K-12 Teaching Resources

The internet provides an abundance of material for K-12 teachers. Below is a list of resources that educators may find useful in designing and planning technology-based projects.


English Language Arts

  • Common Core State Standards
  • Kajder, S. (2006). Bringing the outside in: Visual ways to engage reluctant readers. Portland, Maine: Stenhouse Publishers.
  • Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators
  • National Council of Teachers of English
  • Web English Teacher
  • Web Quests
  • Teaching and Learning

  • Borman, K. (2005). Meaningful urban education reform: Confronting the learning crisis in mathematics and science. Albany, New York: State University of New York Press.
  • Blankstein, A. (2004). Failure is not an option: Six principles that guide student achievement in high-performing schools. Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press.
  • Bransford, J., Brown, A., & Cocking, R. (Eds.). (2000). How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School.Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press.
  • Donovan, M. S., Bransford, J. D., & Pellegrino, J. W. (Eds.). (1999). How people learn: Bridging research and practice. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press.
  • Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
  • Leithwood, K., McAdie, P., Bascia, N., & Rodrigue, A. (Eds.). (2006).Teaching for deep understanding: What every educator should know. Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press.
  • Wiggins, G. & McTighe, J. (2005). Understanding by Design. Alexandria, Virginia: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.
  • Technology

  • International Society for Technology in Education.
  • National Educational Technology Standards (NETS)
  • Richardson, Will. (2006). Blogs, wikis, podcasts, and other powerful web tools for classrooms. Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press.
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