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More than 2000 links are organized into 25 categories.  Browse the categories and sub categories to find links to web sites with information you can use to build and sustain strong organizations helping youth move through school and into jobs and careers.  Some of the links point to older pages on some web sites. Click to the "home" page to find the most current information being shared. Look for social media links and connect with these organizations in social media. Look for the resource pages and visit sites that these organizations point to. This is a huge resource and it keeps growing. As you get to know what's here, by frequent visits,  it will grow in its value to you.

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The best way to understand what Visuwords™ offers is to go to the site and use it. On the home page it says it's "Not  your grand dad's dic...

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Type in a word you don't know and you'll not only get a definition, but examples of how the word is used in various formats. Teach your students to us...

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It is an on-line translator. You can translate many languages into English and vice versa.  2241 hits prior to 5/2020

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Found this description on Twitter: "Edupedia is a digital encyclopedia/glossary/dictionary hybrid that serves as an authoritative resource for knowled...

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Encyclopedia Britannica on line. There may be a subscription fee for use of some features on the site. 2021 hits prior to 6/2020

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The Electronic Encyclopedia of Chicago is edited by Chicago Historical Society. It is a dynamic and unprecedented metropolitan history. Thousands of h...

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From the web site:  "At Encyclopedia.com, you get free access to nearly 200,000 reference entries from sources you can cite. Plus, more than 50,0...

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From the web site: "Free Thesaurus is a comprehensive online thesaurus of synonyms, antonyms, and related words. The thesaurus contains more than 145,...

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Type in a word and a splatter map shows numerous variations of that word. Great for expanding vocabulary 680  hits prior to 6/2020

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Includes dictionary and thesaurus and word games. 2143 hits prior to 6/2020

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Adult literacy, Service learning, etc. (0)
.......Alternative School Programs (13)
.......Juvenile Justice & System Involved (2)
.......Misc Programs (13)
.......Youth as Leaders; Service Learning (66)
.......Adult Literacy (10)
Afterschool organizations (0)
.......Networks, Advocacy Orgs (54)
.......Program Locators; Directories (20)
.......Misc Chicago AfterSchool orgs (4)
Arts, Science, Math & Health Focus Areas (0)
.......Arts & Humanities (51)
.......Climate, Environment, Energy (21)
.......Public Health; Careers, Mentoring (37)
.......Science, Math, Tech, STEM (76)
Blogs, Forums on education, philanthropy, etc. (0)
.......Education, Learning; cMOOCs (78)
.......Fund Raising; Marketing (34)
..,,,,,Network Building; Idea Sharing (99)
.......Tutor, Mentor, Volunteer Orgs (29)
Business Involvement & Resources (0)
.......Business School Connections (39)
.......Corp Social Responsibility (38)
.......Diversity strategies (7)
.......Workforce Development (68)
College & Career Education Resources (0)
.......Career & Vocational Education (22)
.......Community-College Partnerships (14)
.......College access resources (28)
Event Information (12)
Faith-Based Organizations (0)
.......Chicago based (9)
.......Poverty, social justice focus (20)
Funding/Philanthropy (0)
.......General Operating Support (11)
.......Challenges Facing NonProfits (51)
.......Grant Resources for Youth Orgs (20)
.......Hubs & Intermediaries (35)
.......Planned Giving, Bequests (4)
.......Understanding Philanthropy (53)
.......Workplace FundRaising (6)
Homework help, tutoring resources (0)
.......Black History Studies (35)
.......Math, Science (19)
.......Written Skills (14)
.......Extra-curricular; Brain Exercises (43)
.......Multiple Subjects (40)
.......Literature and the Arts (15)
.......Social Science (19)
Law, Justice, Housing, Poverty and Prevention (0)
.......Law, Justice Issues (57)
.......Poverty & Crime Mapping (59)
.......Poverty, Race, Inequality (163)
.......Prevention Resources (35)
.......Street Gangs (11)
.......Housing, Community Development (37)
.......Rural Issues (8)
.......Violence Against Girls/Women (8)
Mentoring & Tutoring (0)
.......e-Mentoring; e-Tutoring (13)
.......Gender specific programs (5)
.......international programs (14)
.......Networks & Associations (37)
.......Programs beyond Illinois (39)
Misc. Links of Interest (10)
Non Profit Management Resources (0)
.......Fund Raising Resources (3)
.......Management of NPO (15)
.......Outcomes, Evaluation (6)
Political Resistance. Fighting inequality gap in (72)
Process Improvement, Innovation, & Collaboration (2)
.......Collaboration; Community Building (143)
.......Concept Mapping; Visualization (80)
.......Creativity; innovation; knowledge mgt (112)
.......Geographic Info. Systems (GIS) (73)
.......Marketing; Communication (22)
.......Process Improvement; Evaluation (33)
Public School and City of Chicago links (0)
.......City of Chicago & Misc Orgs (16)
.......Chi Public Schools; etc. (11)
Reference Materials (11)
Related Links and Articles (0)
.......Edu Consultants, Trainers, etc. (14)
.......Suggested Books (36)
.......Test Prep. GED, Paid Tutoring (17)
Research, Resources (0)
.......Education Research (130)
.......Drop Out Crisis (30)
.......Health Disparities (10)
.......Mentoring, Tutoring (45)
.......Policy, etc. (60)
.......Social Capital (51)
Social Entrepreneurs (0)
.......Social Enterprise Funding (21)
.......SE Networking; Idea Sharing (60)
Technology (0)
.......Cool Tech Tools (62)
.......Digital Access & Divide (23)
.......Tech resources, networks (50)
Training & Resources for Mentors, Tutors, Parents (0)
.......Mentor Training (25)
.......Parent Resources (17)
.......Tutor Training (9)
Tutor/Mentor Connection History/links (0)
.......Articles, Research, Awards (33)
.......T/MC Blogs; Social Media (17)
Volunteer Recruitment & Resources (0)
.......Resources & Networks (26)
.......Seniors Involvement (7)
.......Vol. Management Tools (14)
.......Volunteer Referral Sites (22)