Introduction to JavaScript for Educators

Books

blue arrowJavaScript for Dummies by Emily A. Vander Veer. 2nd Edition. IDG Books. ISBN 0-7645-0223-9
Comments: This book is a good introduction for anyone wanting to learn the basics of JavaScript programming. Don't expect to find lots of exotic scripts here. This book is a good place to start if you want to learn how to write your own scripts.

blue arrowJavaScript Unleashed Second Edition by Richard Wagner, et. al. Sams.net Publishing. ISBN 1-57521-306-0
Comments: An excellent book for learning the basics and some more advanced techniques. A very good resource.

blue arrowGuide to Building Intelligent Websites with JavaScript by Nigel Ford. Wiley Computer Publishing. ISBN 0-471-24274-8
Comments: This book doesn't spend much time on the fundamentals of JS programming. Instead it has lots of script examples. It teaches by example. Some of the scripts have educational value.

Resources

blue arrowMichael Lindeman's JavaScript Resources
blue arrowJavaScript Planet JS Tutorial
blue arrowWayne Summers' JS Tutorial
blue arrowJavaScript World