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Advisor/Teacher Resources

Activities

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive - Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s BioInteractive has teacher guides, activities, videos and podcasts on several topics

http://webadventures.rice.edu/ - Games in Forensics, CSI; teacher and student sections

http://www.cyberbee.com/whodunnit/crime.html  -Crime scene investigation

http://futuredocs.info/student/modules/userpage/index.php?page_id=17 - Forensics games

http://phet.colorado.edu - interactive online simulations in science and teacher activity ideas


Career and Technical Education (CTE) / FACTE / HOEAF

http://www.flhosa.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/HOEAF-Application.pdf - FACTE/HOEAF Membership Form

http://www.cteonline.org - CTE Online with lessons on various CTE areas developed by California

http://www.okcareertech.org/about/state-agency/divisions/testing/skills-standards/health-skills-standards – health Skills Standards from the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education

https://www.acteonline.org/erc/#.Upz1-cSsjPo - Association for Career and Technical Education’s website

 

Careers

http://www.okhealthcareers.com/ - Oklahoma Health Care Workforce Center, resources for students, educators, how to prepare for a career

http://www.hwic.org/ - Health Workforce Information Center with info on specific careers, scholarships, etc.

 

Funding

http://www.nsta.org/publications/calendar/ - can search for grants/fellowships but also workshops, seminars, etc.

http://www.digitalwish.com - search for grants, also has lesson plans by subject for K-12

http://www.getedfunding.com - can search for grants by subject, grade, etc.

http://grantwrangler.com/ - search for grants for K-12

http://foundationcenter.org/ – free online directory of foundations nationwide; can search by zip code

http://www.guidestar.org/ - search for non-profits nationwide; can search by state, keyword

 

Lesson plans

http://publications.nigms.nih.gov/order/pubs_gateway.html - National Institute of General Medical Sciences site offers a ton of Resources for students and teachers under Science Education

http://www.tes.co.uk/ - TES is a United Kingdom site with many resources for teachers on a variety of subjects, including science; lesson plans, classroom activities; http://www.sharemylesson.com is the TES for the United States with lesson plans, quizzes, PowerPoint Presentations, etc.

http://teach.genetics.utah.edu/ - Teach.Genetics – Genetic Science Learning Center

http://www.cpalms.org/homepage/index.aspx - Through FLDOE: Share and obtain lesson plans, Florida standards information, etc.

http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/outreach/k12.html  - National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Specialized Information Services’: K-12 Science and Health Education- lesson plans, etc.

http://betterlesson.com/ - Browse lesson plans; also plan, organize & share your lessons

http://science.education.nih.gov/ and http://science.education.nih.gov/supplements - National Institutes of Health’s Teaching Supplements

http://science.education.nih.gov/customers.nsf/MSInquiry.htm – Supplement for Middle School

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/visibleproofs/ - National Library of Medicine lesson plans introducing Forensics, Anthropology, etc.; can search www.nlm.nih.gov for other lessons- “Changing Face of Medicine”, etc.

http://thinkfinity.org – For lessons on various subjects and for Science lessons, including health

http://sciencenetlinks.com/ - American Association for the Advancement of Science links

http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/text_version/teachers5.php - Teacher resources related to environmental health, disease

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/teachers

http://www.teachersdomain.org/ - Videos and lessons for all grades

http://www.healthscienceteacher.com/ - Lessons, activities, crossword puzzles

http://www.learner.org/resources/series142.html?pop=yes&pid=1573# - The Annenberg Foundation has many resources like “The Brain: Teaching Modules”, also resources for students

www.pbslearningmedia.org - Teachers can create a free account to access lesson plans & videos on various subjects & grades

http://free-ed.net/free-ed/Navigation/Level01/Level02/02_MedHealth/Level03/03_CoreAnatPhys.asp?iNum=1 - Human Anatomy & Physiology with Medical Terminology; Free-ed has various courses in allied health

http://www.fcadv.org/educators - Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence: curricula and resources on teen & domestic violence; contacts of local agencies by county providing services and speakers

http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/scied/integrated/index.cfm#a8898 - Integrated Curriculum from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, lesson plans, etc.    

http://www.readworks.org - Articles for K-8 students that are Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards aligned

http://www.curriki.org/welcome/resources-curricula/ - Open educational resources for teachers for various subjects and grades

http://www.schools.utah.gov/cte/cteintro_healthcare.html - Lessons and other resources for CTE teachers

http://www.pged.org/lesson-plans/ - Personal Genetics Education Project lesson plans and other resources

http://smithsonianeducation.org/educators/index.html - Smithsonian Institution resources; http://smithsonianquests.org/

http://wws.peacecorps.gov/wws/educators/lessonplans/lesson.cfm?lpid=3464 - Peace Corps lesson plans site also offers an opportunity to invite a Peace Corps volunteer who has returned as a guest speaker

http://www.dnai.org/index.htm - DNA Interactive, download 15 lesson plans through the Teacher Guide

http://www.haspi.org/curriculum.html – Health and Science Pipeline Initiative (HASPI), a State of California Initiative with curricula for Middle and High School, such as Medical biology, Medical chemistry, etc.

