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Essential Links

School's Out - Check here for the latest schedule changes at MSD.
Elementary and Secondary Education Act - This is the Official site of the Elementary & Secondary Education Act.
Kids Health - This site is founded by the Nemours Foundation, an organization dedicated to improving the health and spirit of children. It has links for Parents, Kids, and Teens to help them through the rigors of everything from homework to puberty to college prep and the application process. Each site has graphics and topics appropriate for the audience and has a sister-site in Spanish .
The ASL-Cochlear Implant Community - Connecting people to a place where they can share stories, ask questions, and learn more about different issues related with the Cochlear Implant, Sign Language, and the Deaf community.
Maryland Learning Links - Maryland Learning Links is the one place to visit for information, guidance and resources related to Special Education and Early Intervention in Maryland.
Financial Aid for Disabled Students - Welcome to our financial aid and scholarship guide for students with disabilities, one of the few comprehensive and simple-to-use directories of its kind. Below is a listing of numerous scholarship options for students with disabilities that range from national financial aid opportunities to local opportunities within the United States and Canada. Each scholarship profile indicates whether online programs at accredited colleges or universities are eligible for the award.

Deaf-Related Links

Schools for the Deaf - Links to deaf schools around the country and also the world.
American Society for Deaf Children - ASDC is an national, independent non-profit organization whose purpose is providing support, encouragement, and information to families raising children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
The Deaf Resource Library is a virtual library -- an online collection of reference material and links intended to educate and inform people about Deaf cultures in Japan and the United States; as well as deaf and hard of hearing related topics.
CEASD - CEASD provides an opportunity for professional educators to work together for the improvement of schools and educational programs for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.
ASLTA - American Sign Language Teachers Association
DeafLife - The Deaf Community Magazine. News, issues, concerns and discussions.
MDAD - Maryland Association of the Deaf - A better Maryland for all!
NAD - National Association of the Deaf - information on its mission, programs and services.
WFD - The official website of the World Federation of the Deaf.
Deaf Sources - Chat, Deaf Kids, and News.
DCMP - Offers free-loan described and captioned educational media and provides a clearinghouse of information related to educational media access.
Maryland Kids of Deaf Adults (MDKODA) - MDKODA strives to provide various fun activities for families, offer workshops for parents to help their children with the dual identity process, and to form an unity between hearing kids and deaf parents in a group setting.
Hands and Voices - [Website | Brochure] is dedicated to supporting families with children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing without a bias around communication modes or methodology.

Maryland Government

Governor of Maryland - Maryland Government's Official Website
Maryland Government History - Information about government and its history
Maryland Manual On-Line - Published by the Maryland State Archives, the Maryland Manual On-Line is updated daily.
O.D.H.H - Maryland Office of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing
Maryland Relay - A public service provided by the State enables people who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, DeafBlind or Speech Disabled to communicate by TTY (text telephone) with any standard phone user.
Frederick County Commission on Disabilities - Dedicated to disability awareness and accesibility
Maryland Department of Budget and Management - Links to Employment in other State Agencies
Maryland State Department of Education - Introduction to the MSDE Agency Website, with links to recent news releases and videos.
Frederick County Public Schools
Click here to link to the Frederick County Public Schools. You can view their curriculum from this site.
Maryland Electronic Capital - All about Maryland

Schools and Kids

Homework Desk: Study Guides - The subjects that you study in school are important for your grades, but who says that learning has to be boring? Online study guides can help you to learn more about your school subjects, such as math, science or social studies. (Thanks Ms. Deborah Ward & Rachel from Delaware)
ProQuest K-12 - Digital teaching and learning solutions for k-12 schools and libraries.
List K-12 Internet School Site - List of school websites in Maryland.
Maryland Kid's Page - Lots of information about Maryland for kids.
Discovery School - This site is part of the Discovery Channel. It has links for Parents, Students, and Teachers. Check out BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper.
refdesk.com - This link will guide you to help with homework at all grade levels.
elementaryschools.org - List of private and public elementary schools in USA

Cyber Protection

K9 Web Protection - Free Internet Filtering and Parental Controls
Web of Trust - Safe Browsing Tool
AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition - Award winning protection to meet your basic security needs

Deaf Sports

Eastern Schools for the Deaf  Athletic Association - MSD is a member school of ESDAA.
USA Deaf Sports Federation - Events Calendar, Links to National Sports Organizations and Information on Deaf World Games. 
CISS - International Committee of Sports for the Deaf - its mission, programs and services.