WEBLINKS

The following is a list of web sites that may be of interest to business educators. Clicking any of these links will open a new browser window.

Professional Organizations

Delta Pi Epsilon

Delta Pi Epsilon is a national graduate honorary society for
professionals who support and promote scholarship, leadership, and
cooperation toward the advancement of education for and about business.
Delta Pi Epsilon was established in 1936 at New York University and
presently is made up of members affiliated with over 60 university and
state-based chapters. Members advance quality education and refine
pedagogy through research and instructional development activities.

http://www.dpe.org

National Business Education Association

The National Business Education Association (NBEA) is the nation's largest professional organization devoted exclusively to serving individuals and groups engaged in instruction, administration, research, and dissemination of information for and about business. NBEA is the leading association devoted to the recognition that business education competencies are essential for all individuals in today's fast-changing society.

http://www.nbea.org

International Association of Administrative Professionals

The International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) is the world’s largest association for administrative support staff, with nearly 700 chapters and 40,000 members and affiliates worldwide. For over 50 years, we have provided up-to-date research on office trends, cutting-edge publications, outstanding seminars and conferences, and top-notch resources to help administrative professionals enhance their skills and become more effective contributors to their employers.

http://www.iaap-hq.org

Association for Career and Technical Education

The Association for Career and Technical Education is the largest national education association dedicated to the advancement of education that

prepares youth and adults for careers. Its mission is to provide educational leadership in developing a competitive workforce.

http://www.avaonline.org/

Ohio Council on Economic Education

The mission of the Ohio Council on Economic Education (OCEE) and its affiliated centers is to promote and increase economic understanding among the citizens of Ohio, primarily by assisting schools and teachers to develop the ability of students to make reasoned economic choices and understand the world around them.

http://www.ocee.org/

Marketing Education Association

The national Marketing Education Association is an organization of educators and business people committed to the career development of youth and adults in the areas of marketing, management, and entrepreneurship.

http://www.nationalMEA.org

Youth and Education Organizations

Business Professionals of America

Business Professionals of America is a national student organization for students enrolled in business, office, and technology education programs at the middle school, secondary school, and post-secondary school levels.

http://www.bpa.org/

Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, Inc.

Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) is a nonprofit educational association of students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The association has four divisions:

  • FBLA for high school students

  • FBLA-Middle Level for junior high and intermediate students

  • PBL for postsecondary students

  • Professional Division for businesspeople, educators, parents, and anyone who supports the goals of the association

http://www.fbla-pbl.org/

Government Organizations

Dept. of Commerce

http://www.stat-usa.gov/

FedNet - Foundation for Enterprise Development

The Foundation for Enterprise Development is a non-profit organization which provides leading-edge equity compensation and employee ownership strategies to thousands of entrepreneurs and key executives worldwide who are making critical decisions to improve their companies' bottom lines.

http://www.fed.org/

Internal Revenue Service

http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/plain/

Library of Congress

http://lcweb.loc.gov/

Library of Congress Gopher

gopher://marvel.loc.gov

Securities Exchange Commission

http://www.sec.gov/

State Department DOSFAN

Department of State Foreign Affairs Network

http://www.state.gov/index.html

The White House

http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/Welcome.html

THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet

http://thomas.loc.gov/

U.S. House of Representatives - Home Page

http://www.house.gov/

WWW Virtual Law Library - State Government Links

http://www.law.indiana.edu/cgi-bin/beta_vlib/vlib.cgi?
a=browse&c=types&v=State%20Government

