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MSP2 Middle School Portal 2 Math & Science Pathways

MSP2 Middle School Portal 2 Math & Science Pathways

Created by the National Science Digital Library, this resource provides math and science pathways for middle school educators. On the mathematics pathway explore topics including geometry, probability, and math history. On the science pathway explore topics including life science, science and technology, and Earth and space science.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Math And Science–Math And Science Resources For Parents & Teachers

Introduction to the eNLVM

Introduction to the eNLVM

The eNLVM (National Library of Virtual Manipulatives) is a resource for math education funded by the National Science Foundation. Browse lessons and activities for students young and old created by the NLVM, or those created by other teachers. You can even create your own lesson plans.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Math And Science–Math And Science Resources For Parents & Teachers

Shmoop: Study Guides, Teacher Resources

Shmoop: Study Guides, Teacher Resources

Find comprehensive and fun study guides for major works of literature, poetry and major events in US History. Also includes lesson plans and ideas for teachers.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-English And Literature; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

NOAA Education Resources – Weather Observations

NOAA Education Resources – Weather Observations

This Educational Resource page contains educational plans, multimedia presentations, science fair ideas and links to current Doppler radar and satellite imagery. Daily work keeps citizens informed on the constant changes to the atmosphere and environment.
Subject: Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning

The Learning Page

The Learning Page

This site was created by the Library of Congress (LC) to assist teachers is using the American Memory Collections, an online archive of over 100 collections of rare and unique items important to America???s heritage, to teach history and culture. The site offers educators guidance on using primary sources, as well as providing activities, discussio …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS)

Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS)

JETS is a national non-profit education organization dedicated to promoting education and professions in engineering to young people. The site features information for students to explore engineering and to assess their interest level and aptitude for jobs in engineering. The organization, which receives university and industry support, enables y …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Clubs And Organizations–Academic; Technology

OBIS ??? The Ocean Biogeographic Information System

OBIS ??? The Ocean Biogeographic Information System

???OBIS is a web-based provider of global geo-referenced information on marine species.??? Click on any point in the oceans of the world to see what marine creatures live there. Some of the organisms link to fact sheets from the Fisheries Global Information System. There is also an image library of photographs of marine life and lesson plans usi …
Subject: Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

NEA Today

NEA Today

“NEA Today Online (NEATO), the cyber-edition of the National Education Association’s flagship publication. NEATO picks up where the print version of NEA Today leaves off, presenting an interactive, collaborative exploration of today’s hottest teaching challenges and solutions. Throughout the month, we’ll be updating this site to continue the dialo …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

Isabelle Jones

Isabelle Jones

News, research, resources, and views on teaching foreign languages by a British language teacher who is fluent in English, French, Spanish, and German. Topics include learning and teaching techniques and relevant resources for language teachers.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Spanish; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–French; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–German; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education Blogs

The Gateway to 21st Century Skills

The Gateway to 21st Century Skills

This is a great site for teachers looking for lesson plans on a wide range of subjects. According to a review in WIRED, “GEM evaluates resources from federal, state, university, nonprofit, and commercial sites and compiles a database of lesson plans accessible through a simple search. There are currently over 140 organizations supplying over 7,000 …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Teachers & Parents Corner

explore

explore

The website “explore” is “a multimedia organization that documents leaders around the world who have devoted their lives to extraordinary causes.” This site includes short films and photograph collections of issues including environmental causes, education, human rights, public health, animal welfare, spirituality and disabilities.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Animal Rights; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

The Learning Page…especially for teachers

The Learning Page…especially for teachers

Presents lesson plans and other resources for teachers that incorporate the Library of Congress’s extensive American Memory collection. Search lesson plans by theme, topic, discipline, or era. “Features and activities” includes interactive activities to engage students’ attention.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Federal Resources for Education Excellence (FREE)

Federal Resources for Education Excellence (FREE)

This site makes hundreds of federally supported teaching and learning resources easier to find. Resources are organized by subject areas and also can be found through full-text and quick searches, as well as by date added under the New Resources link. New resources are added monthly from the 51 participating Federal agencies.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

Pennsylvania Department of Education – Standards Alligned System – Materials and Resources

Pennsylvania Department of Education – Standards Alligned System – Materials and Resources

Includes materials and resources on “four major content areas (mathematics, science, social studies, reading-writing-speaking-listening)” for grades K-12.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–K-12 Education

The Opper Project

The Opper Project

Project providing “teacher-created lesson plans tied to the Ohio Academic Content Standards” aiming to teach history using editorial cartoons to evoke discussion.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning

PBS TeacherSource

PBS TeacherSource

PBS TeacherSource includes more than 3,000 free lesson plans and activities. To help educators find materials quickly, resources are organized into seven subject areas (Arts & Literature, Health & Fitness, Math, Science, Social Studies, Pre K-2, Library Media), with a site search.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Teachers & Parents Corner–Lesson Planning

Council of Chief State School Officers

Council of Chief State School Officers

Maintained by the national nonprofit organization representing public officials who serve as elementary and secondary education department heads. Provides information on current policy issues, resources for school reform, collaboration, and professional development.
Subject: Education–Education News; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

Thinkfinity

Thinkfinity

Contains educational resources for K-12 students, teachers, parents, and after-school programs. There are nine content partners that can be searched by keyword, subject, resource type, and/or grade level. It is also searchable by themes or subject areas.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–K-12 Education; Teachers & Parents Corner–Lesson Planning; Reference–Reference Resources For Teachers & Parents; School And Homework Help–Homework Help

Education for Enterprise

Education for Enterprise

Need ideas for incorporating real world, practical lessons into classes and curriculum? Check out this site; although designed specifically for integration into the New Zealand curriculum, teachers from all over will find the ideas and resources useful and applicable.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–K-12 Education

Biotechnology Learning Hub

Biotechnology Learning Hub

Provides resources for teaching and learning about biotechnology. Focus is on New Zealand, but the practical presentation of the information should be useful to visitors from all over.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Biotechnology; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning

Teachers Network

Teachers Network

Educational resource developed by a non-profit teachers organization. Provides free lesson plans, teacher videos, online classes, educational links, a teacher store and other resources for new and experienced teachers working in pre-K to grade 12 educational environments.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

The Textmapping Project

The Textmapping Project

Presents a method of teaching reading comprehension and textual analysis that involves learner interaction with the text.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents

Breaking News English

Breaking News English

Ready to use lesson plans for ESL (English as a Second Language) and EFL (English as a Foreign Language) courses based on current affairs. News articles, listening, and communicative activities at two different levels of difficulty are uploaded daily.
Subject: Education–English As A Second Language (ESL); Education–Teachers & Administrators

Education Oasis

Education Oasis

Download practical teaching tools, like award certificates and forms, or browse the curriculum, instruction, and professional development resources. Also includes reviews of books for children, teens, and educators.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

Biology Lessons

Biology Lessons

Contains cell biology lessons for prospective elementary school teachers. With modifications, some of these materials are suitable for use with K-8 students.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Cell Biology

GradeConnect

GradeConnect

This is a free course management and grade book system available for teachers. You will need to sign up for a free account to use the system. Some features: online grade book, post announcements, post assignments, generate progress reports and send out multiple emails to students and their parents. Note that students would have to sign up as wel …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

Teachers Support Network

Teachers Support Network

For teachers and school districts across the nation, this site provides an extensive database of the best available candidates, ensures their preparedness through unique assessment tools, and offers ongoing support for long-term retention. It also offers Teacher Tools and Advice covering such things as online job hunting and landing your first tea …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Training

Learning Centre – Library and Archives Canada

Learning Centre – Library and Archives Canada

This site for Canadian teachers and students features primary material culled from the holdings of Library and Archives Canada. Resources include lesson plans, tools for improving research skills, and book and website recommendations.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents

Speechville Express

Speechville Express

A resource for families, educators, and medical professional offering information about language development in children.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

Education Week

Education Week

???The Web’s authoritative source on K-12 education has been rebuilt to make it easier to tap into the wide range of resources, from the latest news to an extensive database of state indicators to the top jobs for educators.??? Site is the home for Education Week, Teacher Magazine, The Daily News, archived articles back to 1981, and state policy da …
Subject: Education–Education News; Education–Teachers & Administrators

Rethinking Schools

Rethinking Schools

Rethinking Schools, a small nonprofit organization, ???attempts to be both visionary and practical: visionary because we need to be inspired by each other’s vision of schooling; practical because for too long, teachers and parents have been preached at by theoreticians, far-removed from classrooms, who are long on jargon and short on specific examp …
Subject: Education–Education News; Education–Teachers & Administrators

Pathways to School Improvement

Pathways to School Improvement

Pathways synthesizes research, policy, and best practices on issues critical to educators engaged in school improvement, such as assessment, at-risk students, family & community, instruction, leadership, literacy, mathematics & science, policy, professional development, and technology in education, as well as access to archived favorites.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Education Reform; Education–K-12 Education–Educational Technology; Education–K-12 Education–Educational Tests & Measurements; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education–Parent Participation; Education–K-12 Education–School Reports And Statistics

Scholastic Central

Scholastic Central

A great site for educators. Scholastic offers teaching ideas for grades PreK-12, online activites and teaching strategies.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents

EUREKA! AGORA–Assemblage of Great Online Resources for Adults

EUREKA! AGORA–Assemblage of Great Online Resources for Adults

Resource for adult basic education instructors. Includes instructional planning, trade books, and instructional strategies.
Subject: Education–Adult Education; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Literacy–Functional Literacy; Education–Teachers & Administrators

Hebrew Language Teachers’ Toolbox

Hebrew Language Teachers’ Toolbox

A collection of tools that Hebrew language teachers might want to use in working with their students and of ideas and suggestions related to the use of technology in the Hebrew classroom.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hebrew; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Our World–Our World Resources For Parents & Teachers; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Utah Education Network

Utah Education Network

Provides many resources for educators and students within and outside of Utah. By choosing resources, students or educators can search for lesson and curriculum plans, educational games on the Internet and other learning resources. The website provides resources for students and teachers from K-12 through college.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Reference–Reference Resources For Teachers & Parents; School And Homework Help–Homework Help

Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz

Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz

A jazz resource library complete with lesson plans for educators, audio clips, artist biographies, and digital images. You will also find ???style sheets??? that describe the general characteristics of a variety of jazz styles including dixieland, cool jazz, swing, bebop, ragtime, and third-stream.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

Southwest Educational Development Laboratory

Southwest Educational Development Laboratory

“Research-based resources for systemic school improvement, including reports, products, and databased developed in-house and links with the other nine RELs and their products. REL products and services are addressed primarily to educators, education administrators, and education policymakers and focus on practical applications of education research …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education–Government Policy

Catholic Teachers Gazette

Catholic Teachers Gazette

The Catholic Teachers Gazette is a British serial that consists only of teacher vacancies plus the occasional short article of interest. During the Spring and Summer terms, it is also sent to all colleges and university departments offering an initial teacher training course.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity–Christian Denominations & Sects–Roman Catholic Church; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

Electronic School

Electronic School

Electronic magazine highlighting news and issues in the use of technology in public education. Chronicles technological change in the classroom, interprets education issues in a digital world, and offers advice for teachers and administrators.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

American School Board Journal

American School Board Journal

“American School Board Journal chronicles change, interprets issues, and offers readers […] practical advice on a broad range of topics pertinent to school governance and management, policy making, student achievement, and the art of school leadership. In addition, regular departments cover education news, school law, research, and new books.”
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–K-12 Education

Advances in Physiology Education

Advances in Physiology Education

“Advances in Physiology Education is dedicated to the improvement of teaching and learning physiology and to the advancement of physiology as a teaching profession. It publishes peer-reviewed descriptions of new strategies for teaching, reports of education research, critical reviews of current educational practice, essays on physiology education, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Education–Teachers & Administrators

Learn NC: Beginning Teacher Handbook

Learn NC: Beginning Teacher Handbook

The North Carolina Teacher’s Network has created an excellent resource of tips and strategies for beginning teachers and the professionals who support them. Information includes the following: getting started as a teacher, physical environment, classroom management, professional education, advice, and resources. : Instructional Resources, Standar …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

LEARN North Carolina

LEARN North Carolina

The North Carolina Teacher’s Network has created an excellent resource for all teachers on the following subjects: Instructional Resources, Standard Course of Study, Links Library, Discussion Forums, Professional Development, Virtual Classroom, Web Utilities and Parents and Community.
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators; Education–Teachers & Administrators

edhelper.com

edhelper.com

Created by a team of teachers, edHelper.com is dedicated to providing teachers a single shop for educational resources. Edhelper has lesson plans and downloadable worksheets in many subject areas, inlcuding math, reading and writing, social studies, science, and technology. There are also links to education news stories and teaching aids on the W …
Subject: Education–Teachers & Administrators

KidsGardening.com

KidsGardening.com

This site supplies many creative ideas for teachers and parents to use while gardening with children. Ideas are provided for theme gardens and users can participate in activities or connect with other teachers.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–General Gardening; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers