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DLESE: Digital Library for Earth System Education
DLESE: Digital Library for Earth System Education
http://www.dlese.org/
Provided by DLESE at the National Center for Atmospheric Research Library. DLESE's mission is to improve the quality, quantity, and efficiency of teaching and learning about the Earth System, by developing, managing, and providing access to high-quality educational resources and supporting services through a community-based, distributed digital library. Intended users include students, educators and citizens of all ages, in both formal and informal learning environments. The collection favors resources that convey linkages and connections; the general with the specific, theory with evidence, global with local, and that demonstrate the application of science to solving real world problems. This includes providing access to Earth data sets and imagery, and the tools and interfaces that enable their effective use. DLESE resources are community-contributed, by individuals, organizations, and formal collection efforts.
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Atmospheric Visualization Collection (AVC)
http://education.arm.gov/nsdl/education.shtml
The intent of the Atmospheric Visualization Collection (AVC) is to enhance physical science education and research through visualization of atmospheric data. This collection includes an archive of atmospheric data images and educational material...
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Bridge-NOAA Collection
http://www2.vims.edu/bridge/noaa/
The Bridge-NOAA Collection is a selection of exemplary resources from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) that have been reviewed by educators and found to be well-suited for educational purposes. The collection also emphasizes...
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Bridge: Sea Grant Ocean Sciences Resources Center
http://www.vims.edu/bridge/
The Bridge Ocean Sciences Resource Center provides access to ocean sciences education materials, with particular emphasis on K-12 audiences and instructional materials. The Bridge Collection also includes links to information about...
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COMET Program Collection
http://www.meted.ucar.edu/
The COMET Program Collection and its MetEd (Meteorology Education and Training) web site provide education and training resources to benefit the operational forecaster community, university atmospheric scientists and students, and anyone interested...
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Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE)
http://www.cosee.net/
The Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE) site provides access to ocean sciences education materials from all 10 regional centers, with particular emphasis on K-12 audiences and instructional materials. The COSEE collection also...
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Choosing and Using DLESE
http://nsdl.org/search/record/collection/ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-038/n=10&q=&viewType=browseCollections&subject=&purpose=&isAnnotatedByCollection[]=ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-038
Choosing and Using DLESE highlights resources from DLESE (Digital Library for Earth System Education) that have some pedagogical content knowledge associated with them. This knowledge may include formal and informal reviews, annotations, educational...

Curricular Resource Library (cURL): Earth and Environmental Sciences
http://learningobjects.wesleyan.edu/projects/project.php?loid=12
The cURL Earth and Environmental Sciences collection provides access to educational materials emphasizing the origin, evolution, and current state of the Earth. The collection is targeted toward undergraduate students and offers access to information...
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DLESE Collections
http://www.dlese.org/dds/histogram.do?group=subject
DLESE Collections showcase the different collections within the Digital Library for Earth System Education (DLESE). DLESE collections can be quickly and easily browsed by subject topic, grade level, resource type, or educational standard.
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DLESE Community Collection
http://www.dlese.org/
The Digital Library for Earth System Education (DLESE) mission is to improve the quality, quantity, and efficiency of teaching and learning about the Earth System, by developing, managing, and providing access to high-quality educational resources...
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Digital Water Education Library (DWEL)
http://nsdl.org/search/results?n=10&s=0&verb=Search&include_collection[]=380599
The DWEL collection offers K-12 and informal-education digital resources of high quality that are related to the science, policy, and economics of water. The collection is designed to facilitate learning about all aspects of water in the Earth...
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Earth System Science Informal Education Network (ESSIEN)
http://www.dlese.org/dds/histogram.do?group=subject&key=ien
The Earth System Science Informal Education Network (ESSIEN) is dedicated to improving Earth system literacy through increased communication and collaboration among providers of informal Earth system education. The collection is designed for museum...
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Earthquake Education Environment (E3)
http://sceccore.usc.edu/e3/index.php
The Earthquake Education Environment (E3) supports high-quality K-12 and undergraduate education by providing up-to-date earthquake information, authoritative technical sources, and educational resources for the classroom.
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Environmental Science Activities for the 21st Century
http://esa21.kennesaw.edu/activities/activities.htm
The Environmental Science Activities for the 21st Century collection provides multi-week activity modules around major topics in environmental science. The modules are designed to supplement environmental science courses with existing laboratory...
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GLOBE Teacher's Guide
http://www.globe.gov/teaching-and-learning/overview/overview
The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) collection is an environmental science collection supporting an authentic scientifically rigorous program of Earth observations and measurements taken by students in partnership...
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MY NASA DATA: Mentoring and Inquiry using NASA Data on Atmospheric and Earth Science for Teachers and Amateurs
http://mynasadata.larc.nasa.gov/
The MY NASA DATA collection showcases NASA Earth science data through lesson plans, data microsets, computer tools, data information pages and a science glossary. Resources are geared towards K-12 educators, students and citizen scientists. Resources...
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NASA Earth and Space Science Education Collection
http://www.dlese.org/dds/histogram.do?group=subject&key=edmall
The collection provides teachers and students with a wide variety of curriculum enhancement materials geared for Earth science classroom use.
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NASA Earth and Space Science Reviewed Collection
http://www.dlese.org/dds/histogram.do?group=subject&key=eserev
The NASA Earth and Space Science Reviewed Collection provides educators and students with a direct line of access to quality products reviewed through the NASA product review. The resources have been rigorously reviewed by an independent peer review...
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New York State Earth Science Instructional Collection
http://stevekluge.com/geoscience/projects/nysic/
The New York State Earth Science Instructional Collection (NYSESIC) is a thematic collection focusing on instructional materials that support teaching and learning in relation to the New York Earth Science Regents exam. The topics covered by the...
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Scientific Visualization Studio
http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Scientific Visualization Studio collection contains visualizations produced from satellite data or from computer simulations of geophysical phenomena using such satellite data. The...
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Simplified Image Management and Processing Learning Environment for Science (SIMPLE Science)
http://www.simplescience.org/
The Simplified Image Management and Processing Learning Environment for Science (SIMPLE Science) collection aims to create resources for middle school that emphasize image processing and analysis techniques while at the same time meet educational...
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Visionlearning
http://visionlearning.com/
Visionlearning is an innovative educational resource designed for students, teachers, parents or anyone interested in learning science. Visionlearning provides peer-reviewed teaching modules in chemistry, biology, earth science and other disciplines...
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