Department of Education Web Sites, by State

Alabama

http://www.alsde.edu/

Alaska

http://www.educ.state.ak.us/

Arizona

http://www.ade.state.az.us/default.asp

Arkansas

http://arkedu.state.ar.us/

California

http://www.cde.ca.gov/

Colorado

http://www.cde.state.co.us/

Connecticut

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/

Delaware

http://www.doe.state.de.us/

District of Columbia Board of Education

http://www.k12.dc.us/DCPS/home.html

Florida

http://www.firn.edu/doe/

Georgia

http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/

Hawaii

http://www.k12.hi.us/

Idaho

http://www.sde.state.id.us/Dept/

Illinois

http://www.isbe.state.il.us/

Indiana

http://ideanet.doe.state.in.us/

Iowa

http://www.state.ia.us/educate/

Kansas

http://www.ksbe.state.ks.us/

Kentucky

http://www.kde.state.ky.us/

Louisiana

http://www.doe.state.la.us/DOE/asps/home.asp

Maine

http://janus.state.me.us/education/homepage.htm

Maryland

http://www.msde.state.md.us/

Massachusetts

http://www.doe.mass.edu/

Michigan

http://www.mde.state.mi.us/

Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning

http://www.educ.state.mn.us/

Mississippi

http://mdek12.state.ms.us/

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

http://services.dese.state.mo.us/text.html

Montana Office of Public Instruction

http://www.metnet.state.mt.us/main.html

Nebraska

http://nde4.nde.state.ne.us/

Nevada

http://www.nsn.k12.nv.us/nvdoe/

New Hampshire

http://www.state.nh.us/doe/

New Jersey

http://www.state.nj.us/education/

New Mexico

http://www.sde.state.nm.us/

New York

http://www.nysed.gov/

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

http://www.dpi.state.nc.us/

North Dakota Department of Public Instruction

http://www.dpi.state.nd.us/dpi/index.htm

Ohio

http://www.ode.state.oh.us/

Oklahoma

http://www.sde.state.ok.us/

Oregon

http://www.ode.state.or.us//

Pennsylvania

http://www.pde.psu.edu/

Rhode Island

http://instruct.ride.ri.net/RIDE_home_page.html

South Carolina

http://www.state.sc.us/sde/index.htm

South Dakota

http://www.state.sd.us/deca/

Tennessee

http://www.state.tn.us/education/

Texas Education Agency

http://www.tea.state.tx.us/

Utah Office of Education

http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/

Vermont

http://www.state.vt.us/educ/

Virginia

http://www.pen.k12.va.us/

Washington Education Association

http://www.wa.nea.org/

West Virginia

http://wvde.state.wv.us/

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

http://www.dpi.state.wi.us/

Wyoming

http://www.k12.wy.us/wdehome.html

Other Education-Related Sites, by State

Arkansas Public School Computer Network

http://www.k12.ar.us/

California Department of Education Gopher

gopher://goldmine.cde.ca.gov:70/1

California School-to-Career Task Force

http://wwwstc.cahwnet.gov/

The Delaware Education Network

http://www.dpi.state.de.us/dpi/index.html

Florida Information Resource Network (FIRN)

http://www.firn.edu/

Florida School-to-Work/Tech Prep Clearinghouse

http://www.fsu.edu/~flstwtp/fl-stwtp.html

Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education

http://www.dtae.tec.ga.us/

Hawaii Education and Research Network

http://www.hern.hawaii.edu/hern/

Indiana Department of Education Gopher

gopher://ideanet.doe.state.in.us:70/1

Iowa Education

http://www.state.ia.us/educate/index.html

Iowa Database

http://www.iptv.org/iowa_database/default.html

Maryland Department of Education Gopher

gopher://sailor.lib.md.us:70/11/GovInfo/.md/.school

Michigan Department of Education Gopher

gopher://mdenet.mde.state.mi.us/

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Gopher Page

gopher://services.dese.state.mo.us:70/1

Nebraska Department of Education Gopher

gopher://nde4.nde.state.ne.us

New York State Education Department Gopher Page

gopher://vm1.nysed.gov/

New York Workforce Preparation and Continuing Education

http://www.nysed.gov/workforce/work.html

Ohio Department of Education Gopher Page

gopher://odevs1.ode.ohio.gov/

Ohio Educational Computer Network Gopher Page

gopher://nwoca7.nwoca.ohio.gov/

Oklahoma Department of Vocational -Technical Education

http://www.okstate.edu/stillwater/vo-tech.html

Oregon Department of Education Gopher Page

gopher://gopher.state.or.us:70/11/.d26.dir

Rhode Island Department of Education Gopher Page

gopher://gopher.ri.net/

South Dakota Department of Education and Cultural Affairs

http://www.state.sd.us/state/executive/deca/deca.html

Texas Education Network (TENET)

http://www.tenet.edu/

Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

http://www.ospi.wednet.edu/

Resources for Teachers

Chronicle of Higher Ed provides an overview and highlights of each issue.

http://www.chronicle.merit.edu

Education Statistics

gopher://gopher.ed.gov:3001/7?education statistics

Educational Technology

http://tecfa.unige.ch/info-edu-comp.html

Engines for Education (Educational Reform)

http://www.ils.nwu.edu/~e_for_e/

ERIC/RC

http://www.indiana.edu/~eric_rec/index.html

FamilyEducation.com is a K-12 community on the Web. FamilyEducation connects parents, teachers, schools and community groups who are dedicated to helping children succeed in school and life.

http://familyeducation.com/home/

The Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM) is designed for teachers to type a topic, grade level, and other information into a search screen that then retrieves--from more than 140 web sites--lessons, instructional units, and other free educational materials on that topic, for that grade level.

http://www.thegateway.org

Gleason Sackmann's directory of K12 sites

http://toons.cc.ndsu.nodak.edu/~sackmann/k12.html

Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth.

http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/

List of Community Colleges across the U.S.

http://www.utexas.edu/world/comcol/state/

National Center for Research in Vocational Education (NCRVE)

http://vocserve.berkeley.edu

Peterson's Education Center

http://www.petersons.com/

Satellite Educational Resource Consortium (SERC)

http://www.scsn.net/~serc/

School-To-Work Table of Contents

http://www.nhmccd.cc.tx.us:80/groups/stw/

TeacherVision.com's mission is to build an online community of teachers by providing information and resources as well as tools for building classroom web pages. This service was designed by teachers, for teachers. TeacherVision.com is a service from FamilyEducation.com.

http://teachervision.com

Teaching and Research Unit - University of Geneva

http://tecfa.unige.ch/

U.S. Department of Education

http://www.ed.gov

U.S. Department of Education Gopher for Reports

gopher://gopher.ed.gov/

Virtual OnLine University

http://core.symnet.net/~VOU/

Vocational Education Resources

http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~sorg/vocation.html

Web as a Learning Tool is a guide to using the web as a multidisciplinary tool to further the global education of students.

http://www.cs.uidaho.edu/~connie/interests.html

World Lecture Hall

http://www.utexas.edu/world/lecture/

WWWEDU Home Page

http://k12.cnidr.org:90/wwwedu.html


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