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Internet2 for Minnesota K-12 Schools
Internet2 for Minnesota K-12 Schools
TIES works with the University of Minnesota to coordinate efforts relating to the Internet 2 network for Minnesota K-12 schools.

Internet 2 is a high speed, dedicated network that was originally created for research universities. Internet 2 also represents groups of people who develop projects that take advantage of high speed capacity of Internet 2 around common frameworks. For K-12, the Internet 2 network is used for a variety of distance learning opportunities, including video field trips, remote instrumentation, and using large sets of data.

For more information on Internet 2, visit http://www.internet2.edu/.


Resources and Projects Using Internet2
The list of resources includes classroom projects, databases of projects and websites of information about Internet2 applications.

Acceptable Use Policies for Internet2
The first step for getting started with Internet2 is reading and signing the Acceptable Use Policies document.

 In This Section

Resource Spotlight
SEA TREK PROGRAMS
Mote Marine Laboratory
See Me Read - coming soon
Variety of grade levels, programs and times

NASA's Hurricane Resource Site
Video Segments

NOAA Education Resources

Kits, Stories and a collection of classroom inquiry-based lessons

The Presidential Timeline of the 20th Century

The Presidential Timeline provides a single point of access to an ever-growing selection of digitized assets from the collections of the twelve Presidential Libraries of the National Archives.

Exploratorium
Tools for teachers

Internet2 website for K-20
K20Initiative

Internet2 Resource Links

Getting Started