Resources and Links

Brainchild Online Assessment

"Assess by grade level and by subject with diagnostics tied to state tests."


A nationwide information network, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, designed to provide ready access to education literature. The ERIC database is the world's largest index to journal articles and documents in education, containing over 1,000,000 citations.

FCAT - 8th Grade Reading

"This program is designed to help teachers prepare students for the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test."

FCAT Explorer

A resource for parents, students, and teachers. The FCAT Explorer helps students learn about and practice the skills tested on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT).

FCAT Reading Vocabulary

"Mastering the first 1,200 words (up to Level 120) gives students the minimum vocabulary skills needed to comprehend test questions and answers in order to pass the FCAT Reading Test with a "LEVEL 2" score."

FCAT Sample Test Books
and Answer Keys

"The FCAT Sample Test Books and Answer Key Books are produced to prepare students to take the tests in mathematics and reading (grades 3-10) and in science (grades 5, 8, and 10)."


Online encyclopedia contains 45,000 articles concerning academic fields and curriculum topics.

Informed Families

"Informed Families/The Florida Family Partnership is a statewide organization with offices in Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Pensacola, Jacksonville and Daytona Beach"

Red Ribbon Certified Schools

Since 2005, over 30 schools nationwide have already received the honor or Red Ribbon certification.  The Red Ribbon Certified Schools (RRCS) program assesses and celebrates the successful efforts of schools in the prevention of substance abuse among youth

Learning Network

A Family Education site, where millions of parents find school solutions, homework help, parenting tips, and expert advice.

Math Problem-Solving Worksheets and
FCAT Practice Tasks

"The word problems in this section are integrated with Science and Social Studies where possible."

The online learning program for teachers, librarians, students and parents, featuring thousands of maps, classroom activities, educational quizzes and more!

Miami Dade County Public Schools

Official website for all Miami Dade County Public Schools. program is to provide educators an easy-to-use tool which gives them the ability to communicate school information on the World Wide Web for access by their community of parents and students.

State of Florida Educational Site

Official Website of Florida Legislature

National Educational Government Site

Official Websites for the Florida Department of Education, the Florida State Legislature, and US Department of Education.