Friday, October 18 2019
Welcome to Ms. Smith's Collection of Opportunites!
A LIST OF SOCIAL SERVICES
UNITED WAY HOMEPAGE
Since 1970 Georgetown County has provided financial assistance to our partner agencies and developing critical initiatives to h
LOADED WITH INFORMATION ON the South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department which provides an individualized array of ser
A WAY TO THANK SOMEONE AT YOUR SCHOOL; TEACHER OR OTHER SCHOOL E
NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE SCHOOL EMPLOYEE THIS MONTH! A teacher, career counselor, secretary or ANYONE you feel helps you the most!
The SCEAâs "Teacher of the Month" can be a teacher, transition specialist, guidance counselor, librarians, principals, managers,
A WINDOWS LIVE ACCOUNT
SIGN UP FOR A WINDOWS LIVE EMAIL ADDRESS
WINDOWS LIVE E-MAIL ACCOUNT
View, edit, and share Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files right in Hotmail for freeâeven if you don't have Microsoft Office instal
A+ FREE CLASSES ONLINE
SITE MAP GCF LEARNFREE!!!
GCFLearnFree.orgÂ® creates and provides quality, innovative online learning opportunities to anyone who wants to improve the tech
A+ WORKFORCE SITES
ACTIVATE Your WorkKeys Account
This site is only available after you have taken the WORKKEYS test and received your scores! Search Jobs by Skills, Browse the W
Preparation for the WorkKeys Test Online!
NOW IT'S TIME TO USE YOUR C.R.C.
Present your National Career Readiness Certificate the next time you apply for a job.
SOUTH CAROLINA WORKS
HOME SOUTH CAROLINA WORKS
The Workforce Resources section contains information aimed at professionals involved in workforce, education or economic develop
SC WORKS ONLINE SERVICES
Register as this account type if you are an individual and wish to search for the latest job openings, post a resumÃ© online, fin
WORKKEYS! Now what?
ACT OFFICIAL SITE
College and Career Readiness Workshops
What Is COMPASS? COMPASS is an untimed, computerized test that helps your college evaluate your skills and place you into approp
COMPASS SAMPLE QUESTIONS
These sample items illustrate the types of questions students will encounter in the COMPASSÂ® placement measures.
COMPASS TEST TIPS
Helpful Tips for Taking COMPASSÂ® Tests
Tips for Taking the Writing Essay Test (e-Write)
COMPASS Build your Writing Skills
Here are some ways you can strengthen your writing skills. Practical information about building your writing skills.
ACT: The ACT Plus Writing
Some colleges require the Writing Test; others do not. You should decide whether or not to take the Writing Test based on the re
AN EFFECTIVE TEACHER RESOURCES
ARE YOU AN EFFECTIVE TEACHER?
Check Your Teaching Effectiveness by taking this quiz!
Information to carefully weigh the opportunities and benefits of military service. Includes study guides for the ASVAB as well!
FREE ASVAB TEST
These tests will give you an idea of how you'll score, and identify areas that need improvement. Then use our suggested resource
MILITARY JOB APPLICATIONS
Exciting career opportunities are waiting for those willing to join our armed forces and the United States government can offer
JOIN THE MILITARY ONLINE!
You can apply online for the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, and National Guard. Behind a desk or in the field, if
ASVAB WORD KNOWLEDGE TEST
Timed vocabulary test for the ASVAB. Scores are immediately processed so students can see results and learn the meanings.
SGT. HERMAN VANDERHORST: South Carolina National Guard
ASVAB TEST PREVIEW
Take the self assessment module quizzes to see if you are prepared to take the ASVAB test.
CALETTE'S LONGTIME FAVORITES
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators
This education site is chock full of resources for lessons, curriculum, clip art and much more!
CAREER READINESS PLANNING, CHANGES, PORTFOLIOS, ASSESSMENTS, TUT
ASVAB Career Exploration
A comprehensive career exploration and planning program.
The South Carolina College & Career Planning System, powered by KuderÂ®, is a comprehensive, research based approach to career ex
KUDER Career Planning System
Promote engagement in career planning, increase collaboration between school and home, and streamline curriculum development and
SCOIS Career Planner
SCOIS is a useful occupation and career site this is provided to all High School programs by the Horry-Georgetown School to Work
DRIVE FOR YOUR LIFE CAREER INTEREST INVENTORY
Drive of Your Life is a fun online career exploration game that helps middle-school and high school students learn more about th
MICROSOFT OFFICE Career Site for Job Seekers
KEIRSEY PERSONALITY TEST
The Keirsey Inventory is often used by career counselors to find out how your job might be pinching your personality and to sugg
PATHWAYS TO SUCCESS
Personal Pathways to Success provides educational and career planning resources that bring together all South Carolinians â stud
A collection of resources to assist you decide about your present or future career, college choices and more! It helps to know w
SOUTH CAROLINA INFORMATION HIGHWAY
Alphabetical list of South Carolina â Colleges and Universities
ART INSTITUTE OF CHARLESTON
The Art Institute of Charleston, a branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta, Georgia.
