Comprehensive Center, Region X state education departments of Idaho, montana, Oregon, Washington capacity of these departments and agencies to ensure to the highest quality education and an http://www.nwrac.org/
Extractions: Search this site: The Region X Comprehensive Center (CC) at NWREL is part of a nationwide network of 15 technical assistance centers established by the U.S. Department of Education . The CC network provides training, technical assistance, and research-based information to high-poverty, low-performing schools and districts, Bureau of Indian Affairs schools, and No Child Left Behind Act grant recipients that are implementing comprehensive, whole-school reform measures. At the Region X Comprehensive Center, we work closely with the state education departments of Idaho Montana Oregon Washington , and Wyoming , as well as with intermediate educational service agencies, local school districts, and other agencies within the region that are involved in educational reform and improvement. Our mission is to enhance the capacity of these departments and agencies to ensure that every child in the region has equal access to the highest quality education and an opportunity to meet challenging content and performance standards. This document's URL is: document.write(window.location)
Accrediting Agencies Nationally Recognized Accrediting agencies. The following list is current as of April, 1998 accrediting agencies are recognized by the U.S. Secretary of education as Accredits higher education institutions in Alaska, Idaho, montana, Nevada, Oregon firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.caeinfo.com/accredit.htm
Extractions: Nationally Recognized Accrediting Agencies The following list is current as of April, 1998 The following regional and national accrediting agencies are recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as reliable authorities concerning the quality of education or training offered by the institutions of higher education or higher education programs they accredit. Please note that accreditation by these agencies does not always confer Title IV eligibility; please check with the particular agency to make that determination. REGIONAL INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITING AGENCIES Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education Accredits higher education institutions in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Republic of Panama and a limited number of freestanding American-style institutions abroad. Jean Avnet Morse, Executive Director 3624 Market Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 Tel. (215) 662-5606, Fax (215) 662-5950 e-mail address: email@example.com
Welcome To The Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory NWREL provides research and development assistance to education, government, community agencies, business, and labor. NWREL's primary service area is the Northwest states of Alaska, Idaho, montana, Oregon, and Washington. http://www.nwrel.org/
Extractions: Welcome to the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory. Use the links below to navigate the resources available on our site. Home About NW Lab Job Openings People ... Tips improves educational results for children, youth, and adults by providing research and development assistance in delivering equitable, high-quality educational programs. The Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL) provides research and development assistance to education, government, community agencies, business, and labor. NWREL's primary service area is the Northwest states of Alaska Idaho Montana Oregon , and Washington About the Lab Job Openings Discover the nation's network of support for research-based school reform. The 2003 Regional Educational Laboratory Annual Report is now available online as a PDF at www.relnetwork.org . The laboratories work to ensure that education stakeholders at the local, state, and regional levels have access to the best available information from research and practice. New Products New this month NWREL in Action News and Announcements ... Events, Conferences, Workshops
C-SPAN: CONGRESS GUIDE -- Agencies Radio. CSPAN.org. Video Library Department of Defense. Department of education. Department of Energy State of Missouri agencies. State of montana agencies. State of Nebraska agencies http://congress.nw.dc.us/c-span/dbq/officials/agencies?command=search
Montana State Resources montana State Resources. State agencies and Organizations. this state, please contact the office listed under Department of education Special education. http://www.nichcy.org/stateshe/mt.htm
Extractions: The offices listed on this state sheet are primarily state-level offices. Even if an office is not close to your home, they can usually put you in touch with resources in your community, as well as provide you with information and assistance about disability issues in your state. If you find that an address or number has changed or is incorrect, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know. Each state sets eligibility ages for services to children and youth with disabilities. For current information concerning this state, please contact the office listed under Department of Education: Special Education United States Senators
SHEEO Agencies 4441469 email@example.com www.montana.edu/mus Compacts New England Board of Higher education David Bartley 617-357-9620 Fax 617-338-1577 Agency E-mail http://www.sheeo.org/agencies.asp
Extractions: (G) = governing board Jump to: AK - Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education AK - University of Alaska System AL - Alabama Commission on Higher Education AR - Arkansas Department of Higher Education AZ - Arizona Board of Regents CA - California Postsecondary Education Commission CO - Colorado Commission on Higher Education CT - Connecticut Department of Higher Education DC - D.C. Office of Postsecondary Education DE - Delaware Higher Education Commission FL - Florida Board of Education GA - Georgia Board of Regents HI - Hawaii Board of Regents IA - Board of Regents, State of Iowa ID - Idaho Office of the State Board of Education IL - Illinois Board of Higher Education IN - Indiana Commission for Higher Education KS - Kansas Board of Regents KY - Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education LA - Louisiana Board of Regents MA - Massachusetts Board of Higher Education MD - Maryland Higher Education Commission ME - University of Maine System MI - State of Michigan: Dept. of Career Development (not a SHEEO member)
