Hoosic Valley Elementary School Weblist educational site links
OverDrive for Kids Choose your ebook!
Dave Pilkey for Captain Underpants fans
DK Find Out! a great way to explore all kinds of amazing things!
Kid Search Catalog an easy way to look for your library books
Scholastic BookFlix for Kids high quality books and resources
ABCYa The leader in educational games for kids
Gale Virtual Reference Library Test prep, free
OverDrive ebooks, magazines, and movies
http://www.audiobooksync.com/ SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. Through the summer, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week (30 titles) – pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes.
Rensselaer County Youth Services The Dept. of Employment & Training offers many free services to youths 14 to 24 years of age to help you find and learn about employment and career opportunities, finish your education, or develop a career plan for future work success.
Center for Online Education With the completion of school, a large number of students are undecided about furthering their education. For these students, the biggest roadblock is knowing what field of study or career path to pursue and how to pay for a college education. To help solve this problem,there is a comprehensive guide where students can research colleges and universities in New York (or any other state), or learn about schools by degree/major. In addition, there is a consolidated list of national scholarships and other forms of financial aid.
NY Colleges Affordability Guide When it comes to a cheap college experience in New York, you’ve got options. Colleges in the SUNY & CUNY systems offer substantial financial aid and there are plenty of smaller private schools that subsidize low-income students. Even better, New York has a truckload of state financial aid packages, including Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) grants, memorial scholarships, teacher incentive programs and loan forgiveness deals. Most of these programs are only available to New York State residents, but check the fine print for details.