Teaching Resources: A Web Guide for Educators
The Internet can help busy educators find valuable teaching resources for every aspect of teaching. Although there are many sites that claim to provide teaching resources, some are hard to find, some are quite expensive and some are just plain bad. This Teaching Resources Web Guide shows you where to find the best sites on the Web.
Looking for lesson plans, activities and printable worksheets for a particular subject? Visit our Education Web Guide to find specific guides for a wide range of subjects and grade levels.
Cyber-plagiarism has become a very serious and, unfortunately, somewhat common problem among students. Visit our Plagiarism Prevention Web Guide for resources to use with students on how to cite a source, and sites to help you detect plagiarism.
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No one understands the daily challenges you face as a teacher better than other teachers. The Web is home to a vibrant education community made up of teachers that are happy to pool their knowledge.
- Connect with real-life communities (such as teachers unions) in the virtual world. A group's Web site is an easy way to stay up to date with the organization's latest news and events.
- As with any social networking site, be cautious about giving away personal information to strangers. And never post student names or any sensitive information about your students online without explicit parental permission.
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