Starting Points

ERIC on the Web (General Education Index/Abstracts),

AskERIC Website has lesson plans, resource information; See especially the Virtual Library,

Also use the Website Search function, and see the Gopher (searchable); gopher://

ERIC Database has abstracts of research articles on science teaching, etc.
(Use the Database Search function)

Science Education Resources

Science Education Associations Home Page

National Association for Research in Science Teaching

Association for the Education of Teachers in Science

National Science Teachers Association

Curriculum Standards

National Science Education Standards

New Standards, National Center for Education and the Economy

Benchmarks for Science Literacy -- AAAS

New York State Curriculum Frameworks -- to use these you need the Acrobat Reader
Mathematics, Science, and Technology

NSTA "Scope, Sequence, and Coordination" Standards
[has lesson plans, labs, and test ideas -- requires
the Acrobat Reader]

Other Resources

Science Gems [links to science information, by topic]

NSF Teacher Links

Eisenhower Clearinghouse for Science and Mathematics Education
Home page:
Resource SEARCH: "digital dozen" AND [topic]; select grade level, too

NASA Education Links [Click on EDUCATION]
Includes links to all U.S. Science Standards

New Links!!

Science Multimedia Sites of Special Interest:

The Art of Renaissance Science
Nature - Welcome
Berkeley Instructional Technology Program
The Field Museum of Natural History
The CPU Project
NASA Multimedia Library
U of O Biology Software Lab