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Educational Organizations

AIMS Education Foundation

Supports hands-on and standards based education activities with professional development workshops and resources.

American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education, Inc. (AAHHE)

Organization working to increase the pipeline of Hispanic faculty in higher education, address academic issues related to Hispanics, and acknowledge the achievements and accomplishments of Hispanics in education.

American Educational Studies Association (AESA)

International learned society for students, researchers, teachers, and academic administrators concerned with the foundations of education.

American School Counselor Association

Represents and advocates for the school counseling profession.

Association for Community Colleges

Information about the activities, services, and membership of this European non-government and non-profit education organization.

Association for Middle Level Education

National education association devoted to the educational and developmental needs of young adolescents. Membership includes teachers, principals, professors, central office personnel, college students, parents, educational consultants, and community leaders.

Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities

Overview of the association's programs, workshops, conferences, and membership. With performance reports and journals.

The Boyer Center

Organization created to facilitate school and community renewal through research on critical education issues.

BuildOn

Foundation-movement that aims to break the cycle of poverty that comes from a lack of education. It seeks to empower youth to build schools across the world. http://www.facebook.com/buildOn BuildOnEmpowers

Campus Compact

National association of colleges and university presidents aiming to foster community service, civic engagement, and service-learning in higher education.

Canadian History of Education Association (CHEA)

Organization affiliated with the Canadian Association for Foundations of Education. Seeks to promote the study of the educational past. Site presents updates organization updates and information on activities and conferences.

Carson Scholars Fund

Non-profit created by Dr. Ben Carson to promote a love of reading and encourage academic excellence. http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Carson-Scholars-Fund/84110680910?ref=ts carsonscholars

Center for Law and Education

Overview of the Center with information about the current federal legislation and national issues facing the American education system.

Coalition for Community Schools (CCS)

Organization composed of national, state, and local groups involved in K-16 education, youth development, community planning and development, family support, and human services.

Coalition of Essential Schools

Working to create an educational system that promotes personalization, equity, and academic challenge for all students. http://www.facebook.com/CESNational cesnational

Conference Alerts

Database for worldwide academic conferences from various categories, sorted by topic or country.

Council for Advancement and Support of Education

Site of an international association of education professionals contains resources for academic advancement.

Destination Imagination

Offers creative educational programs for young students.

Education Bug

General education resource offering a collection of articles sorted by student age, article type, and target reader.

Education Northwest

Works with schools, districts, and communities to address problems that deal with learning and to create learning environments that support success among youth and adult learners. http://www.facebook.com/educationnorthwest educationnw

International Academic Forum (IAFOR)

Confederation of leaders and influential minds who seek to address the perceived gaps in communication and exchange activities in the academic world.

Milton Hersey Legacy

School created by Milton Hersey and his wife to benefit children from families with low incomes and limited resources.

The National Beta Club

Group dedicated to the development of the leadership skills, character, and technological advantages of students in grades 5 to 12.

National Center for Academic Transformation

Presents an independent non-profit organization that focuses on the effective use of information technology for improving learning outcomes among students.

National Resource Center for Paraeducators (NRCP)

Aims to address policy questions and other needs in the field of education through a national conference, online community and paraprofessional information, keynote addresses, training materials, seminars for administrators, and technical assistance.

NEA Today

Education news and articles from the National Education Association. http://www.facebook.com/neatoday

Public Knowledge Project

Nonprofit research initiative focusing on the importance of the open access public availability of academic research. Aims to develop innovative online environments for disseminating scholarly research information.

Southwest Educational Research Association

Regional educational research association dedicated to furthering the advancement of research in education.

U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee

Standing committee of the United States House of Representatives with jurisdiction over education and workforce matters.

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