SMEdCenter Portal

At a Glance

The SMEdCenter Web Portal (aka the ed1stop portal) is a repository of digital content (including streaming video) and learning resources, selected to enhance student learning, improve instruction, and support student achievement. This SMEdCenter section of our site provides a range of information about the portal, including the content and services it offers, subscription info, and more! Please use the section links below or in the left side navigation bar to explore!

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The SMEdCenter (ed1stop) Portal provides subscription-based services, including video streaming, and both fee-based and free online, standards-based educational resources that have been selected to provide effective support to K-12 programs. Subscription resources are accessed through a single sign-on process. Teachers and students have 24-hour access to the resources. Support and professional learning resources are provided to teachers.

The portal is provided to San Mateo County school districts via a partnership between the San Mateo County Office of Education and the Contra Costa County Office of Education.


Benefits of the SMEdCenter (ed1stop) Portal include:

  • Engage students with dynamic material
  • Find standards-aligned learning resources
  • Organize classroom lessons and resources
  • Remember only one password (single sign-on)
  • Access content from anywhere
  • Enjoy low subscription rates through our consortium licensing