Additional Resources

Connecticut State Department of Education

Bureau of Educator Preparation, Certification, Support and Assessment

This web site is designed to provide information to applicants on required assessments and ways to become certified. In addition, it contains information on professional development and ways to contact the Bureau.

Connecticut Core Standards

This website is devoted to providing Connecticut educators, families, and community members with valuable and accurate information on Connecticut Core Standards.

TeAch-nology

For over a decade, TeAchnology has been providing free and easy to use resources for teachers dedicated to improving the education of today’s generation of students. They feature 46,000+ lesson plans10,200 free printable worksheetsrubricsteaching tipsworksheet makersweb questsmath worksheets, and thousands of other great teacher resources. They are the online teacher resource that is designed to help busy Kindergarten through High School teachers.

Library of Congress

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.  Find Library of Congress lesson plans and more that meet Common Core standards, state content standards, and the standards of national organizations.

WebQuest Portal

Search for “lesson plans” and investigate various web sites that offer lesson plans for all subject areas for grades K-12.

GreatSchools.net

A web site committed to providing parents with information and tools to choose schools, support their children’s education and improve schools in their communities.

A to Z Teacher Stuff

A to Z Teacher Stuff is teacher-created, and designed to help teachers find online resources more quickly and easily. They offer lesson plans, thematic units, teacher tips, and discussion forums.

4teachers.org

4teachers.org works to help you integrate technology into your classroom by offering FREE online tools and resources. This site helps teachers locate and create ready-to-use Web lessons, quizzes, rubrics and classroom calendars. There are also tools for student use. Discover valuable professional resources addressing issues such as equity, ELL, technology planning, and at-risk or special-needs students.

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