Teacher and Educator Links

A to Z Teacher Stuff
www.atozteacherstuff.com
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
www.carolhurst.com
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
www.eric.ed.gov
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
www.enchantedlearning.com
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
www.theideabox.com
TheIdeaBox.com provides links to hundreds of free activities for parents and early childhood educators.

Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators
www.discoveryschool.com/schrockguide
Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. Contains multiple subjects for searching and links to search engines.

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

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

National Association for the Education of Young Children
www.naeyc.org
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
www.nccanet.org
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 Child Care Information Center
www.nccic.org
The National Child Care Information Center (NCCIC), a service of the Child Care Bureau, is a national clearinghouse and technical assistance center that links parents, providers, policy-makers, researchers, and the public to early care and education information. The NCCIC site offers links to state information, training, and publications related to child care.

National Network for Child Care
www.nncc.org
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.