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GTD NINJA: 50+ Websites For the Kickass Control Freak. We admit it: we're control freaks.

GTD NINJA: 50+ Websites For the Kickass Control Freak

We wanna control every single aspect of our lives...and with the latest Web 2.0 tools, we already can. Here are my picks for the 50 or so best new tools to Get Things Done: also check out James Mowery's recent guide to personal productivity. Backpack - Make to-do lists, notes, files, calendars and reminders that can be sent to your email or phone at scheduled times. Teach yourself to code. The World Factbook. The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

The World Factbook

We read every letter, fax, or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate. However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us. Contact Information Submit questions or comments online By postal mail: Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, D.C. 20505 By phone:(703) 482-0623Open during normal business hours.

By fax:(571) 204-3800(please include a phone number where we may call you) Contact the Office of Inspector General Contact the Employment Verification Office Before contacting us: Please check our site map, search feature, or our site navigation on the left to locate the information you seek. Book Summaries, Test Preparation & Homework Help. Information is Beautiful. Free Online Course Materials. Apprends gratuitement l'anglais, l'espagnol, l'allemand, le portuguais et l'italien. Take Open Courses From Top Universities.

Learn. Learn typing at the speed of thought! Typing lessons that work. This is keybr.com, a web application that will help you teach touch typing.

Learn typing at the speed of thought! Typing lessons that work.

Touch typing is typing without using the sense of sight to find the keys. A person possessing touch typing skills will know their location on the keyboard through muscle memory. It can improve any individual's typing speed and accuracy dramatically. This is a short tutorial that will explain how does this application works. You can use the left and right arrow keys to navigate through these slides. Teacher Resources and Tools. Beyond Google, Wikipedia and other generic reference sites, the Internet boasts a multitude of search engines, dictionaries, reference desks & databases that have organized and archived information for quick and easy searches.

Teacher Resources and Tools

In this list, we’ve compiled just 100 of our favorites, for teachers, students, hypochondriacs, procrastinators, bookworms, sports nuts and more. Dictionaries and More When you need a quick definition or want more specialized results that display synonyms, rhyming words and slang, turn to this list that is perfect for students or writers. OneLook: This no-frills online dictionary lets you look up basic definitions, related words, phrases and more. Teacher References. Vsauce. Udemy: Online Courses Anytime, Anywhere.

Lessons. W3Schools Online Web Tutorials. Khan Academy. Investopedia - Educating the world about finance. Free online courses from the world's best universities. Livemocha - Free Online Language Learning - Free Lessons Online. Free online speed reading software. Digital Public Library of America. Human Anatomy: Learn All About the Human Body at InnerBody.com.

Activate Your Mind! Reference, Facts, News - Free and Family-friendly Resources - Refdesk.com. Best free courses & lectures. Updated June 29, 2012 Not every teacher is a great teacher.

Best free courses & lectures

Learn typing at the speed of thought! Typing lessons that work. Psychological/ Interpersonal. Psychology / Sociology. 101 Excellent Resources And Tools For Students Of Any Age. Whether you’re a student just starting the school year or you’re a lifelong learner like me, you’ll find resources, tools and a ton of fun stuff to stash in your virtual backpack. If you find these resources helpful, please share this post with your friends. 750 Free Online Courses from Top Universities. Advertisement Get 1200 free online courses from the world’s leading universities — Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley, Oxford and more.

750 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

You can download these audio & video courses (often from iTunes, YouTube, or university web sites) straight to your computer or mp3 player. Over 30,000 hours of free audio & video lectures, await you now. Humanities & Social Sciences Art & Art History Courses. Alchemy Websites: Hundreds of Internet Sites Devoted to Ancient and Modern Alchemy. The Emerald Tablet The origin of the tablet is lost in legends that go back more than 10,000 years.

Alchemy Websites: Hundreds of Internet Sites Devoted to Ancient and Modern Alchemy.

But its words have survived. The Emerald Tablet web page contains a translation and recounts how the original tablet was placed in the King's Chamber of the Great Pyramid of Cheops.Synesius' Epilogue on the Emerald Tablet is from an ancient text reprinted in Basil Valentine's Triumphant Chariot of Antimony. The Emerald Tablet of Isaac Newton is the Father of Physics' personal translation of the tablet. The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You've Never Heard Of.

Is it possible to conduct research without Google?

The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You've Never Heard Of

YES! In fact, it’s NECESSARY for college-level research. Google and other Internet search engines are great tools for researching the basics of any subject. 11 Things You Shouldn’t Leave For School Without. When you first arrive at college you will be introduced to problems that you never knew existed.

11 Things You Shouldn’t Leave For School Without

While no list will ever include a solution to all of your ills, this one hits on some things that you may not have considered. Here are some cool and fairly undiscovered websites which will solve many of your everyday issues. Trust me – finding these sites now will save you a ton of time. – Instead of looking through dozens of different websites for books, this websites finds the cheapest books offered on the internet, and shows the prices from all the other websites as well. What other sites or apps can you recommend to a new college student?

20 Useful Websites Every Student Should Know About. I’ve always been a sucker for shiny new websites that let me do things more efficiently – or at least in a novel way.

20 Useful Websites Every Student Should Know About

As a result, I probably spent way too much time in my classes browsing productivity and website review blogs, r/InternetIsBeautiful on Reddit, and other places. Whatever lecture time I missed out on, though, I made up at least in part though finding a ton of websites that helped me be more productive as a student. Additionally, becoming a walking encyclopedia of web tools helped when it came to group projects; I was often able to suggest tools that helped my groups get work done far faster than normal.

Today, I’m dipping into that knowledge pool and combining whatever I find with some additional current research. Here’s the result: 20 incredibly useful websites I think you should know about if you’re a student. The 37 Best Websites To Learn Something New — Life Learning. Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and technology topics.

25 Best Sites for Free Educational Videos. RefSeek's guide to the 25 best online resources for finding free educational videos. With the exception of BrainPOP and Cosmeo, all listed sites offer their extensive video libraries for free and without registration. Academic Earth Thousands of video lectures from the world's top scholars. academicearth.org Big Think. Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills.

10 Websites To Learn A Word A Day & Enrich Your Vocabulary. There are only two ways to learn new words ““ read and use. Think about it, a word a day translates to nearly 300 words over the course of a year; and many more over a lifetime. An expanded vocabulary not only helps to ace tests like SAT/ACT, but also opens up the language that we speak every day. Read a great speech and see how it moves you. LEARN. Education/Learning. Lessons to learn. Free Education Tools. Online Learning Resources. Online Education. Languages. Literacy. General Science Resources.

Creativity. Language tools.