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Clip Art and Sound Resources

These sites provide graphics and sound clips for use in your projects.

Barry's Clip Art:
http://www.barrysclipart.com

clipart.com:
http://www.clipart.com/en/

Discovery Education Clip Art Gallery :
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/clipart/

Free ClipArt:
http://www.free-clip-art.com

gettyimages: Creative:
http://creative.gettyimages.com

Microsoft Office Online: Clip Art:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/clipart/

Microsoft Office Online: Galería de imagenes (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/clipart

Pics4Learning:
http://www.pics4learning.com

Computer Security

These links can help you learn more about computer and Internet security issues.

CERT Coordination Center :
http://www.cert.org

Dartmouth College Institute for Security Technology Studies:
http://www.ists.dartmouth.edu

Internet Storm Center:
http://isc.incidents.org

I3P Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection
http://www.thei3p.org/

McAfee:
http://www.mcafee.com

Microsoft Security Central:
http://www.microsoft.com/security

Copyrights and Trademarks

These links can help you learn more about copyright and fair use laws.

Kathy Schrock's Home Page:
http://www.kathyschrock.net

U.S. Copyright Office:
http://www.copyright.gov

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office:
http://www.uspto.gov

Educational Resources

These sites include helpful tips for teachers of both technology as well as other subject areas.

3-D Dictionary:
http://www.maran.com/dictionary/mgdiction33.html

A to Z teacher stuff:
http://www.atozteacherstuff.com

About.com: Education:
http://about.com/education

Awesome Library:
http://www.awesomelibrary.org

BBC Schools:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools

Blue Web 'N:
http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/bluewebn

Buddy 2:
http://www.buddyproject.org

Busy Teachers' WebSite K-12:
http://www.ceismc.gatech.edu/busyt

Connecting Student Learning and Technology:
http://www.sedl.org/pubs/tec26/flash.html

Discovery Education: School Resources:
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/

Discovery Education Lesson Plans Library: Technology:
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/tech.html

Education Oasis:
http://www.educationoasis.com

Education Planet:
http://www.educationplanet.com

Education World:
http://www.education-world.com

Eduhound:
http://www.eduhound.com

eSchool News:
http://www.eschoolnews.com

Fun Brain:
http://www.funbrain.com

Get Net Wise:
http://www.getnetwise.org

ISTE: International Society for Technology in Education:
http://www.iste.org/

KidsClick:
http://www.kidsclick.org

Media Awareness Network:
http://www.media-awareness.ca

PowerPoint Rubric:
http://www.uwstout.edu/soe/profdev/pptrubric.html

Rubric for Classroom Web Pages:
http://www.uwstout.edu/soe/profdev/webpagerubric.html

S.C.O.R.E. Graphic Organizers:
http://www.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/score/actbank/torganiz.htm

Tammy's Technology Tips for Teachers:
http://www.tammyworcester.com/

T.H.E. Journal Online: Technology Horizons in Education:
http://www.thejournal.com

WriteDesign Online Graphic Organizers:
http://www.writedesignonline.com/organizers/index.html

Government Resources

These links will point you toward helpful government organizations.

Federal Trade Commission: Privacy Initiatives:
http://www.ftc.gov/privacy/

U.S. Copyright Office:
http://www.copyright.gov

U.S. Department of Labor:
http://www.dol.gov

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office:
http://www.uspto.gov

USA.gov:
http://www.usa.gov/

Internet Advocacy Organizations

These sites offer resources about the promotion of Internet and World Wide Web standards and principles.

Business Software Alliance :
http://www.bsa.org

CompTIA: Computing Technology Industry Association:
http://www.comptia.org

Electronic Frontier Foundation:
http://www.eff.org

GNU Project and Free Software Foundation:
http://www.gnu.org

Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA):
http://www.iana.org

Internet Corporation For Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN):
http://www.icann.org

Internet Society:
http://www.isoc.org

InterNIC:
http://www.internic.com

Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA):
http://www.siia.net

SIIA Anti-Piracy:
http://www.spa.org/piracy/default.asp

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C):
http://www.w3.org

Microsoft.com Direct Links

These sites include online features and application-specific information regarding Microsoft Office.

Microsoft Office Online Formación (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/training

Microsoft Office Online Templates:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/templates

Microsoft Office Online Templates (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/templates/default.aspx

Microsoft Office Online Training:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training

Microsoft Office Online: Access 2007 Courses:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/CR101582831033.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: Cursos de Access 2007 (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/training/CR101582833082.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: Excel 2007 Courses:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/CR100479681033.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: Cursos de Excel 2007 (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/training/CR100479683082.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: PowerPoint 2007 Courses:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/CR100654571033.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: Cursos de PowerPoint 2007 (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/training/CR100654573082.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: Word 2007 Courses:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/CR100654561033.aspx

Microsoft Office Online: Cursos de Word 2007 (Spanish language):
http://office.microsoft.com/es-es/training/CR100654563082.aspx

Products and Services Vendors

These links provide information about different computer products and services manufacturers.

Adobe:
http://www.adobe.com

Cisco Systems:
http://www.cisco.com

Iomega:
http://www.iomega.com

Ipswitch:
http://www.ipswitch.com

McAfee:
http://www.mcafee.com

Microsoft Corporation:
http://www.microsoft.com

Sun Microsystems:
http://www.sun.com

Technology Information, Resources, and Reference Materials

These sites provide useful news and information about computer technology.

Computer History Museum :
http://www.computerhistory.org

Computerworld:
http://www.computerworld.com

Hardware Central:
http://www.hardwarecentral.com

Hobbes' Internet Timeline v.8.2:
http://www.zakon.org/robert/internet/timeline

IEEE: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers:
http://www.ieee.org

Internet Society - Histories of the Internet:
http://www.isoc.org/internet/history

internet.com:
http://www.internet.com

Sun Microsystems:
http://www.sun.com

TechEncyclopedia:
http://www.techweb.com/encyclopedia

techweb Network:
http://www.techweb.com

University of Minnesota : Media History Project:
http://www.mediahistory.umn.edu

Webopedia:
http://www.webopedia.com

Wikipedia:
http://www.wikipedia.org

Technology-Related News

These links offer up-to-date information about technology.

CNET.com:
http://www.cnet.com

internet.com:
http://www.internet.com

PC Magazine:
http://www.pcmag.com/

PC World:
http://www.pcworld.com

TechRepublic:
http://www.techrepublic.com

techweb Network:
http://www.techweb.com

Wired:
http://www.wired.com

ZDNet:
http://www.zdnet.com

Troubleshooting

These sites offer technical assistance for a variety of computer-related questions.

Computer Hope.com:
http://www.computerhope.com/basic.htm

Computer Technical Tutorials & More:
http://www.techtutorials.info/

Internet4Classrooms On-Line Technology Tutorials:
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/on-line2.htm

Microsoft Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com/

Microsoft TechNet:
http://technet.microsoft.com

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