Educational Resources

This collection of links contains useful information on educational resource programs available in the County of Marin.

10,000 Degrees

Provides college access programs, scholarships and support.

4-H Program

The 4-H Program is a nonformal educational youth program.

Ayusa International

A non-profit organization founded in 1981 to promote global learning and leadership through foreign exchange, study abroad and leadership programs for high school students from the US and around the world.

Board Source

Formerly the National Center for Nonprofit Boards, is the premier resource for practical information, tools and best practices, training, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations worldwide.

Brandeis Hillel Day School

An independent day school providing an outstanding academic program that inspires excellence and promotes leadership for students in kindergarten through eighth grades within a diverse and inclusive Jewish community.

Bridge the Gap Tutoring Program

Bridge the Gap is an evening afterschool tutoring program located in Marin City. We pair students grades K-12 with motivated adults in one-to-one tutoring relationships.

Camp Edmo

Camp Edmo in an Arts & Science, Animation, Recreation and Life Skills Camp for Pre-K - entering 4th grade kids.

Defensible Space

Information about creating and maintaining defensible space around your home.

Digital Historical Collections

An archive dedicated to collecting and preserving information on local, regional, and state history.

Dixie Childrens Fund

Raises funds for the Dixie School District.

Emkaan Management Development Foundation

We provide scholarships for individuals who want to attend “Emotional Intelligence” courses conducted by public universities and colleges and private Emotional Intelligence course providers.

Farm Day

Farm Day is a free, hands-on event for elementary school youth.

Gaines Jones Education Foundation

Contributing ideas and resources to education.

George Lucas Educational Foundation

George Lucas Educational Foundation (GLEF)

Girls on the Run of the Bay Area

Girls on the Run is a program for girls in grades 3 - 5, that uses running to teach valuable lessons about self-respect, confidence, physical fitness, positive body image and community service.

GirlVentures

Empowering adolescent girls (11-18) to develop and express their strengths through outdoor adventures. We recruit girls from all over the Bay Area, including Marin.

Godmothers of Timothy Murphy School

A group of volunteers who actively supports the school's educational program through fundraising and direct financial contributions, as well as donating time and talents to promote a nurturing environment for the boys.

Healthy Marin

HealthyMarin.org presents nonbiased data and information about our community.

History

The history of Marin County Fire Department.

Homework Help for Teens

Informational and educational website to assist teens with homework.

Kiddo!

Mill Valley Schools Community Foundation.

Kids Website

Books and education for children.

Lotus Tribe

Teaching principles of sustainability and the universal laws of life to children from an early age, our multicultural programs offer a creative solution to the growing childcare needs of both the unemployed and working families.

Marin County Fire Chief's Association

Dedicated to promoting progressive leadership and the coordination of legislation, prevention, training, standards, information, and eduction related to fire, ems, hazardous materials incidents, and disasters.

Marin Homeschoolers

Marin Homeschoolers Group

Novato Spirit

We enable low-income kids in Novato, ages 7-18, to participate in after-school athletics.

Publications

Publications on Marin's agriculture and natural resources.

Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center Marin

Renaissance Marin - A small business training, incubation and resource center in Marin County.

San Rafael Chamber of Commerce

Local information about shopping, dining, events, government and more.

School Fuel

Support and enrichment education for the Novato Unified School District.

Seneca Family of Agencies

Seneca Family of Agencies is a non profit organization founded in 1985 on the premise of providing unconditional care to children in need of foster care.

Slide Ranch

A non-profit agricultural and environmental education center in a small-farm, coastal wilderness setting.


Teen Website

Educational and informational library resources for teens.

The Drake Fund

Provide students with educational tools.

The Homework Club

Offers small group professional tutoring at many bay area middle schools. New study skills program.

The W Foundation

Educate public on history of space exploration.

Toastmasters (Marin Toastmasters)

We are a Toastmasters club focusing on helping members improve their public speaking and leadership skills. We meet every Tuesday evening from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (except holidays) in the Drake's Landing Office Center Conference Room right next to Jason's Restaurant in Greenbrae. Enter the front door for Jason's Restaurant, but please turn left to go to the Conference Room instead of turning right to go to restaurant. The atmosphere at Marin Toastmasters is relaxed and friendly. You proceed at yo

UC Cooperative Extension

Science-based solutions for Marin's communities, farms, and environment.

Webstars

Designed to empower young people through computer training.

Woodacre Fire Station

Information about the Woodacre Fire Station (Department Headquarters).

Youth in Arts

Youth in Arts’ provide students with experiences and instruction in the visual and performing arts, and enriches the community with cultural events. Programs include:
Arts Unite Us - with at risk and special needs students.
Travel the World - music, dance, theater, visual and media arts from around the globe.

Youth Leadership Institute

Youth Leadership Institute (YLI) works with young people and their adult allies to create positive social change. We design and implement community-based programs that provide youth with leadership skills in the areas of drug and alcohol abuse prevention, philanthropy, and civic engagement.