Parents and Teachers

American Memory
A digital repository by the Library of Congress that contains digitized historical documents, photographs, sound recordings, video, books, and other resources from the Library's holdings.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site
Includes reviews of great children's book, classroom activities, lesson plans, and professional topics.

Carolina Homeschooler
Provides support for South Carolina's Third Option homeschoolers, with resources and ideas to enrich your family's learning experiences.

Child Safety on the Information Highway
What you need to know to protect your kids when they go online.

Children's Literature Web Guide
Internet resources relating to books for children and adults.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
A project by the Library of Congress to provide access to almost 4 million pages of historic newspapers published between 1836 and 1922 from across the country. The website features 20 newspapers from South Carolina, including the Columbia.

Documenting the American South
A digital publishing initiative that provides access to digitized primary materials such as books, manuscripts, images, and audio files that offer Southern perspectives on American history and culture.

Education Week on the Web
Weekly news on American education issues.

Education World
Here you will find the best education links and original content the Net has to offer.

Great Websites for Parents, Caregivers, Teachers & Others
ALSCís online resource containing links to exceptional websites for teachers, parents, and caregivers.

Home School Legal Defense Association
Nonprofit national membership organization of families who homeschool their children, with state-by-state information on homeschooling.
South Carolina and ETV's Internet resources for teachers and students.

ParentSMART - Rock Hill School District Three website for parents, including workshops, courses, and resources to help children succeed.

PBS Teachers - PBS Teachers is PBS' web for high-quality preK-12 educational lesson plans, teaching activities, on-demand video assets, and interactive games and simulation
Award-winning portal for school-based professionals including teachers, administrators, librarians, families, and kids.

SCIWAY-South Carolinaís Information Highway
A privately-managed comprehensive directory of South Carolina information.

South Carolina Day by Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar
Features a full yearís worth of activities to build early literacy skills and help young children prepare for school, and provides free access to the Tumblebooks Library of animated, talking picture books.

South Carolina Digital Library
The largest comprehensive online repository for digital images, books, maps, pamphlets, and audios of historical significance to South Carolina.

Information about South Carolina, including culture, history, and geography, by grade level.

Teaching American History in South Carolina
Features primary sources of historic interest with correlating South Carolina social studies standards and lesson plans.
Contains lesson plans, websites, and many other teacher resources.