Education Resources

Check out our favorite resources for education!  Have another favorite that you want us to share?  Let us know at: education@nextstepnetworking.com

Favorite EDU Chrome Extensions & Add-Ons

Want to show what a student is doing on the Chromebook to your classroom display system but you don’t have a Chromecast?  No problem!  Simply install this awesome extension and make your teacher computer a Cast destination!

Google Cast for Education Link

With this extension, you can get your students on the right page, quickly and reliably every time. You can also post announcements, create assignments, or save webpages to post to Classroom later.

The Share to Classroom extension gets you to webpages your teacher shares, without you having to type out the whole URL. You can also push web pages directly to your teacher.

Share to Classroom Extension Link

Education Grants & Funding

Federal Grants Clearinghouse www.grants.gov

Online Foundation Directory www.foundationcenter.org

Independent Grant Resource www.grantsalert.com

US Department of Education http://www2.ed.gov/fund/grants-apply.html?src=pn

US Department of Agriculture http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services

National Science Foundation www.nsf.gov

Council on Foundations www.cof.org

American Grant Writer’s Assoc. www.agwa.us

  1. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation www.gatesfoundation.org
  2. Walton Family Foundation, Inc. www.waltonfamilyfoundation.org
  3. W. K. Kellogg Foundation www.wkkf.org
  4. Ford Foundation www.fordfoundation.org
  5. The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation www.buffettscholarships.org
  6. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation www.rwjf.org
  7. The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation www.hewlett.org
  8. Silicon Valley Community Foundation www.siliconvalleycf.org
  9. Foundation to Promote Open Society www.opensocietyfoundations.org
  10. Lilly Endowment, Inc. www.lillyendowment.org

Advancing Informal STEM Learning

RGK Foundation

American Honda Foundation

Entertainment Software Association Foundation

Land O’Lakes Foundation

Wells Fargo

Charlotte Martin Foundation

Farrell Family Foundation

Lockheed Martin Corporate Foundation

Dominion Foundation

Verizon Foundation

National Weather Association Sol Hirsch Education Fund

Charlotte Martin Foundation

Toyota USA Foundation

Wallace Foundation

Reiman Foundation

Applied Materials Foundation

Bayer USA Foundation

Google RISE

IEEE Foundation

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering

Harry Chapin Foundation

National Education Foundation

Lockheed Martin Foundation

ACH-Hach High School Chemistry Classroom Grant

Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams Grant

Shell Science Teaching Award

Project Learning Tree GreenWorks! Grant

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