Educator Resources

RefSeek's guide to the 25 best sites for free teacher resources. All listed sites offer lessons, classroom activities, and printouts for free though most require account registration.

    Adolescent literatcy resources for parents and educators of kids in grades 4-12.
  • ClassDojo
    Classroom communication and collaboration app connecting teachers, parents, and students. - Grade: K-12
  • Discovery Education
    Lesson plans, student activities, and video clips for teachers. - Grade: K-12
  • Ed Helper
    Teacher resources organized by subject matter and grade. - Grade: K-9
  • EdShelf
    Socially-curated directory of education websites, mobile apps, and desktop programs. - Grade: K-12
  • EDSITEment
    Information on the humanities for parents, students, and teachers. - Grade: K-12
  • Education World
    Offers lesson plans, educator profiles, daily columns, and more. - Grade: K-12
  • Edutopia
    Parenting tips and advice as well as educational activities and ideas. - Grade: K-12
  • HippoCampus
    Multimedia lessons and course materials to assist students in self-study.
  • Kahoot
    Free game-based classroom learning platform that make.
  • Learning A-Z (Subscription)
    Source for a broad selection of professional online curriculum materials. - Grade: K-6
  • Open Educational Resources
    Network where teachers and professors can access and share course materials.
  • OpenLearn
    Free access to Open University course materials.
  • PBS Learning Media
    High quality classroom materials for preK-12 education. - Grade: K-12
  • Quizlet
    Well designed site where students can create and share flash card sets. - Grade: K-6
  • Reading Rockets
    Research-based strategies for helping young children become strong, confident readers.
  • ReadWrite Think
    Lesson plans, student interactives, and professional development resources. - Grade: K-12
  • Scholastic For Teachers
    Lesson plans, student activities, and video clips for teachers. - Grade: K-12
  • Socrative
    Assess students with activities or real time questions for insight into student understanding - Grade: K-12, Classroom Management
  • Super Teacher Worksheets
    Printable worksheets and activities for teachers, parents, tutors, and homeschool families. - Grade: K-6
  • Teacher Vision
    Classroom-ready lesson plans, printables, and resources. - Grade: K-12
  • Teachers First
    Collection of lessons, units, and web resources in a user-friendly and ad-free format.
    Social tools, lesson plans, and advice column for teachers.
  • Teachnology
    Online resources for educators including worksheets, lesson plans, rubrics, and more. - Grade: K-12
  • TED Ed
    Build a lesson around any TED-Ed Original, TED Talk or YouTube video. - Grade: K-12
  • WNET Education
    Lesson plans, classroom activities, multimedia, and links to curriculum-based sites.

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