Materials For Teachers
Online Tools and Web Sites:
ICTS Study Guides
Use these study guides to help you prepare for the Illinois Certification Testing System exams.
Calculators for Kids
Teach math to children by using calculation tools online.
A non-profit that provides resources for teachers and educators that work with students who are experiencing difficulty with their academic careers.
Advice for forming lesson plans for children's fiction and
“History and Social Studies,” EdSITEment
Lesson plans for teaching social studies and history.
“Journaling Strand Overview”
This article discusses why it may be helpful to teach writing in order to teach math.
A free website that aids students, teachers, home-schoolers, and more on math, biology, chemistry, physics, and the humanities. Khan Academy is considered to be a global classroom.
Library of Congress Learning Page
A collection of websites that support humanities education.
Read, Write, Think
Classroom resources that include lesson plans.
Department of Education
The US federal web site containing information on "No Child
Left Behind," federal financial aid, and more.
Tips on how to write more professionally, publishing your work,
and creating a portfolio.
You Think-But Do You Know? (for
A web site devoted to worldwide issues and how teachers can
teach them to their classes.