The Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 317,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
Database features acces to a broad range of practice test and e-books including elementary, middle, and high school basic skills, college and graduate tests such as GED, PSAT, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, THEA, GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT. Also, features test for civil service, firefighter, nursing, law enforcement, commercial driver’s license, cosmetology, computer skills, resume writing, job search skills and much more.
Database offers online courses in many languages including ESL for Spanish, Polish, and Brazilian Portuguese speakers. Small Talk Website for the Small Talk program at Haggard Library. Includes useful links for ESL students, as well as information about the program.
Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.
Guide to local organizations that offer ESL classes for adults.
Easy to use website that features information on grammar, vocabulary, listen and read along activities, quizzes, crossword puzzles, and more.
Guía a las organizaciones locales que ofrecen clases de ESL para adultos.
Website with information about the Plano Library System’s Small Talk program. Also includes useful links for ESL students.
Official website for the Test of English as a Foreign Language. Features information on testing dates and locations, online practice tests, study tips, and more.
Financial Assistance From the United States Department of Education, free information on college applications, financial aid, loan payments, and more.
Free scholarship search engine.
Official website for the FAFSA application and information.
Assessment of school performance from the Texas Education Agency.
Site that offers information on specific reading levels and books. Features information to help determine student reading levels and choose associated books.
Official site of the Texas Education Agency. Includes school reports, TAKS test information and practice tests, school finance information, and much more.
Includes links to general information about Driving Safety courses, traditional classroom locations, and “Seat belt” course providers.
Government information and education resources for students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
Comprehensive college planning website that features information for students, parents, and professional.
Includes information on K-12 schools, colleges and universities, graduate schools, and online and continuing education programs. Features school search engine, test preparation, financial planning, and much more.
You started college, but never finished your bachelor’s degree. Bachelor’s Accelerated Completion program – the BAC – is a group of fully online bachelor’s degrees.
State of Texas common application for freshman admission to Texas public universities.
Database Information on vocational schools and programs nationwide.
Association Association dedicated to homeschool advocacy, legal issues and rights, and general homeschooling resources.
An online directory of homeschool and educational reform Internet links.
Information focused on homeschooling in Texas. Includes information about news, resources, support groups, events, and more.
The official website for Collin College. Features information on admissions, class schedules, online registration, library catalog and resources, and much more.
Website for Dallas County Community College that includes information about admissions, online registration, library, campus locations, and other services.
The official website for the Plano Independent School District, which features information and resources for students, parents, and educators.
Site features a search engine for local private schools. Information about schools includes summaries of school’s admission policies, curricula, philosophy, tuition, and much more.
Reviews, ratings, and information about public, private, and charter schools nationwide.
TAKS study guides from the Texas Education Agency.
From the Texas Education Agency, released TAKS test for practice use. Available to print,order, or use online.