Tennessee -- Texas -- Utah -- Vermont -- Virginia -- Washington -
- West Virginia -- Wisconsin -- Wyoming
If you live in a major city a more specific guide should be accessible.
What are the new reform programs?
And don't throw out the old:Saxon Math
Middle School Science
Foundations and Challenges to Encourage
Technology- Based Science (FACETS) American Chemical Society Washington, DC -- FACETS (Foundations And Challenges to Encourage Technology-based Science) is a middle school integrated science program, developed by the Education and International Activities Division of the American Chemical Society, with funding from the National Science Foundation.
Introductory Physical Science (IPS) 6th Ed. Science Curriculum, Inc. Belmont, MA Delta Education
Delta science modules
Science Education for Public Understanding Project (SEPUP) Lawrence Hall of Science University of California Addison Wesley Publishing
For More information on reform see the: EDinformatics Education Reform Page
How Can I Prepare My Child for State Exams?
Most State Education Pages are providing the public with either sample tests or released questions from previous exams.
State Testing Page
Find out which states are providing the public with online sample tests and released questions from previous exams.
Full Math Test Releases
As more states release full past exams instead of sample sheets we will post them.
TIMSS Math and Science Page
In addition to practicing State Exams we also suggest sampling Tests provided by the Third International Math and Science Study. This is the famous series of international exams where the US scored 13th in the world.
State Math Page
This page is designed to provide parents to easy access to state mathematics exams as they become available to the public.
EDinformatics State English/Reading Page New
This page is designed to provide parents to easy access to state English exams as they become available to the public.
How do I find
my school's report card?
Many states provide report cards on their schools. Go to the respective state homepage and search using the keywords report cards...
Does my school have a home page?
For one of the most complete
listing of schools on the Internet: