Teacher Resources

Helpful Links 

COLLEGE AND CAREER

Career-Based Intervention Resources

These resources and information are related to Career-Based Intervention (CBI), a career-tech program for Grade 7-12 students who are ages 12-21 and identified as disadvantaged (academically, economically or both) and having barriers to achieving academic and career success.

STEM

EverFi For Educators

EVERFI’s engaging online STEM activities tap into student interest and curiosity to make critical math, and science concepts relatable leads them through STEM career exploration.

Our engaging and interactive online STEM activities & career readiness lesson plans inspire students to pursue the careers of tomorrow.

EVERFI partners with sponsors nationwide to offer interactive, online STEM activities & Career Readiness resources to K-12 schools free of charge.

NASA – For Educators

Lesson plans, teacher guides, classroom activities, video clips, games, posters, and more for teachers and students in grades K-4, 5-8, 9-12, and higher education.

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) 

Classroom Resources Collaboration Center – NCTM is excited to offer a featured resource in your grade band this month to help you make the most of your NCTM membership. As we launch our new Classroom Resource Collaboration Center, we’ll keep members informed through Summing Up and social media.

STEM Education Resource Center

Provides nearly 4,000 science, technology, engineering and math resources for PreK-5, 6-12 as well as free, self-paced modules for teachers teaching global climate change to middle school and high school students.

 

LITERACY

CommonLit
CommonLit delivers high-quality, free instructional materials to support literacy development for students in grades 3-12. Our resources are:

 

  • Flexible;
  • Research-Based;
  • Aligned to the Common Core State Standards;
  • Created by teachers, for teachers.

The News Literacy Project.org

NLP helps young people gain the tools to discern credible news and become lifelong learners.

Word Hippo

An all-in-one reference tool, Word Hippo does the following: defines a word, provides a meaning, provides a word that is opposite, pronounces a word, provides rhyming words, places the word in many different contexts, and translates the word.

ONLINE TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

PBS Teacher Line 

Flexible, online professional development for PreK-12 educators from a trusted source, PBS.

MULTIPLE SUBJECTS 

AmazonInspire

Amazon Inspire is an open collaboration service that helps teachers to easily discover, gather, and share quality educational content with their community.

ArtsEdge

Since the Kennedy Center’s opening in 1971, schoolchildren, parents, and educators have turned to us as the nation’s premier cultural resource. Embracing this responsibility, the Kennedy Center instituted ARTSEDGE in 1996 as its educational media arm, reaching out to schools, communities, individuals, and families with printed materials, classroom support, and Internet technologies.

Common Sense Education

Supports K–12 schools with everything educators need to empower the next generation of digital citizens. Our innovative, award-winning Digital Citizenship Curriculum prepares students with lifelong habits and skills, supports teachers with training and recognition, and engages families and communities with helpful tips and tools. ​Schools everywhere rely on our free curriculum, expert advice, and edtech ratings to help kids thrive. Our vision: Students thriving as learners, leaders, and citizens in the digital age.

Free Rice

At Free Rice, students can practice matching words to the correct definition, and donate rice at the same time. For each correct answer, the United Nations World Food Programme donates 10 grains of rice to a country in need. Free Rice includes subject area lists in Geography, Science, Math, and others. It is leveled so students can play at just the right level of challenge for them.