A.E.R.O Special Education Cooperative

7600 South Mason Avenue
Burbank, Illinois 60459

Main Office: 708.496.3330
Report Absence: 708.496.4355
Fax Line: 708.496.3920
TTY Line: 708.496.0163

Hours: 7:00am-4:00pm

P.R.I.D.E. Alternative School

4201 West 93rd Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Main Office: 708.496.4380
Report Absence: 708.496.4355
Fax Line: 708.857.4711

Hours: 7:00am-4:00pm



Online Database Resources and Instruction

Oak Lawn Public Library Databases

Renaissance Learning - Renaissance Learning. Software, hardware, and professional development that help K-12 educators personalize practice and individualize instruction.

Study Island - is a leading provider of standards-based assessment, instruction, and test preparation software programs for K-12 students.

Online Resources
EasyBib- A suite of interactive tools designed to aid students with their online research, from selecting a search engine and finding some relevant sources, to citing those resources.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence - More than 1600 federal teaching and learning resources organized by subject: art, history, language arts, math, science, and others

Google Scholar - Provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles.

Merriam Webster - Free online dictionary, thesaurus, spanish-english and medical dictionaries, audio pronunciations, Word of the Day, word games,

The World Factbook - This site provides information on history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.

Free Software Apps for Home
Educational Tool Apps - Sign up for Verizon Educational Tools* on your wireless account. Then download the mobile app for exclusive offers from Scholastic, TinyTap, and all of our other education partners.

Google Earth - Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, from galaxies in outer space to the canyons of the ocean.

Microsoft Mathematics - Microsoft Mathematics provides a graphing calculator that plots in 2D and 3D, step-by-step equation solving, and useful tools to help students with math and science studies.

Microsoft Photo Story - Create slideshows using your digital photos.

Microsoft World Wide Telescope - Enables your computer to function as a virtual telescope, bringing together imagery from the best telescopes in the world.

Paint.NET - Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software for computers that run Windows.

Periodic Table - The application contains all the elements of the Periodic Table along with images of the elements in their natural state, as well as lots of other information and interactive displays.

Rapid Typing - Improve your typing skills through a series of easy lessons! Learning how to type properly without looking at the keyboard is simple.

Seterra Geography - Seterra is a challenging educational geography game with more than 100 different exercises. Learn about countries, capitals, oceans, flags and cities in Africa, Europe, South America, North America, Asia and Australia, using outline map exercises!

XMind - XMind is intended to assist users in capturing ideas, organizing various charts, and share them with collaboration.

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