Make Science U Your Alma Mater

November 28, 2007

Forget about struggling over getting that Ph.D. or Master’s degree– now you can get all the science knowledge you need from Science U online. The site is actually designed to help younger students understand the many aspects of science through … Continued

Don't Waste Time Studying, Learn it the First Time Around

November 19, 2007

Lifehack comes to the rescue once again by providing this useful and succinct article that suggests that studying less and learning something right the first time around is more beneficial than repeating and reviewing information over and over again. In … Continued

Keeping it Real: The Free Information Society

November 8, 2007

The Free Information Society is a nice little site chock full of, you guessed it, free information. There are tons of miniature biographies, loads of sound clips, and pictures galore for just about any subject you can think of. Categories … Continued

Storytime: Free Classical Audiobooks

November 6, 2007

Unfortunately, we won’t ever hear Mark Twain reading one of his classic tales from a dais in a hip bookstore somewhere, but this site might have the next best thing. Free Classical Audiobooks has an impressive list of professionally read … Continued

Monday by the Numbers

November 5, 2007

The Hundred Greatest Theorems– There’s a top 100 of just about everything nowadays. Now, it’s time you geometers and algebrainiacs had your turn. According to the site, the ranking is based on “the place the theorem holds in the literature, … Continued

Monday by the Numbers

October 29, 2007

25+ Places to Find Creative Commons Content – Mashable has compiled a list of the 25 best spots to find Creative Commons content for audio, video, text and photos. Some of the locations are places you might already know, like … Continued

Review Like a Pro with Quizlet

October 12, 2007

Get your students to ace their vocab tests with Quizlet. Quizlet is a free, customizable review site that combines flash cards, quizzes, and even a game or two. The first thing you do in Quizlet is create a “set, a … Continued

The Real Thing: Authentic Assessment Toolbox

October 10, 2007

“Like I’m ever gonna need to do this in the real world!” Boy, you’d love to show that kid in third period physics a thing or two.Time to reach for the Authentic Assessment Toolbox, a free online guide to “creating … Continued

Q'est Que C'est LiveMocha

September 28, 2007

Ever wanted to learn the language of love? How about getting ready for that “business” trip to Thailand? LiveMocha might be the perfect way to learn a new language. It has plenty of different languages to choose from, and allows … Continued