Government Related Links

Alta Regional Center (ALTA): A California-based non-profit corporation that assists people with mental retardation or other developmental disabilities and their familys make use of essential public and private services. Twenty-one state contracted centers exist throughout CA.

California Department of Education (CDE) - Acronyms: As the name implies.

CaliforniaDepartment of Education (CDE) - Directory of Schools: Directory of open, closed, and merged California Schools and Districts including addresses, phone numbers, and CDS Codes.

California Department of Mental Health - Network of Care : An online education resource for government agencies as well ad the general public. A comprehensive service directory, links to pertinent web sites across the nation, a comprehensive, easy to use library, a public advocacy tool, community message board, and many others.

California - State Homepage: California departments and agencies.

Congressional Biographical Directory - U.S.A. Congress: Biograhies of serving congresspeole.

DefenseLINK - U.S. Department of Defense: Department of Defenxe news.

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF): DREDF is a national law and policy center dedicated to protecting and advancing the civil rights of persons with disabilities through legislation, litigation, advocacy, technical assistance, and education/training of attorneys, advocates, etc.

ED Prods - U.S. Department of Education Products: This site is intended to help you identify and order U.S. Department of Education products.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

FedWorld Information Network: FedWorld was established by The National Technical Information Service ( NTIS), an agency of the U.S Department of Commerce, to serve as the online locator service for a comprehensive inventory of information disseminated by the Federal Government.

FileAmerica - Gov. Forms: Online forms for federal, state, and local agencies. Contains forms from car registration, taxes, and even fishing licenses.

Food and Drug Administration (FDA): Consumer information via the FDA.

Library of Congress: The site mission is to make the LofC resources available and useful to the Congress and the American people and to sustain and preserve a universal collection of knowledge and creativity for future generations.

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA): NARA ensures ready access to essential evidence . . .that documents the rights of American citizens, the actions of federal officials, and the national experience.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) - U.S.A.: Federal Government. NIH mission is uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health for everyone. Tons of health-related information, resources, links, etc.

Portals to the World (Library of Congress): Contains selective links providing authoritative, in-depth information about the nations and other areas of the world. Links are arranged by country/area sorted intoa wide range of broad categories.

Social Security Death Index Interactive Search: As the name implies, ameans to research the social security system to uncover deaths/locales.

Supreme Court Collection: As the name implies, a cataloging of the U.S. Supreme Court decisions. Housed at Cornell University.

TEACH California: TEACH California is designed to provide information needed become a credentialed teacher in California. The sections within the Web site have been organized to answer your questions regarding the requirements for becoming a teacher, teaching jobs, etc.

U.S. Department of Education: The homepage of the U.S. Department of Education.

U.S. Department of Education: My Profile: A way to personalize your research of the U.S. Department of Education publications. Free service.

United States House of Representatives: Link to House operations, informations, representatives, etc.

United States Senate: Link to Senate operations, informations, senators, etc.

White House - U.S.A.: Information, on/about the U.S. White House. Current and historical data.