Wednesday, August 29, 2012

A List of 16 Websites Every Teacher should Know about

As part of their preparation for the new school year teachers try to look for new web resources and materials they can use to help them with their teaching.This is definitely not an easy task for one needs to live online in order to be able to keep up with the new releases and sift through the tsunami of web tools available online. In this regard, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has recently started posting a series of articles featuring some of the best free web resources for teachers across different educational spectrum.

We have already published lists of free websites for teachers of ; MathScienceLanguage ArtsSocial Studies , Music Education , Economics, and Physical Education and Health, ESOL and today we are going to provide you with another list of great websites where teachers can find lesson plans, teaching tips and many more.


Check out the list below and let us know what you think.


1- Teachers Network




Teachers Network provides lesson plans, classroom specials, teacher designed activities for different subjects and many other resources.



2- Smithsonian Education





Smithsonian Education offers a wide variety of free resources for teachers, students and parents.





3- Education World




This is another great website for teachers. It provides teaching tips, lesson plans, activities, academic articles, web resources and many more.



4- Discovery Education




Discovery Education offers a broad range of free classroom resources that complement and extend learning beyond the bell




5- The Gateway




This is one of the oldest publically accessible U.S repositories of education resources on the web. It contains a variety of educational resource types from activities and lesson plans to online projects to assessment items.



6- EdHelper




EdHelper  provides teachers with free printables, graphic organizers, worksheets, lesson plans, games and many other activities.



7- Thinkfinity





Thinkfinity is a free online professional learning community that provides access to over 50.000 educators and experts in curriculum enhancement, along with thousands of award-winning digital resources for k-12



8- PBS Teachers




This is a great website that can help teachers grow professionally. It offers free teaching resources relevant to different grade category.




9- Teachers.net




Teachers.net is a platform where teachers can get to discover new teaching ideas and tips, lesson plans, classroom projects and many more




10- 42explore




42explore is a web project that provides resources and teaching materials on different subject areas and disciplines.



11- A to Z Teacher Stuff



This is a teacher-created site designed to help teachers find online resources more quickly and easily. It provides lesson plans, thematic units, teacher tips, discussion forums for teachers, downloadable teaching materials, printable worksheets and many more.



12- Teachers First





This is a rich collection of lessons, untis, and web resources designed to save teachers time by delivering just what they need in a practical, user-friendly, and ad-free format.




13- About Education




This is another awesome website for teachers. It includes free resources on different sujbect matters as well as articles and tips on teaching and learning.



14- Scholastic




Scholastic is a great website that provides a lot of different resources for teachers, parents, kids, administrators, and librarians.



15- Teach Hub





Teach Hub provides k-12 news, lessons and share resources created by teachers and shared with teachers.




16- Edutopia



This is an excelent website that empowers and connects teachers, administrators, and parents with innovative solutions and resources to better education.




4 comments:

  1. This is a great list. I would also recommend teachers check out TeacherCast.net for all of their professional development needs. We have great Podcasts, App Reviews, Screencasts, an Educational Magazine, a Video station and a FREE iOS app.

    www.TeacherCast.net
    @TeacherCast

    Thanks!

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  2. I'm interested in sites for teaching foreign languages. Anyone have suggestions?

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  3. #16 - excellent* (not excelent)

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  4. It is excellent and very informative.......Thanks for sharing.

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