Useful Links

24 Hour Museum The UK's official guide to over 3,000 museums, galleries, exhibitions and heritage attractions. 24 Hour Museum offers daily arts news, exhibition reviews, listings and in-depth online trails, as well as having a comprehensive, fully searchable, database of over 3,000 cultural institutions.
Apple Education Apple Hardware and Software in Education
BBC Education News  
BBC World Class Resources for schools across the world
BECTA Becta is a UK agency which supports all four UK education departments in their strategic ICT developments.
BETT Show BETT is the world's leading educational information & communications technologies (ICT) event
Blogger Guide to creating a Blog

Brighton and Hove Council

 
British Library Direct  
Counselling Directory Search for counselling services in your area
DfES Department for Education and Skills
East Sussex Community Information Service (ESCIS) Provides information on local organisations, clubs and services across East Sussex and Brighton & Hove
Future Curriculum Developments The QCA site
GEOS For International Students to improve their English Language skills
Google Earth Google Earth combines satellite imagery, maps and the power of Google Search to put the world's geographic information at your fingertips.
Guardian- Education Supplement  
Guggenheim Museum  
History Resources Schoolhistory site - online history lessons, revision, games, worksheets, quizzes and links.
InclusiveTechnology Inclusive Technology provides the very best special educational needs software, switches and computer access devices, simple communication aids and assistive technology for learners with a physical disability, sensory impairment or learning difficulty.
Interactive Whiteboard Presentation Materials Espresso is an extensive library of high quality, video rich broadband teaching resources and student activities that motivates pupils and supports teachers
Learning English LearnEnglish is a free site that helps learners and teachers of English
Life Coach Directory Search for a life coach or NLP practitioner near you
Maths Doctor Help  for GCSE and A level maths teachers and pupils
Meeting Tomorrow This site has some very good resources and information on interactive whiteboards
The Museum of Modern Art  
National Archive  
The National Gallery  
NUT National Union of Teachers site
Promethean Global leader in interactive whiteboards and assessment technologies
Right Here Brighton and Hove Lots of information about free activities for 16 – 25 year olds, as well as details about how young people in this age group can get involved in campaigning and volunteering.

Qualifications and Curriculum Authority  
Raw Resume A guide that goes in depth about resume organization and how to create a selling personal brand statement. 
Resume Baking This site specializes in building your own resume and you can see samples as well.
School Zone An excellent and professional website offering educational and emotional support to teachers, parents, pupils and schools
SEN Teacher Resources Resources, freeware downloads, links and documents for those involved in the education of pupils with learning difficulties, autism and other special educational needs.
Study in England Study in England information for students
Tate Online  
Teach ICT It provides free materials, lesson plans and ideas to help with Key Stage three (KS3), GCSE,AS and A2.
Teachers' TV An innovative television channel and website which enables teachers and schools to learn by sharing practical ideas and information.
Times Educational Supplement  
Tutor Hunt Private Tutors for home tuition
UCAS Managing applications to UK higher education courses
UNISON Union for those people who work in public services, the voluntary and private sectors

Jobs/Careers

Adzuna Job Search site
Agency Central Recruitment Agencies and Jobs
Apprenticeships in Sussex This site will help you search for apprenticeship training in Sussex.
Apprenticeships Another useful apprenticeship site
Brighton Local Jobs Search Local Brighton Jobs here. Find local careers in Brighton and search for work in Brighton .
Brighton and Hove Jobs (BEACH) BEACH, 'the only place to go for employability advice in Brighton and Hove which is designed for young people by young people'.
Bubble Jobs The latest online marketing, eCommerce, social media, digital, display advertising, SEM, web design and development and graphic design jobs from the UK’s top employers
CV Library UK's leading independent job site. Candidates are able to apply directly to over 125,000 live vacancies from across the UK, covering over 70 different sectors.
E4s Student Jobs, Internships And Graduate Jobs
Gigajob Gigajob is one of the biggest job sites worldwide with about 10 million jobs in 146 countries and 38 languages
Jobbydoo Jobbydoo allows users to search for job opportunities quickly and efficiently, by aggregating job vacancies from all UK career sites, job boards and recruitment agencies.
Jobhero Great career-related information, including sample resume content for thousands of job titles.
Jobmanji Jobmanji is a website showing job vacancies in several areas including Brighton
JobTop Search jobs from thousands of company recruitment pages and job board sites, saving the trouble of having to visit each site individually. Upload and manage your resumes which can be discovered by potential employers
Neuvoo Jobs search
Outdoorjac outdoor adventure jobs, seasonal work placements and qualification based training courses in the outdoor leisure industry
Trovit job vacancies in Brighton and Hove
The Youth Employability Service (YES) the main service which offers employability advice to young people in the city

 

Free Images

Chicago Daily News (55,000 indexed images from 1902-1933 taken from the chicago daily news which can be copied so long as a credit is listed)
Clipart School clipart for educational purposes.
Creatas (not free, but very 'modern'-looking)
Free Digital Photos Thousands of royalty free images for websites, PowerPoint, newsletters, forums, blogs, schools and homework
FreeFoto (free photographs index under categories for ease of access, but there are requirements and restrictions)
Iconaholic (fabulous XP-style icons here. See his terms and conditions)
Pics4Learning a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students
PD Photo is a repository for free public domain photos
Scran a subscription service that is available really cheaply through JISC - it has over 1,000,000 resouces that have been copyright cleared for use in education
UVics for basic skills and ESOL contexts - can be used in Hot Potatoes matching exercises
Which? University Which? has recently launched a dedicated website for students going into higher education, Which? University. The website is a free-to-use, independent source of information and advice to help you find the right degree course and university - featuring a simple-to-use search tool that lets you filter course results on the things that matter most to you, real-life student insights from nearly 300 UK universities and colleges, plus expert advice on everything from applications to student finance.
ZigZag Education educational resources for schools and teachers

Local Adult Education Colleges

Friends Centre
City College Brighton
Northbrook College
Sussex Downs College
Brighton & Hove Learning Partnership
Portslade Community College

Travel

5B Bus Times  
AA Traffic News  
AA Route Planner  
Brighton and Hove Bus Company  
GoEuro Finding the best way to travel
Google Map The best map site
National Rail Enquiries  
Street Map another useful mapping site
Trainline for rail timetables and tickets

 

Weather

Local 5 day forecast

Finding Postcodes, Telephone Numbers

BT UK Directory Enquiries The online BT Phone Book
BT International Directory Enquiries Dialling codes for any country
Royal Mail Find a postcode
Yellow Pages Search Yell.com for business details

Search Engines

Altavista
Ask
BBCi
Google
Yahoo

External Examination Boards

AQA  
EDEXCEL  
IBO  
WJEC  

Brighton

Brighton Argus Brighton Argus
My Brighton and Hove Living history of Brighton and Hove
Brighton Magazine Events and news in Brighton

Encyclopedias/Dictionaries

AskOxford.com  
Britannica  
Oxford English Dictionary  
Wordsmyth Dictionary