The Best Websites for Teaching & Learning foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration. Sites recognized are free web-based sites that are user friendly and encourage a community of learners to explore and discover.
Archived by the University of Missouri, eThemes is your source for content-rich, kid-safe online resources that will help enhance your teaching and save you time. eThemes provides free, fast access to over 2,500 collections of websites, on topics ranging from Aerodynamics to Zebras and everything in between!
"Find hundreds of lessons and activities to make career connections within academic subject areas. The activities on this page were developed by Ohio educators and can be viewed by subject, grade level and topic, such as OhioMeansJobs K-12."
Resources for educators and students based on the rich collections of the Smithsonian Institution. Search for lesson plans by keyword or discipline. Many resources are aligned with national, common core, and state standards.
"The Problem Corner is an archive collection of hundreds of non-routine, rich math problems preserved from the Ohio Resource Center (ORC) website. Problems include content from pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and pre-calculus for grades 6-12."
Explore a library of humanities lesson plans by subject, theme, and grade level. Lessons on anthropology, art history, folklore, mythology, religion, languages and cultures, American and world history, civics, and literature.
The Library of Congress offers classroom materials and professional development to help teachers effectively use primary sources from the Library's vast digital collections in their teaching. Option to search by academic standards.
Inquiry-based learning with primary source documents, geared for 6th through 8th grade classrooms, Case Maker features twenty pre-made civics challenges that teachers can share with their students, or customize and annotate specifically for your needs.
Formerly called Teaching Tolerance. Originally created to prevent the growth of hate by reducing prejudice. In the last 30 years, our work has evolved to center justice and the action that students and educators can take to realize change.
"A national leader in the field of social and emotional learning (SEL), Morningside Center has developed a range of research-based programs that improve students' social and emotional intelligence—and their academic performance."