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Diversity
Multicultural Resources
Age
Belief Systems/Religion
Class
Exceptionalities
Categories Defined by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
Gender Equity
Language
Race/Ethnicity
Sexual Orientation

Peace Sites

Peace Education
Reduction of School Violence
Creating a Safe School Environment
Programs
Conflict Resolution
Bullying, Violence, and Harassment
Statistics
Miscellaneous

Diversity Sites

American Civil Liberties Union - http://www.aclu.org
University of Southern California Center for Multilingual, Multicultural Research - http://www.usc.edu/dept/education/CMMR/
The American Forum for Global Education - http://www.globaled.org/issues/index.html
Center for Multilingual Multicultural Research - http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~cmmr/BEResources.html
Electronic Magazine of Multicultural Education - http://www.eastern.edu/publications/emme/
National Association for Multicultural Education - http://www.nameorg.org
Diversity Web - http://www.diversityweb.org
Crosspoint Anti-Racism - http://www.magenta.nl/crosspoint

Multicultural Resources

Multicultural Pavilion - http://www.edchange.org/multicultural/index.html
Pathways to School Improvement - http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/students/earlycld/ea400.htm
African Americans in Science - http://www.ed.gov/databases/ERIC_Digests/ed382455.html
Tools to TeachTolerance - http://www.niot.org

Age

Youth Work Links and Ideas - http://www.youthwork.com
Youth in Action Network - http://www.teaching.com/youth/
Children's Defense Fund - http://www.childrensdefense.org/
Child Rights Information Network - http://www.crin.org
The Future of Children - http://www.futureofchildren.org
Innocenti Research Centre - http://www.unicef-icdc.org
Unicef Voices of Youth - http://www.unicef.org/voy/
Americans for a Society Free from Age Restrictions - http://www.asfar.org
UN Programme on Aging - http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/ageing/index.html
Elder Abuse and Neglect - http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/elderabuse/index.html
ElderWeb - http://www.elderweb.com
National Institute on Aging - http://www.nia.nih.gov
Reverse age Discrimination - http://www.elinfonet.com/fedarticles/2/20
Age Discrimination - http://www.eeoc.gov/facts/age.html
   

Belife Systems/Religion

National Council for the Social Studies - http://www.socialstudies.org/positions/religion/
Religion Facts- http://www.religionfacts.com
Freedom Forum - http://www.freedomforum.org
Freedom From Religion Foundation - http://www.ffrf.org
World Religion Resources - http://aril.org/World.html
Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance - http://www.religioustolerance.org/welcome.htm
Religions, Faith Groups, & Ethical Systems - http://www.religioustolerance.org/var_rel.htm
The Directory of Hindu Resources Online - http://www.hindu.org
Jewish Studies Videotapes - http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC/JewishVid.html
The Christian Religion - http://www.religioustolerance.org/christ.htm
The Fellowship of the Earth - What is an Earth Religion? - http://www.fote.org/religion/religion.htm
Native American Spirituality - http://www.religioustolerance.org/nataspir.htm

Class

Amish and the Plain People - http://www.800padutch.com/amish.html
Social Class and Social Stratification Syllabus - http://www.mtsu.edu/~baustin/COURSES/SOC401/401syll.html/
Sociology Courses and Curricular Resources - http://www.mcmaster.ca/socscidocs/w3virtsoclib/socnet.htm
Poverty in America- http://uspoverty.change.org
Defending Dignity- http://www.care.org


Exceptionalities


National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities - http://www.nichcy.org/
Specific Diagnoses Card Catalog - http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/specific.htm
Zero to Three - http://www.zerotothree.org
Counsel fro Exceptional Children- http://www.cec.sped.org/Content/Navigationmenu/NewsIssues/TeachingLearningCenter/ExceptionallityArea/