HORRY GEORGETOWN TECHNICAL COLLEGE
HGTC offers more than 70 programs of study in today's hottest career fields, pre-baccalaureate degree transfer programs, includi
COASTAL CAROLINA UNIVERSITY
Coastal Carolina University offers baccalaureate degrees in 40 major fields of study and 37 undergraduate minors in addition to
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA
USC offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs.
COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON
The College of Charleston Homepage: an overview of academic programs.
TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Trident Technical College is a public, two-year, multi-campus community college that provides quality education and promotes eco
FRANCIS MARION UNIVERSITY
Francis Marion University, founded in 1970, is one of South Carolina's 13 state-supported universities. As one of the state's si
DENMARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE
The College provides affordable, post-secondary education culminating in associate degrees, diplomas, or certificates, to citize
HORRY GEORGETOWN TECHNICAL COLLEGE RESOURCES
LINKS to all the information you need!
HORRY GEORGETOWN TECHNICAL COLLEGE CATALOG
COURSE CATALOG 2010-2011
Financial Aid Application Home Page
FINANCIAL AID & WHERE TO START!
Before Beginning a FAFSA Overview
STUDENT AID ON THE WEB
All you need to know and MORE!
MyFSA is your personal portfolio. When you create your account, we will provide you with a MyFSA account in which to store all y
STUDENT GUIDE TO WRITING RULES!
WRITING THE ACADEMIC PAPER
Materials for Students; grammar rules etc. when writing papers, etc.
An online dictionary chock full of resources and very user friendly.
Complete dictionary and encyclopedia for Technology and Computer terms and resources.
ABOUT.COM For Educators & Librarians
About.com is an online neighborhood of hundreds of helpful experts, eager to share their wealth of knowledge with visitors.
Urban Dictionary: Freshest Street Slang Defined
MERRIAM WEBSTER ONLINE
Dozens of built-in search options (both basic and advanced), directing users to just the right word from more than 470,000 entri
GAME OF THE WEEK!
Play by associating words with images. Itâs a great way to build your vocabulary or test your knowledge.
ESL and ABE
Merriam-Webster's English Learner's Online Dictionary is FANTASTIC!
WORD OF THE DAY
Great way to start off the day, learning a new word!
Welcome to the new Merriam-Webster's Word Central now reprogrammed for superior word power and language fun.
Another great site from Merriam Webster which makes learning vocabulary fun!
BUILD YOUR OWN DICTIONARY
You're the author of this unique dictionary!
DOWNLOADS FOR FREE!
SECURITY, VIRUS PROTECTION & REMOVAL AND MORE!
SAFETY AND SECURITY CENTER
WHY PAY HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS for Virus Protection when you can get it for free from the very best resource; Microsoft security up
MALICIOUS SOFTWARE REMOVAL TOOL FROM MICROSOFT
This tool checks your computer for infection by specific, prevalent malicious software (including Blaster, Sasser, and Mydoom) a
Great site if you're looking for a job!
Georgetown Workforce Center
MILITARY JOB APPLICATIONS
YOU CAN APPLY ONLINE! There are an astounding amount of benefits and different jobs waiting for you in any branch of our militar
MONSTER JOB SITE FOR S.C.
SC DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT & WORKFORCE
Providing services for unemployment benefits, job opportunities, and workforce services!
SC EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION
SC PALMETTO CONNECTIONS
LIVE NEWS BLOG: Up to the minute Information from the SC Dept. of Employment & Workforce. SUBSCRIBE to receive âon the spotâ new
SC VIRTUAL ONESTOP
The South Carolina Virtual OneStop Web site is an online tool to assist job seekers or students with job search. It also helps e
SOUTH CAROLINA JOB LINK
U.S. DEPT. OF LABOR BY INDEX
To try and simplify the site for the DEPT. OF LABOR, I have added this link which puts items of interest in order of TOPICS. Hop
UNITED STATES DEPT. OF LABOR
EVERYTHING you need to know regarding wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions;
Study for the WORKKEYS test!
WOMEN FOR HIRE
Great job site for women
SNOPES.COM RUMOR HAS IT!
