Student/Parent Resources

On this page users will find resources for all areas to support their educational endeavors. 

Microsoft Student Select Program Available

Software Discount Through KDE?
Through KDE, students and faculty may purchase Microsoft Software products at discount pricing through the Microsoft Student Select program. The Kentucky Department of Education academic software purchase site provides deep discounts on popular software titles at great academic pricing of up to 90% off regular price.

Link to the FAQ page for Software Licensing: Click here (The “Loading Window” will not go away. Just close it.)

 

Link to the Student Select Purchasing site which contains product and pricing information: Click here

Links

Student Resources

Practice Test For National Assessments (Ex. ACT, ASVAB etc.)
 
Webquests.com
 
Discovery Education
 
Khan Academy

With a library of over 2,600 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 225 practice exerciseswe're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.

PhysicsQuest
 
Get Worksheets 
 
Educational CyberPlayground
 
Art and Music
 

Teacher Resources

Americas Library
 
Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids 
 
Biology Lessons in English and Spanish from the University of Arizona
 
Education World
 
FreeTranslation.com
 
Funbrain
 
Great Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century From 
 
Greenpeace
 
Handwritting Work Sheet Masker
 
Human Languages
 
Hyperhistory Online
 
Kentucky Department of Education
 
KET Encyclomedia
 
Khan Academy
 
Library of Congress
 
National Council for Social Studies
 
National Geographic
 
New York Times
 
PBS Reading Between the Lions
 
Peace Corps Kids World
 
Poesie francaise: Poetry selections for Competitions and classroom use.
 
Smithsonian Institution
 
Starfall 
 
Teaching with Historic Places
 
Text in Latin, French German and more.
 
The Internet Public Library
 
U.S. House of Representatives 
 
U.S. Senate 
 
United States of America Home Page 
 
White House 
 

Parental Resources

ACT Explore
The EXPLORE® program is designed to help eighth and ninth graders explore a broad range of options for their future. It prepares students not only for their high school coursework but for their post-high school choices as well.
ACT Plan
The PLAN® program helps 10th graders build a solid foundation for future academic and career success and provides information needed to address school districts' high-priority issues. It is a comprehensive guidance resource that helps students measure their current academic development, explore career/training options, and make plans for the remaining years of high school and post-graduation years.
Career Cruising
Help your child create an Individual Learning Plan
KET Encyclomedia
This easy to use site makes homework a breeze.