Extractions: You are here: Home e've collected a small, but growing, list of educational links on the Internet. Know of a good site? Send us a link Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) State Chapters of CASE: Arizona Council of Administrators of Special Education (AZ CASE) California Council of Administrators of Special Education (CEC Chapter 538) Connecticut Council of Administrators of Special Education Georgia Council of Administrators of Special Education (GCASE) of course :) Idaho Association of Special Education Administrators IASEA Illinois Alliance of Administrators of Special Education (IAASE) Indiana Council of Administrators of Special Education (ICASE) Kentucky Council of Administrators of Special Education (KyCASE) ... Wisconsin Council of Administrators of Special Services (WCASS) Georgia Resources: Advancing Education, Inc. ARCHE Association of Retarded Citizens Autism Society Of America Georgia Chapter ... University of Georgia Department of Educational Leadership Georgia Government Contact the Governor
Links State agencies. State Departments of education. Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary education; montana Office of Public Instruction. http://www2.edc.org/MakingHealthAcademic/links.asp
Extractions: EDC Projects National Non-Governmental Organizations Federal Agencies State Agencies ... Funding Opportunities EDC Projects National Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Hundreds of national organizations place the welfare of children at the heart of their missions. Nonprofit trade associations, coalitions, service delivery networks, and other NGOs are valuable sources of information on school health. Nearly 70 national NGOs collaborated with EDC on the book Health is Academic: A Guide to Coordinated School Health Programs . They appear with an asterisk (*) next to their names. Federal Agencies Listed here are the major federal agencies that address different aspects of school health in its broadest definition and in specific or targeted initiatives. State Agencies Technical Assistance Centers and Research Institutions We have culled a sample list of centers that collect information and provide technical assistance to individuals, agencies, and institutions that are implementing school health programs. Youth Data Sources To assist you in compiling data to make your case for the need for a school health program, this list provides a sample of relevant sources.
SchoolGrants Links - Federal Agencies NEGP is an independent executive branch agency of the States Served Alaska, Idaho, montana, Oregon, and PREL (Pacific Resources for education and Learning). http://www.schoolgrants.org/Links/fed_agencies.htm
Extractions: Index to Grant Opptys Sample Proposals ... Join the SchoolGrants Team! Links - Federal Agencies G et into the habit of regularly checking the various federal Web sites. These agencies frequently publish grant information as well as other useful data. If you know of links that should be included here, please let me know . If you encounter a "dead" link, I would appreciate it if you would let me know - please include the Web page on which you encountered the problem so I can find it to correct it. (Links on SchoolGrants always open in their own windows so you will always be able to return to your spot on this site.) Federal Agencies Regional Educational Laboratories Federal Agencies Department of Education Education Publications Related to ESEA Programs
SchoolGrants: Links To State Agencies State agencies. Missouri Department of education Missouri Arts Council Missouri Register montana Office of Public Instruction montana Arts Council montana http://www.schoolgrants.org/Links/state_agencies.htm
Extractions: As always, if you know of links that should be included here, please let me know! (Links on SchoolGrants always open in their own windows so you will always be able to return to your spot on this site.) Links to " Full-text state statutes and legislation on the Internet ": This site links to sites containing full-text state constitutions, statutes (called codes or compiled laws in some states), legislation (bills, amendments and similar documents) and session laws (bills that have become laws). A great way to keep up with forthcoming grant opportunities is to watch your state's current legislative activities. If your state has a State Register, announcements for Requests for Proposal are published on a weekly basis (in Texas). I'd like to thank Nancy Salmon, Arts in Education Associate at the Maine Arts Commission for bringing my attention to the Arts in Education programs offered through many of the state arts councils. Links to each state's art council/commission have now been added to this page of the site.
Descriptions Of Child Find Projects and regional early intervention agencies in montana and Oregon need to partner with other health, human, and education service providers and agencies. http://www.childfindidea.org/descriptions/dyanmic_community.htm
Extractions: Systems Products ... Related Links The Dynamic Community Connections Project (DCCP) was developed to enhance public awareness about early intervention services and the referral process for the services for young children with developmental delays and disabilities and their families in rural areas of Montana. The awareness of the need to enhance public awareness and child find efforts became apparent as the Infant and Toddler Program agencies in Montana prepared for federal monitoring of Montana's Part C early Intervention (EI) services. The Rural Institute collaborated with Montana's Part C lead agency, the Developmental Disabilities Program of the Department of Public Health and Human Services, Teaching Research of Western Oregon University, and regional early intervention agencies in Montana and Oregon to develop this grant proposal. DCCP is based on the premise that how people access information may be unique in rural areas and that statewide public awareness campaigns may not reach certain rural populations. Thus, public awareness and child find campaigns need to be specifically developed for rural areas. Other key foundations for successful and comprehensive campaigns in rural areas are:
RRFC Network funded to assist state education agencies in the systemic improvement of education programs, practices, and BIA), Colorado, Kansas, montana, Nebraska, New http://www.dssc.org/frc/rrfc.htm
Extractions: The six Regional Resource Centers (RRCs) are specifically funded to assist state education agencies in the systemic improvement of education programs, practices, and policies that affect children and youth with disabilities. The RRCs help states and U.S. jurisdictions find integrated solutions for systemic reform, offering consultation, information services, technical assistance, training, and product development. The beneficiaries of the RRCs' work are children and youth with disabilities, and the families and professionals associated with them.