JOBS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE? Then they probably are! Before you give ANY personal information to land a job that is really just a s
Featuring more than 66 lesson plans, 45 teaching tips, 230 downloads, 830 discussion topics, and 90 classroom resource picks.
ESOL INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCES
CHOCK full of great sites!
LITERACY ASSISTANCE CENTER RESOURCES
Chock full of resources for teachers, families, adults, professional development and MUCH more!
ACTIVITIES FOR ESL AND ABE STUDENTS
Quizzes, tests, exercises and puzzles to help you learn English as a Second Language (ESL) or Adult Ed., learner AND they are so
LEARN ENGLISH ONLINE: The Linguist Institute, a company devoted to making ANY language learning more efficient.
FAMILY LITERACY RESOURCES for ADULTS, TEACHERS & FAMILIES
Adult Literacy Education WIKI
Learn about adult literacy education here, including English language learning, numeracy, adult basic & secondary edu.
Reading Rockets is a national multimedia project offering information and resources on how young kids learn to read, why so many
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR LITERACY
Interactive Website for Adult Education Practitioners
Free Reading Materials and More1
FreeReading is a high-quality, open-source, free reading intervention program addressing literacy development which provides a 4
OZ READ AND SPELL
FABULOUS tool for Reading and Spelling!
FREE ONLINE CLASSES
ABOUT .COM UNIVERSITY
A huge collection of free online courses!
This game site is FULL of learning games as well as a CURRICULUM GUIDE for Teachers!
Earobics offers everything a teacher needs to target these struggling readers.â
FunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history)
Numerous FUN sites for learning vocabulary, FUN FOR ALL AGES!
WORLD OF WORDS
Just click on a vocabulary game and play it.
LEARNING VOCABULARY FUN!
The Fun Way to Build Vocabulary Skills!
GOVERNMENT UNITED STATES
INDEX of all IRS Forms & Publications
US POSTAL SERVICE
ZIP CODES LOOK UP!
CREDIT REPORT FOR FREE
Government site to get a FREE copy of your credit reports.
GRANTS & EDUCATION SUPPORT SITES
JONES OF NEW YORK
No, this isn't a shopping site. Jones of New York believes "Education is Always in Fashion". Full of grants, chats, support,
GrantStation is an online funding resource for organizations seeking grants throughout the world.
THE FOUNDATION CENTER
The Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grantmakers and their grants.
INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGY SUMMER CLASS 2009
INTERNET 4 CLASSROOMS
a free web portal designed to assist anyone who wants to find high-quality, free Internet resources to use in classroom instruct
A PORTAL of valuable information far too numerous to condense into a description. GOLDEN opportunities worth searching!
MATH GAMES FILE SHOW BBC
Full of fun math games which make it exciting to learn!
Math Cats is a site full of fun ways to explore numerous ways of learning for ALL levels!
Interactive learning for all NSR levels especially ESL and LITERACY
PEARLS from PBS
From PBS/NOVA a fun interactive math game which also gives the history of PEARLS!
Family membersâas children's first teachersâare crucial to student success. And the more adults become engaged in their children
Much more than a newspaper! This area is about cartoons; yes IMPORTANT for the GED test.
NEW YORK TIMES
The Learning Network for Teachers and Students
NEW YORK TIMES DAILY QUIZ
This DAILY QUIZ allows the student to go to the article, read it and answer the questions.
CAGLE TEACHERS' GUIDE FOR CARTOONS
The Professional Cartoonists Index web site in your classes. Developed lesson plans for using the editorial cartoons as a teachi
E SCHOOL NEWS
Top News for Educators and MUCH, MUCH MORE!
Build your vocabulary through never-ending games powered with real-world usage and tailored to your skill level.
GCF Learn Free
GCFLearnFree.org, formerly GCF Global Learning, is owned by the GCF Community Foundation. Goodwill Industries of Eastern North C
THE BBC EDUCATION HOMEPAGE
Online learning, support and advice from the BBC
BBC Interactive Learning
English, Math and more from the BBC Education Site. Exceptional games, quizzes, worksheets & teaching tools
Kathy Schrock has done it again with a multitude of math sites for teachers as well as students!
ANYTHING and everything FREE FOR TEACHERS!
ANYTHING and everything FREE FOR PARENTS!
ANYTHING and everything FREE FOR STUDENTS!
TEACHERS EDUCATION SITE
More educational materials from Microsoft for Education!
TEMPLATES FOR EDUCATORS
All the ready made resources needed AND MORE!
The online news paper for the Myrtle Beach area. Full of great links, including the NIE
N.I.E. NEWS PAPER IN EDUCATION
The Sun News in Education
ORGANIZERS FOR LIFE
A JACKPOT of information on how to organize your life from A - Z!
