Web Resources for Education


Getty Virtual Library - Read online or download beautiful art books from Getty Publications
Nation Gallery of Art
Rijksmuseum Rijkstudio

Curriculum Planning

Library of Congress - Teacher Resources
National Archives  - Educator Resources
Open Education Resources (OER) Commons
Supporting the African American Learner                                                                                   

Digital Citizenship

Common Sense Education

Foreign Language


Early Childhood Education

California Early Childhood Educator Competencies
Early Care and Education Coaching
Effective Coaching in Early Care and Education
Essential Supports for Improving Early Education

English Language Arts/Literature

ReadWriteThink - Classroom Resources
Storyline Online
Teach Your Monster to Read
Teaching Shakespeare


National Geographic Kids

History, Geography, and Social Studies

DocsTeach - The online tool for teaching with documents (National Archives)
Library of Congress - Classroom Resources
Osher Map Library


British Library Image Collection


California Map to Inclusion and Belonging


Math Chase
The Maths Factor

Multimedia Digital Collections

Rich and robust multimedia collections covering all subject areas from some of our favorite institutions

Calisphere - Over 1,725,000 images, texts, and recordings from California's great libraries and archives
Library of Congress Digital Collections
PBS  Learning Media - Over 100,000 videos, images, interactives, lesson plans and articles
Smithsonian Learning Lab - Over a million digitized images, recordings and texts from the Smithsonian


Library of Congress Performing Arts Digital Collection
Musopen - Classical and royalty-free music

Physical Education

Ed.D. Doctoral Programs in Physical Education
Online Physical Education Network (OPEN) - Curriculum Modules
Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America - Teacher's Toolbox

Professional Development 

Learning for Justice - Professional Development
Library of Congress - Professional Development
National Archives - Professional Development
ReadWriteThink - Professional Development

Social and Emotional

Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions & Support (PBIS) - Resources for Bullying Prevention
Learning for Justice - Classroom Resources

Suicide Prevention Resource Center - Resources for Schools

Social Justice 

211 LA - Explore Justice program
Common Sense Media - Civil Rights and Social Justice Resources for the Classroom
Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)  
We Are Teachers - 22 Free Resources for the Classroom


Energy Kids
GeoGebra - Dynamic, open-source mathematics software for all levels of education
NASA Education
Periodic Table - Classroom resources from the American Chemical Society
Periodic Table - Interactive Periodic Table from the Royal Society of Chemistry
STEM Activities for Children
Stories from Space

Women in STEM

10 Women Scientists Who Should Be Famous
Getting Girls More Involved in STEM - Syracuse University
Grace Hopper
Meet 10 Women in Science Who Changed the World
A Mighty Girl
The STEM Gap
Women in STEM


CK-12 Flexbooks - Free, open-source, customizable textbooks
OpenStax CNX - View and share free educational modules

Video-Based Learning

Annenberg Learner - activities that improve skills in math, science, language, history, and arts
Khan Academy - free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere

Virtual Field Trips

The Field Museum - Virtual Visits
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History - Virtual Tour