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|Portal To Best Online Homework Sites Launched At HomeworkSpot.com|
Developed by StartSpot Mediaworks, publisher of the highly acclaimed LibrarySpot.com reference portal, HomeworkSpot.com (http://www.homeworkspot.com) is a free site that
provides the very best online K-12 homework helpers in one high-utility, educational spot. HomeworkSpot.com is a powerful new resource that provides easy access to the best online homework helpers for English, math, science, social studies, art, music, technology, foreign language, life skills, health and more. Featured sites are organized into
grade-appropriate categories for elementary, middle and high school.
"There is no shortage of educational content on the Web," said Lauren Zollinger, StartSpot Mediaworks editorial director. "With the leadership of educators, librarians and journalists on our staff and the help of students, teachers and parents around the country, we've brought the best resources to the surface and organized them into age-appropriate categories.
HomeworkSpot.com is designed to empower students, arouse their curiosity, save them time, expose them to real world applications and support their efforts to grow and explore."
Having trouble with math? Query a mathematician, look-up information
in a math glossary or try some practice problems. Need a science fair project
idea? Discover sites that spark ideas and provide step-by-step help. Want
to practice French? Read newspapers from Paris or look-up vocabulary words.
Published by StartSpot Mediaworks, Inc. (http://www.startspot.com), HomeworkSpot.com is the newest site in a growing network of award-winning vertical information portals designed to make finding the best topical information on the Internet a quick, easy and enjoyable experience. Current sites in the StartSpot.com Network include LibrarySpot.com, BookSpot.com, GovSpot.com, CinemaSpot.com and others. Collectively, they have received more than 60 awards and honors. Headquartered in the Northwestern University/Evanston Research Park in Evanston, Ill., StartSpot Mediaworks strives to create exemplary, high-utility Web resources that also engage, enlighten and inspire.
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