Categories Defined by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

Autism Treatment Center of America: The Son-Rise Program - http://www.Son-Rise.org
Central Institute for the Deaf - http://www.cid.wustl.edu/
Hearing Impairment FAQ - http://www.marky.com/hearing/
Deaf Education Website and Resource - http://www.deafed.net
American Council of the Blind - http://www.acb.org
National Federation of the Blind - http://www.nfb.org
The Arc of the United States - http://www.thearc.org
Family Village - http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/
American Physical Therapy Association - http://www.apta.org
Internet Mental Health - http://www.mentalhealth.com
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders - http://www.nidcd.nih.gov
ADHD Information and Support to Help Your Child - http://www.adhdnews.com
ADD Resource Links - http://www.angelfire.com/biz2/makemoneynet/links.html
One A.D.D. Place - http://www.oneaddplace.com
Smiles - http://www.cleft.org
Epilepsy Foundation - http://www.efa.org
Addressing Student Problem Behavoir - http://cecp.air.org/fba/problembehavior/main.htm
Students with Special Needs - http://www.newhorizons.org/spneeds/front_spneeds.html
Siblings of persons with disabilities - http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/general/frc_sibl.htm
Famous persons with disabilities - http://www.familyvillage.Wisc.Edu/general/famous.html
Institute on Community Integration - http://ici.umn.edu/
Institute on Community Integration - Related Websites - http://ici.umn.edu/relatedresources/otherwebsites.html
Yoga for the Special Child - http://www.specialyoga.com./
Center for Talent Development, Northwestern University - http://www.ctd.northwestern.edu/
KidSource Online - http://www.kidsource.com
National Association for Gifted Children - http://www.NAGC.org
Roeper Review - A Journal on Gifted Education - http://www.roeperreview.org
Talented and Gifted Bibliography - http://www.swopnet.com/ed/TAG/TAG_Bibliography.html
National Association for Down Syndrome-http://www.nads.org/pages_new/news/nads_conf_full.html
National Down Syndrome Society- http://www.ndss.org
Cerebral Palsy Special needs Children's Organization-http://www.cerebralpalsy.org
National Stuttering Association (NSA)- http://www.nsastutter.org
Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation-http://www.spdfoundation.net
Cerebral Palsy Foundation - http://www.spdfoundation.net

Gender Equity

Women's Equity Resource Center - http://www.edc.org/WomensEquity/about/define.htm
Advancing Women: Women in Education - http://www.advancingwomen.com/womedu.html
American Association of University Woment - http://www.aauw.org
Feminist Majority Foundation - http://www.feminist.org
Gender Equity in Education - http://www.ed.gov/offices/ODS/g-equity.html
Gender Equity in Sports - http://bailiwick.lib.uiowa.edu/ge/
American Association for Affirmative Action - http://www.affirmativeaction.org
Women Leaders Online and Women Organizing for Change - http://www.wlo.org
Women Watch - http://www.un.org/womenwatch/index.html
Sexual Abuse of Males - http://www.jimhopper.com/male-ab/
Men's Issues in Academia- http://www.menweb.org
National Organization for Men Against Sexism - http://www.nomas.org/
Fathers and Families - http://fathersandfamilies.org
Institute for Global Communications - http://www.igc.org
Reexamining the Plight of Young Males - http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/national/longterm/gender/gender26a.htm
Girlstart - http://www.girlstart.org
Parenting Babies and Toddlers - http://babyparenting.about.com/parenting/babyparentling/?once=true&
Gender Equity - http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/docs/wellness/gender.html
Men & Gender Equity-
United Nations Population Fund- >http://www.unfpa.org/gender/


Language

American language & Culture Institutes- http://www.csusm.edu/alci
Children and Bilingualism - http://www.kidsource.com/asha/bilingual.html
Dave's ESL Cafe - http://www.eslcafe.com
Native Languages Page - http://www.nativeculture.com/lisamitten/natlang.html
The Office of English Language Acquisition - http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/oela/
Terralingua - http://www.terralingua.org
ESL Software and Textbooks - http://esl.net

Race/Ethnicity

Comer School Development Program - http://info.med.yale.edu/comer/
Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources - http://jguide.stanford.edu/
National Hispanic Cultural Center Foundation - http://hcfoundation.org
Chicano.com - http://latinoweb.com
U.S. Census - Hispanic Population of the United States - http://www.census.gov/population/www/socdemo/hispanic.html
Amigos - http://edweb.sdsu.edu/people/cguanipa/amigos/
Index of Native American Resources on the Internet - http://www.hanksville.org/NAresources/
A Line in the Sand - http://www.hanksville.org/sand/
Native American Sites - http://www.nativeculture.com/lisamitten/indians.html
NativeWeb - http://www.nativeweb.org
The Irish Times - http://www.Ireland.com
America's Stirfry - http://www.americas-stirfry.com
Iranian Cultural and Information Center - http://tehran.stanford.edu
Judaism and Jewish Resources - http://shamash.org/trb/judaism.html
Human Rights Campaign - http://www.hrc.org
The National Italian American Foundation - http://www.niaf.org
National MultiCultural Institute - http://www.nmci.org
Sister Cities International - http://www.sister-cities.org
The International Journal of Multicultural Studies - http://www.colorado.edu/journals/standards
The United Nations - http://www.un.org
Demography and Population Studies - http://demography.anu.edu.au/VirtualLibrary/
Institute of International Education - http://www.iie.org
The Library of Congress - http://www.loc.gov/
National Geographic Online - http://www.nationalgeographic.com
Population Reference Bureau - http://www.prb.org
Social Studies School Service - http://socialstudies.com
Smithsonian Institution - http://www.si.edu
U.S. Census Bureau - http://www.census.gov
U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act - http://www.fourmilab.to/uscode/8usc/8usc.html
International Flags - http://www.crwflags.com/page0018.html
US Citizenship & Immigration Services- http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis
Intercultural Development Research Association-http://www.idra.org


Sexual Orientation

New York Online Access to Health - http://www.noah-health.org
The Disparate Classification of Gender and Sexual Orientation in American Psychiatry - http://www.priory.com/psych/disparat.htm
GLSEN - http://www.glsen.org/templates/index.html
Bridges Across the Divide - http://www.bridges-across.org
Human Rights Campaign - http://www.hrc.org
Sexual Orientation: Science, Education, Policy - http://psychology.ucdavis.edu/rainbow/index.html
Sexual Orientation Specific Resources - http://www.inform.umd.edu/EdRes/Topic/Diversity/Specific/Sexual_Orientation/index.html
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)- http://www.aclu.org/lbgt-rights
Gay & Lesbian Task Force-http://www.thetaskforce.org

 


Peace Education:

United Nations Cyberschoolbus - Peace Education - http://www.un.org/cyberschoolbus/peace/index.asp
Education for Peace International- http://www.efpinternational.org

Reduction of School Violence:

School Violence Prevention - http://www.ed.gov/databases/ERIC_Digests/ed379786.html
Improving School Violence Prevention Programs Through Meaningful Evaluation - http://www.ed.gov/databases/ERIC_Digests/ed417244.html
Early Identification and Intervention - http://www.indiana.edu/~safeschl/early.html

Creating a Safe School Environment:

Creating a Positive School Climate - http://www.indiana.edu/~safeschl/climate.html
Creating Safer Schools - http://www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org/jjbulletin/9804/schools.html
National Crime Prevention Council - http://www.ncpc.org
Zero Tolerance - http://www.indiana.edu/~safeschl/zero.html
Violence in Schools - http://7-12educators.about.com/library/weekly/aa041800a.htm
United States Department of Education - http://www.ed.gov
Tolerance.org: 10 ways to nurture tolerance - http://www.tolerance.org/parents/tenways.jsp
Maintaining a safe school environment- http://www.nea.org/tools/16749.htm
Center for safe schools-http://www.safeschools.info


Programs:

U.S. Department of Education - Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools - http://www.ed.gov/offices/OESE/SDFS/
National Mental Health Information Center School Violence Prevention Program - http://www.mentalhealth.org/schoolviolence/about.asp
Safe and Drug-Free Schools - http://www.mentalhealth.org/schoolviolence/safeschools.asp
Center for the Prevention of School Violence - http://www.cpsv.org
About Teaching Tolerance - http://www.tolerance.org/teach/about/index.jsp

Conflict Resolution:

Educators for social responsibility- http://esrnational.org

Statistics

Youth and Violence Statistics - http://www.charactercounts.org/rskstats.htm

Miscellaneous

Faculty development

Critical Issue: Realizing New Learning for All Students Through Professional Development - http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/educatrs/profdevl/pd200.htm
Online Resources - http://www.developfaculty.com/online/index.html

Talking to your Child about Hatred and Prejudice

 

Bullying, Violence, and Harassment 

Bullying Among Children and Youth - http://www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org/jjbulletin/9804/bullying2.html

Technology sites

Technology Integration Channel- http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech