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Teacher Education

A brief guide to help you get started. It includes links to main education databases and other useful sources. Visit for a more comprehensive list of resources arranged by academic disciplines for students and faculty.


Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development (ASCD)

ASCD offers broad, multiple perspectives—across all education professions—in reporting key policies and practices.

California Association for Bilingual Education (CABE)

CABE is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1976 to promote bilingual education and quality educational experiences for all students in California.

California Association for the Education of Young Children

The California Association for the Education of Young Children has existed for more than 50 years and offers a number of valuable services and excellent opportunities for early childhood educators to 

Child Care and Early Education Research Connections

Child Care and Early Education Research Connections promotes high quality research in child care and early education and the use of that research in policy making, offering research and data resources for researchers, policy makers, practitioners, and others.

National Council for the Social Studies

Founded in 1921, National Council for the Social Studies has grown to be the largest association in the country devoted solely to social studies education.

National Council of Teachers of English

Since 1911, NCTE has worked to advance teaching, research, and student achievement in English language arts at all scholastic levels.

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Founded in 1920, NCTM is a public voice of mathematics education, providing vision, leadership, and professional development to support teachers in ensuring mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students.

National Science Teachers Association

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science education.

 Rand Education

The Rand Corporation produces an education bulletin that includes research on topics such as K-12 assessment and accountability, school reform, teachers and teaching, higher education, military education and training, worker training, and substance-abuse prevention in schools.

Early Head Start National Resource Center

This agency creates, collects, and disseminates information relevant to comprehensive early childhood programs.