THE ORGANIZING NETWORK
The Organizing Network guides, encourages and educates members about basic principles of organizing by offering support, focus a
PORTAPORTALS web-based bookmarking utilities from teachers aroun
MRS. ELIAS PORTAL
A potpourri for teachers; from grants to professional development!
Women Expanding /
â¢ AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION
The mission of the ALA is to provide leadership for the development, promotion and improvement of library and information servic
Is this a real WARNING?
BOGUS WEBSITE SEARCH ENGINES
The definitive Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.
Hoax-Slayer allows Internet users to check the veracity of common email hoaxes and aims to counteract criminal activity by publi
GOOGLE SCAM SITE ARTICLES
Suspicious sites and what to look for from GOOGLE.
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
The bureau for consumer protections against fraud, scams and identify theft.
GOOGLE INFO ON SUSPICIOUS WEB SITES
Suspicious sites and what to look for
SKILLS TUTOR PROGRAM
MY SKILLS TUTOR
SkillsTutor online curriculum provides lessons and activities in reading, language arts, writing, math, science, information ski
US GOVERNMENT Information by Topic
Packed full of government resources TOO numerous to mention!!!
TEACHER WEBSITES FROM USA
NUMEROUS Adult basic and literacy education services from Adult Ed., in PA
ABLE Life Long Learning from Pennsylvania
GED LESSON PLANS
WORK FORCE DEVELOPMENT
This is chock full of information for high school, GED and/or Workkeys teachers!
ADULT ED., & GED
Whether you have taken the GED academy or not, this site is fantastic for anyone in Adult Ed.
FLORIDA TECH NET
An informational and professional development site serving adult educators and students throughout Florida.
MARSHALL ABE FOR MINNESOTA
It can be used for ABE and ESL. Vocabulary studies can be drawn from the lessons. Best part..it is free!
OHIO Resource Center
Numerous Resources for Educators
GEORGETOWN County Schools
GCSD Web Resources
GCSD Career Transition Specialist
Calette W. Smith School Webpage
S.C. New EEDA Act
Adult Ed. Website for the GED
DR. VIRGINIA SIMMONS PORTAL
Horry County Director's Portal Site of Links which is FANTASTIC!
HORRY COUNTY SCHOOLS
HORRY COUNTY ADULT EDUCATION SITE
FANTASTIC resources from Horry County Adult Ed.
WV ABE PORTA PORTAL
GRAFTON WV, High School
Taylor County High School Portaportal
WV ADULT EDUCATION
ENORMOUS amount of useful information for students, educators and much more!!!
EDUTOPIA What Works in Public Education
A MUST!!! Through the Edutopia site, Edutopia magazine, and Edutopia video, we spread the word about ideal, interactive learning
EDUTOPIA List of Technical Sites
This list is ENDLESS, so browse it on your own!
FREE MATERIALS With all the budget cuts, why pay when you can ge
FREE GOVERNMENT RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS
FREE from the government!!!
Skills Assessment for Computer Based Learning
This resource is designed for the learner to self-assess, check and confirm the skills and knowledge they have that will assist
TECHNOLOGY Tutorials for Schools
Have fun while learning to keyboard!
Free keyboarding games!
FREE KEYBOARDING SITES
Check them out on your own!
LEE'S FREE TYPING SCHOOL
Free online learning tools for keyboarding
Check them out on your own!
TYPE ON LINE
Great free typing tutor!
CRABBY OFFICE LADY
When computer problems make you CRABBY, the CRABBY OFFICE LADY has solutions for days where computer problems and frustrations s
OHIO Resource Center
Workplace skills and much more!
The E-learning website for Administration, Career Guidance, Students and Instructors
VIRTUAL SCHOOLS TRAINING
Information on how the Virtual H.S. works! Are you ready?
To help make the right decision about enrolling in an online course, this Student Online Readiness Tool (SORT) to rate each of t
VIRTUAL H.S. STUDENTS
South Carolina Virtual Schools enrollment and current student page
SOUTH CAROLINA VIRTUAL SCHOOLS
EVERYTHING you wanted to know about the SC Virtual Schools program for students, educators and professional development!
GED ONLINE CLASSES
ITTS & PRE-GED
The site to log in to the ITTS or the PRE-GED learning site!
NEW VIRTUAL LEARNERS
LEARNING STYLE INVENTORY
After you complete this, print out your results!
UNITE FOR SIGHT
Volunteers receive hands-on training in international community-based eye care, public health, and international development, an
WIZARD FOR GED
This page will allow you to Register on-line, Check Test Roster Information, Check on Test Seat Availability, Order Duplicate Tr
Register for the GED On-Line