NEDPC Learning Resources


Information about NEDP

Definition of NEDP
NEDP and the SCANS Report

Worksheets for NEDP


Web Resources for NEDP

General Information
Project Vote Smart -
Find info on voter registration plus find out who  your local elected officials are.

Metropolitan Museum of Art -
Site will give student experience with art prints

Newspaper Headlines -
Top Newspaper Headlines

Encyclopedia Brittanica-
Contains articles, pictures, references for research

Editorial Cartoon -
Site will give experience interpreting editorial cartoons.
Roll Call -
For elected officials and more.
Consumer Search -
For products' reviews
Mag Portal -
For newspaper and magazine articles

Khan Academy -
A library of over 3,000 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 315 practice exercises

Math Sites
World of Math Online -
A+ Math -
A web site was developed to help students improve their math skills interactively.
Math Goodies -
Free math help site featuring interactive lessons, puzzles and worksheets.
RHL School -
Reading, Math and Research Skills
Map Skills
Kid Info Map Skills -
Prof. David Levenson Map Scales -
Developing map skills
Reading / Language

Language Tools - or
Site contains links to dictionaries, thesaurus, etc.

Vocabulary University -
Allows students at high-elem., junior high and high school levels, teachers and life-long learners to acquire and retain vocabulary
Duncan Ken & Associates Ltd. -
20 Rules of Plain English
OWL English -
Offers online writing, research, and MLA and APA style help to the world.
TV411 -
A television series for adults who want to strengthen their literacy skills.
InfoPlease -
Paragraph Punch -
Takes users through the actual steps of writing a basic paragraph.
RHL School -
Reading, Math and Research Skills

42eXplore -
How to skim to locate information

Study Guides and Strategies -
Reading critically
Grammar Bytes- Glendale Community College -
Reading tips and practice quizzes

InfoPlease -
Transition words and phrases

Guide to Writing a Basic Essay -
How to write on a single subject
The Little, Brown Handbook -
Find material to enrich their learning experience, including video tutorials, exercises.
Unv. of Richmond Writing Center -
Transition Cues
Computer Use Tutorials

Using a Mouse and Basic Computer Navigation

Basic Computer Skills:

Basic Email Skills:

Basic Web Skills:

Microsoft Office Tutorials

Microsoft Word 2007:

Microsoft Excel 2007

Microsoft PowerPoint 2007

Microsoft Word 2010

Microsoft Excel 2010

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010