Resources

General

New Mexico Public Education Department

The New Mexico Public Education Department website has resources for parents and students, including an explanation of Common Core standards, a listing of school grades and rankings, and information about statewide testing.

http://ped.state.nm.us/ped/index.html

Sunshine Portal Link

The New Mexico Sunshine Portal was created pursuant to the Sunshine Portal Transparency Act, NMSA 10-16D-1 et. seq, to provide public access to state government budgets, expenditures, revenue and specific public school district information, and to make such information accessible on one central website. The Sunshine Portal Transparency Act was enacted by the Fiftieth Legislature, First Session and signed into law by Governor Susana Martinez on March 30, 2011.

http://www.sunshineportalnm.com/

School-Specific

PowerSchool Parent Portal

The PowerSchool Parent Portal provides a place for parents to login to the ATDA attendance and grading system in order to view up-to-the-minute data on student progress. Parents may also configure the system to automatically send out reports via E-mail at specific intervals.

http://atdscs.powerschool.com

IDEAL-NM

IDEAL-NM provides eLearning services to New Mexico PK-12 schools, higher education institutions, and government agencies, reducing geographic and capacity barriers to educational opportunity while increasing the digital literacy skills students need to participate in a global economy.  ATDA students have access to IDEAL coursework through their portal site.

http://ideal.blackboard.com

ATDA Library Catalogue

Using Follett Destiny, students and other individuals can search the options available in the ATDA Library as well as connect to a variety of databases and other services.

https://atdscs.follettdestiny.com

Classzone

Classzone, sponsored by McDougal Littell, the publisher of most of ATDA textbooks, is an online resource database for students featuring practice assessments, games and activities, and other reinforcements.

http://www.classzone.com/

Content Area-Based

Varsity Tutors

Varsity Tutors features over 100,000 professionally written problems and thousands of distinct practice tests across 150 subjects, including foreign languages, history, math, and science at all levels of sophistication.

http://www.varsitytutors.com

Education Portal

Education Portal is a site that hosts free college and AP content for students with the option of earning college credit through their endorsement procedure.  It is a great resource for video content!

http://education-portal.com/academy/course/index.html

Free Math Help

Free Math Help is a database-oriented website that provides quick lessons for math students in all high school subjects as well as several handy tools, including Calculus calculators!

http://www.freemathhelp.com/

Mathway

Mathway is a website that features a handy calculator with specific functions for Calculus and Trigonometry, as well as some simpler tools.

http://www.mathway.com/

Cool Math

Cool Math is a comprehensive Math-based website with several exciting features, including an online graphing calculator and math puzzles.

http://www.coolmath.com/

Hooda Math

Hooda Math is a Math website featuring games, movies, tutorials, and worksheets.

http://hoodamath.com/

Math Calculators

This website features many handy Internet-based calculators for, well, calculating!

http://www.calculator.net/math-calculator.html

Basic Guide to Essay Writing

This page features several easy-to-follow steps to aid students in the process of writing solid essays.

http://lklivingston.tripod.com/essay/

Resource Suggestion?

Students, parents, and staff members of ATDA!  If you would like a link added to the ATDA Resource page, please E-mail your suggestion to mdavis@atdscs.org for consideration!

Please note that ONLY suggestions from individuals associated with our school will be considered - we do NOT accept solicitations or outside suggestions!