Teacher Educator Links

A to Z Teacher Stuff
A teacher-created site designed to help teachers find online resources. Links to lesson plans, thematic units, teacher tips, discussion forums for teachers, downloadable teaching materials and eBooks, printable worksheets, emergent reader books, themes, and more.

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site
This is a collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics. Suggest books for pre-k to grade 9.

Educational Resources Information Center
ERIC provides free access to more than 1.2 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials and, if available, includes links to full text. ERIC is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences (IES).

Enchanted Learning
A user-supported site filled with activities, worksheets, dictionaries, calendars, etc. for early childhood and elementary school classrooms.

The Idea Box Early Education & Activity Resources
TheIdeaBox.com provides links to hundreds of free activities for parents and early childhood educators.

A site devoted to the lyrics of children’s songs. Searchable by title, subject, and song lyrics.

KidzSing Garden of Song
Words and melodies for over 50 familiar songs for young children.

National Association for the Education of Young Children
The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) offers a website containing resources to support teachers and early childhood program administrators.

National Child Care Association
The NCCA, a professional trade association focused exclusively on the needs of licensed, private childhood care and education programs, offers a website with information on child care credentials, conferences, and products/services.

National Network for Child Care
This site offers over 1,000 publications and resources related to child care, as well as newsletter and assistance from experts in the area of child care and child development.