Extractions: Home Funded by the Technology for Education Act of 1994, the RTECs help states, local educational agencies, teachers, school library and media personnel, administrators, and other education entities integrate technologies into K-12 classrooms, and library media centers, adult literacy centers, and other educational settings. (Regional Map) Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont, and the U.S. Virgin Islands
Montana Lewis & Clark Intranet Site We want interested communities, agencies, tribes and information on montana s Bicentennial Planning Endorsement information, education information, Funding http://www.montanalewisandclark.org/
Extractions: For a look at what is new on this site, what is new with the Commission, and what the site's pending enhancements are, take a look at What's New! Welcome The site is designed to allow users the ability to quickly locate such information as a Commission Overview , an ever-expanding Resource Library , information on Montana's Bicentennial Planning Groups and Chapters Endorsement information, Education information, Funding information, American Indian information, a Montana Calendar of Events Links Feedback Form Clint Blackwood
Agencies And Technical Experts infrastructure improvements; Assisting montana s Indian people in of federal and state agencies, communities and service and tourism education training programs. http://www.montanalewisandclark.org/resources/keyagencycontacts.htm
Extractions: The Montana Tourism and Recreation Initiative (MTRI) is a coalition of a number of key state and federal agencies all sharing an interest in tourism and recreation in Montana. In order to specifically facilitate planning for the upcoming Bicentennial, a special MTRI Focus Team has been created which presently encompasses eight agencies. This Focus Team meets regularly and searches for projects of common interest, working together to maximize efforts. These people may be a great resource for individual questions you may have. Travel Montana's Tourism Development and Education efforts are focused on helping the state's communities and businesses utilize tourism as a tool to improve the local, regional and state economy while protecting or improving the quality of life for Montana's residents. The guidelines for these efforts are provided by the Montana Tourism Industry's Five-Year Strategic Plan and Travel Montana's corresponding Five-Year Marketing Plan. The components of the Tourism Development and Education programs include:
NETC: About Us agencies of Alaska, Idaho, montana, Oregon, Washington, and with each state education agency and will Consortium Northwest Regional educational Laboratory 101 http://www.netc.org/about.html
Extractions: The Northwest Educational Technology Consortium (NETC) has been providing services and products in the Northwest since 1995. The consortium is made up of the state education agencies from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington, and the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory in Portland, Oregon. NETC is one of the network of 10 Regional Technology in Education Consortia in the U.S. and receives funding from the U.S. Department of Education. Teachers and Technology: Making the Connection (OTA, 1995, p.1) Mission Vision Goal Structure ... Contact Us The mission of the Northwest Educational Technology Consortium is to provide professional development opportunities, access to technical assistance, and support for collegial interaction that allow and encourage educators throughout our region, and especially in K-12 schools, to become informed and fearless users of technology. Our vision is for: Our goal is to work in collaboration with state educational agencies, school districts, universities, regional and national organizations, and telecommunications providers to leverage and extend the wide range of existing services available to educators, students, and parents in the Northwest. We will:
Extractions: January 1997 The Northwest Regional Profile: Integrating Technology in Preservice Teacher Education Programs was planned and prepared by the Northwest Educational Technology Consortium (NETC) of the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL). Providing generous direction and oversight were Dean Robert Everhart, Portland State University, Dean Dale Gentry, University of Idaho, Dean Allen Glenn, University of Washington, Dean Dan King, University of Wyoming, Dean Carol Merz, University of Puget Sound, and Dean Donald Robson, University of Montana-Missoula. Dr. Mary Queitzsch, NETC, was responsible for directing the writing and production of this report. Carol Gross, Portland State University, assisted in the writing of the summary. Special thanks go to all the schools and colleges of education which participated in this research endeavor.
Browse Agencies Interdenominational non profit agency providing information and The mission of the Eastern montana SelfHelp education Foundation for Billings Public Schools, http://www.volunteersolutions.org/uwyellowstone/org/
Extractions: http://www.montanaredcross.org The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional more Animal Welfare League Animal Welfare League is a non-profit organization whose goal is to improve the quality of more Big Brothers Big Sisters of Yellowstone County
Browse Agencies Public Schools, youth services agencies, the corporate with an emphasis on montana and surrounding regions, for the education, inspiration, and http://www.volunteersolutions.org/org/by_letter_Y_1.html
Extractions: http://www.ynhh.org Yale-New Haven Hospital's mission is to provide sensitive, high quality, cost effective health care; to help teach and train physicians, nurses and allied health care professionals; to help advance patient care through clinical research; and to serve the community by helping to meet its health care needs. ( more Year Up http://www.yearup.org Year Up was founded on the belief that everyone deserves the opportunity to realize his or her potential. An individual's ability to succeed is unlimited, yet for many of our nation's urban young adults, this potential is never realized. This is not due to a lack of commitment, intelligence or more Year-Round Youth Program The Mission of the Year-Round Youth Program (YRYP) is to serve as youth advocates broadening educational and cultural experiences for youth. The YRYP, in partnership with Detroit's Work Place, Detroit Public Schools, youth services agencies, the corporate community, mentors and parents, will develop and provide opportunities for youth.