Educational Resources

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Various and Sundry


Arithmetic Wiz
No frills math facts app with timer and counter helps students practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and divison facts and master basic arithmetic.

Cool sentence diagramming app progressing from beginner to intermediate level; great way to infatuate students with patterns of language and grammar.

Top K-12 general learning site. Detailed standards, diagnostics, outstanding learning content. Don’t like California standards? Try the Singapore Edition!

Typical Courses of Study
World Book outlines standards-based courses of study for grades Pre-K through 12. Handy academic content guide for home schoolers, parents, others.

The Sartorialist
Fashion photo-blog pioneer Scott Schuman's famous collection of impromptu pics of street fashion from all over the world. Also features industry news, shows, etc.

Steampunk on Pinterest
The awesomeness of human imagination on clear display in Steampunk, where fashion meets science meets history. Jules Verne would have been proud.

The Story of Stuff
A 20-minute movie turned into a movement to waste less, use less, want less. It's about better, not more. Honestly ... don't most of us have way too much stuff?

A great all-around early learning site: geography, flags, world leaders (current and past), art, and math (including basic fact quizzes and worksheets).

The Webby Awards
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences honor "the best of the internet" with their annual Webby Awards. Great way to find unknown online gems.

Lifelong learning is the theme, with wide-ranging, thought-provoking, useful content in a variety of categories: math and science, humanities, art, music, etc.

Poor Richard’s Almanac
Ben Franklin was a genius, and his Almanac proves it. Browse through 25 years of pithy 18th century Franklinisms; I think you’ll be convinced.

Digital Bodleian
An effort to open portions of the prodigious collections of Oxford University's Bodliean Library for learning, teaching, research. You could spend hours ...

Art of Manliness
Blog devoted to preserving the virtue of
healthy masculinity, lest it become a lost art amid the cultural flux. Lots of cool, edifying, educational posts. Like this one.

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