Collection of Government Websites

The Internet is not only ideally suitable for gathering data but also for learning and transmitting policy suggestions. The environment, after all, is not bounded by local and state borders.

If your students discover some important findings, they can express their outcomes and interpretations for all to see.

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The Education section at provides a range of resources for students and educators, ranging from Child Care and Exchange Students to Financial Aid and Resources for Teachers.  learn more

resource URL thumbnail Web Portal is the federal government's online guide to government information and services. Pick the topic and you can get information on it here. provides a portal to…  learn more

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US Courts

US Courts provides an overview of our complex judiciary system. An advantage of this site is that it is up-to-date; it is often hard to find very recent…  learn more

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State and Local Government Internet Directory

This web site provides convenient one-stop access to the websites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments. The site has some serious formatting issues at…  learn more

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Center for Civic Education: Teaching Resources

The Center's mission is to promote an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to democratic principles and actively engaged in the practice of democracy. The Center has reached more…  learn more

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The White House: K12 Education Resources

While the current White House web site does not have an area specifically designed for students, many parts of the web site will be of interest. This example…  learn more