http://www.toshiba.com/taf/common/docs/Cells_Genetics_and_Biotechnology-TAF-NSF.pdf - A lesson on cells & biotech developed by Oregon State University with support from Toshiba America Foundation

http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/ - National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science: teacher resources

http://www.okcareertech.org/educators/cimc/new-products/clusters/health-cluster/health-science-cluster – free lesson samples: Health Science cluster of the Oklahoma Department of Career & Technology Education

http://mindandhand.mit.edu/educators/curriculum-packages.shtml - MIT’s Mind and Hand Alliance; using of Legos to teach science

CORD Communications: http://www.cordcommunications.com/Store/Contextual_Science/ABC_Technologies.asp - sample lessons in Genetics and Biotechnology, Medical Science, etc.

Health Science Integrated Projects through STEM transitions: http://www.stemtransitions.org/index.php - access to resources in Health Science, STEM, etc. and integrated classroom projects

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine’s 9th Grade Curriculum: http://www.vet.purdue.edu/engagement/sepa/grade9pilot2012.php

http://www.nsf.gov/news/classroom/index.jsp - NSF Classroom Resources

http://brainu.org/ - BrainU is a neuroscience program for K-12 teachers

http://lessonplanspage.com - Search for lesson plans: different grades and subjects

https://backyardbrains.com/experiments/ - various experiments and lesson plans in neuroscience

http://www.bioedonline.org - Baylor College of Medicine’s science teaching resources with lessons, videos, free courses for educators

http://www.biochem4schools.org/ – website supported by the Biochemical Society found at http://www.biochemistry.org/Education.aspx and located in the U.K.; both sites have many lessons for various grades

http://www.abbottdiagnostics.com/Science/Educational_Materials.cfm - downloadable Learning Guides on several topics: Hematology, Kidney, Protein, etc.

http://www.centreofthecell.org/lessonplans/index.php - UK’s Centre of the Cell with many resources

 

Online Courses

https://www.vcn.org/healthcare/online-courses/take-online - VCN Online Courses; offers high school and college level non-credit online courses; offers specialized courses such as Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, etc. –also links to great sites with high school coursework

Institute of Healthcare Improvement Open School: http://www.ihi.org/offerings/IHIOpenSchool/Pages/default.aspx - case studies, audio & video files, leadership profiles; free courses for students; free sample lessons on leadership in healthcare, patient safety, etc.

http://free-ed.net/free-ed/Navigation/Level01/Level02/02_MedHealth/Level03/03_CoreAnatPhys.asp?iNum=1 - Human Anatomy & Physiology with Medical Terminology; Free-ed has various courses in allied health

http://education-portal.com/academy/course/index.html - Free online courses for subjects – anatomy, math, business and can earn college credit

http://www.montereyinstitute.org/nroc/nrocdemos.html - National Repository of Online Courses offers AP and high school courses and college level courses

http://www.openculture.com/ - A great resource for teachers and students alike with free online university courses on many subjects; e-books; textbooks; audio books; science videos, movies (silent, documentaries, etc.) and others.

http://www.hippocampus.org - Online courses in math, science, social sciences, etc.

https://www.coursera.org/ - Free college level courses online

 

Professional Development

http://www.360-edu.com/ - resources regarding various online credits and education programs

 

Research

http://guides.uflib.ufl.edu/ - UF Health Science Libraries Guides on various topics with many resources; http://guides.uflib.ufl.edu/consumerhealth – Consumer Health

 

Resources

http://www.schrockguide.net/ - Katy Schrock’s Guide to Everything; she’s an educational technologist who has various resources like apps, etc.

http://www.healthscienceconsortium.org/ - National Consortium of Health Science Education

http://www.altec.org/index.php?screen=resourceTeacherTools - Advanced Learning Technologies in Education Consortia is a project at the University of Kansas and offers various teacher tools

http://www.4teachers.org/tools/ - Websites with various tools for classroom

http://www.nsta.org/publications/freebies.aspx - National Science Teachers Association free resources, also has other free resources: http://www.nsta.org/store/search.aspx?action=browse&price=Free&product=0&subject=0&topic=0&gradelevel=0&qolid=&state=&subid=&gl=&docyear=

http://eq.uen.org/emedia/access/home.do - e-Media from the Utah Education Network can search various media on various subjects and for different grades

http://www.instructure.com/features-k-12 - Canvas is a free tool for teachers to connect with students and parents, manage courses, track student progress, students have access to materials on various devices, integrate the use of videos, blogs, etc.

