Sweetsearch searches only the 35,000 Web sites that its staff of research experts and librarians and teachers have evaluated and approved. It constantly evaluate the search results and "fine-tune" them, by increasing the ranking of Web sites from organizations such as the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian, PBS and university Web sites.
GradeGuru is a free knowledge sharing network where college students can share their study materials, engage in collaborative learning and get peer-feedback while building their online academic profiles for internships and career opportunities. GradeGuru’s university and class specific communities provide a relevant and intuitive social learning environment for thousands of students from over 300 universities.
Knotebooks is a unique approach to the open educational resource (OER) movement, providing users with the tools to create, collaborate on and share customized, self-guided physics lessons. Whether you are a student, teacher, professional or self-learner, you'll really enjoy being a part of this burgeoning educational community.
LearnBoost’s product allows teachers to manage their classroom by offering an amazing gradebook and software for managing and creating lesson plans, tracking attendance, maintaining schedules, integrating calendars including Google calendars, seamless tagging of Common Core State Standards, and so much more.
Twiducate is a free resource for educators. The goal is to create a medium for teachers and students to continue their learning outside the classroom. The service attempt to fill a need for a more educationally focused, safe venue for teachers, schools, and home learners in a social networking environment.
TheHotlist was launched to improve the way friends socially coordinate. The site's main feature set is designed to keep friends in the loop, find what's popular and view the social scene at any venue. The site provides detailed analytics (guy-to-girl ratio, age groups, university affiliations) and photos of the crowd expected to attend any venue. The site is community driven, and caters exclusively to college students and alumni.
TrackClass helps you get your school work organized. From reminders to notes to assignments and grades, you'll be on top of your studies. Assignments and Exams keep you focuses on important tasks, while the calendar keeps it all in perspective. Take class notes to a new level, With fully revisioned note taking capabilities, you'll never lose a thing. Custom reminders keep you in check and let you know about that midterm you have in 15 minutes.
Koofers provides an interactive community that serves the academic needs of college students through information sharing. Students benefit from collaboration with their peers and the experiences of former students. Many helpful services span the entire academic calendar from course selection through final exams, and include collaborative note taking, course &amp; instructor ratings/grade distributions, and an online library for sharing past exams &amp; study materials.
Unigo is a new platform for college students to share reviews, photos, videos, documents, and more with students on their campus and across the country. ItΓÇÖs also a good place for high school students to find out what life is really like at AmericaΓÇÖs colleges, and to make friends to help them find the school thatΓÇÖs right for them.
Backboard is a simple utility designed to help you get feedback on whatever you are working on:- Managers might use Backboard to gather input on product plans.- Marketing teams can collaborate and gather feedback on graphic designs.- Web designers can get client feedback on their latest concepts.- Students might discuss and evaluate ideas for class projects.
TakeLessons is America's premier network of certified, professional instructors for leisure activities such as music lessons, dance classes, vocal coaching, painting, languages, personal training, and yoga. If you're interested in having fun and learning something new, then this is the place for you. All types of students are welcome: everyone from the hobbyist to the professional, beginner to advanced.
GlobalScholar offers a unique online tutoring platform, where parents and students can safely connect with trusted educators who provide one-on-one tutoring, homework help or self-paced learning. The GlobalScholar platform also can be used by schools and school districts to enable teachers and administrators to more efficiently and effectively create, manage and align content, assessments, curriculum, standards and supplemental learning to drive educational performance.
NoteSake allows you to completely do away with tattered three-ring binders and coffee-stained loose leaf. These obsolete resources only seem to take you one more step away from total productivity. With NoteSake, you can take your notes during class, share them with a friend, or groups can work together on the same note, all through your laptop.
Book a Lesson allows you to enhance your lesson experience by giving instant access to your favorite instructors and their schedules. No waiting for voice-mail, callbacks, dropped cell phone calls and other annoyances of the old ways. Book A Lesson is like having your instructors schedule in your hands at all times.
BuddySchool is an opened education platform. The main assignment of the platform is to establish and to maintain contact between a tutor and a student. The service gives the teachers both opportunity to represent their offer and number of functions supporting the education process and settlement. The platform offers also other helping functions such as lesson reminder, the notebook, chat with the possibility of saved session edition, the calendar, message system, grade system, the possibility of keeping a few profiles by the teachers or students.
RateMyPlacement aim to become the best resource for all prospective/current Industrial Placement students, by building up a comprehensive database of placement information.
mySchoolog is an online service that primary, high school and university students can organize their school life online. They can save their notes, to-dos, files and schedule. They can export data and carry with them. Also students can access their mySchoolog account from home, school and everywhere... It's all comfortable usage and practical navigation designed for students. Mobile access is available too.
Engrade is a free online gradebook that allows teachers to manage their classes online as well as post grades, assignments, attendance, and upcoming homework online for students and parents to see. Engrade is free and easy to use. Join over 60,000 teachers, parents, and students using Engrade today.
Find old friends and stay in touch. Make new friends and academic connections, or perhaps even meet the love of your life. Create your own discussion groups and decide who can participate and who sees what, whether it be for common hobbies, a club, or your study group. Send your friends messages and stay up-to-date with the weekly newsletter. Share your personal interests, hobbies, and academic goals, and meet people with similar interests.
NoteMesh is a free service that allows college students in the same classes to share notes with each other. It works by creating a wiki for individual classes that users can edit. Users are free to post their own lecture notes or contribute to existing lecture notes. The idea is that users in the same class can collaboratively create a definitive source for lecture notes.
Chegg as a campus-centric focus to its services, so students (on a specific campus) can easily buy and sell goods through personal, face-to-face interactions - eliminating the hassle and costs of shipping and other fees that plague most used textbook-finding services, as well as assuring the customer satisfaction before product purchase. On Chegg, students can register for free with a university email address.