http://www.accessexcellence.org/HHQ/ - Access Excellence has many resources

http://www.carolina.com/resources/home.jsp – Teacher resources

http://www.ipl.org/ - Internet Public Library

http://www.hwic.org/ - Health Workforce Information Center with info on specific careers, scholarships, etc.

http://www.asm.org/index.php/k-12-teachers - American Society for Microbiology teaching resources

http://www.labsciencecareers.com/teacher-links-pages-45.php - info on various career tracks in lab science; links with teacher resources and links for students; uzzles

BioscienceEdNet: http://www.biosciednet.org/portal/ - digital library portal for learning in the biological sciences with many resources by topic, grade, etc.

http://www.graphite.org - rates educational apps, websites and digital curricula; rating is for learning value and also teachers can rate

https://edshelf.com/ - directory of educational tools – games, apps, worksheets, etc. reviewed by parents and teachers, many are free

http://www.ncsu.edu/servit/bodzin/ - Science Educator’s resources and other websites

http://www.ciese.org/pathways/rwlo/search.php - Real World Learning Objects (RWLO) Resource Library

http://www.scientificamerican.com/education/resources.cfm - Scientific American list of great resources

The American Society For Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education Resources: http://www.asbmb.org/CareersAndEducation.aspx?id=332

          K-12 resources; http://www.asbmb.org/CareersAndEducation.aspx?id=414 - more online resources

http://www.101science.com - listing of thousands of links on various subjects

http://serc.carleton.edu/index.html - Science Education Research Center at Carleton College – K-12 activities and resources, etc.

 

STEM and Biotechnology

http://www.spark101.org - Interactive videos; educators are provided with guides

http://www.ncsmt.org/res.links.html- North Carolina STEM Center links in science

http://www.bio-link.org/home/ - Bio-Link enhances biotechnology education and offers resources for students, industry partners, learn about biotech degrees & certificates and through it

https://scout.wisc.edu/biolink/index.php?P=BrowseResources - Biotech clearinghouse and resources

http://www.ncbiotech.org/training - North Carolina Biotechnology Center with many resources, including:

http://www.ncbiotech.org/sites/default/files/CareerPathways].pdf - Biotech Career Pathways guide for parents, students & educators

http://www.bioflorida.com/ – is the life science industry association

http://floridabiotechtraining.org/ - Florida BioScience and Education Training Resources for students, etc.

http://floridabiotechtraining.org - find biotech educational programs starting in high school, educator resources

http://www.nationalstemcentre.org.uk – UK’s national STEM Centre with resources and curriculum

http://www.stemflorida.net - has some educator, student and employer resources

 

Technology

http://www.techlearning.com/index - Tech Learning: many resources and ideas supporting the use of technology

http://www.atomiclearning.com/ - Atomic Learning provides technology training for teachers and schools

http://etc.usf.edu/ - Educational Technology Clearinghouse through the Center for Instructional Technology at College of Education, Univ. of South Florida. Offers free clip art, royalty-free photos, presentation backgrounds and buttons, lesson plans. The site offers many other resources.

       From above site teachers can to http://etc.usf.edu/techease/ - Tech-Ease (for all your classroom needs). The website is by the Florida Center for Instructional Technology at College of Education, Univ. of South Florida - http://fcit.usf.edu/

http://etc.usf.edu/techease/win/classroom-practice/ - Technology in the classroom (Classroom Management Q&A)

http://www.cf.edu/departments/instruction/workforce/perkins/ - Professional Development for CTE teachers

National Teacher Training Institute: http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/ntti/resources/lessons/science.html - lessons and other resources; http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/ntti/resources/workshops/digital_file/practice.html – Digital File Management in the Classroom

https://www.remind101.com/ - Teachers can send messages for free to parents and students

http://exitticket.org - used by teachers to obtain responses from students and monitor progress

https://www.blendspace.com/ assess students, monitor progress, etc.

 

Video and Audio

https://www.workforce3one.org/view/1001126246478856468/info - Allied Health Occupations for Young Adults podcast

http://www.elu.sgul.ac.uk/cso/ - Clinical Skills Videos online

http://deptets.fvtc.edu/nursing/  – Nursing Assistant video Lessons (by the Wisconsin Technical College System)

http://ed.ted.com/ - TED Ed video lessons on various subjects

 

Vocabulary

http://www.tingoed.com/ - Videos teaching vocabulary and word use