Section 6: Resources

WEAC Web site 

WEAC Teaching and Learning Resources
Click on Professional Resources.

WEA Academy
Professional development programs.

NEA’s website.

NEA Today
NEA’s monthly publication.

NEA Teacher Toolkit
Free online tools for teachers (classroom, IEP, curriculum, etc.) First time users must register.

IDEAS (Interactive Dialogue with Educators from Across the State)
Lessons, tools, resources for curriculum development and classroom instruction.

Quality Educator Interactive (QEI)
Online licensure support system.

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Mailings regarding professional opportunities available through the Association. (WEAC Annual Convention, WEAC Summer Academy, WEAC Winter Conference)

Other Online Resources

Council for Exceptional Children 
The voice and vision of special education.

Education Week
Online education publication.

Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators
A categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.

Mentor Center
This site fosters peer support and development.

PBS TeacherSource 
3,000-plus free lesson plans and activities.

Teachers First
A rich collection of lessons and web resources for K-12 classroom teachers, their students, and even students’ families. Materials are arranged by subject, grade level, or keyword, making it easy to locate lesson plans and associated web resources.

Teacher Magazine 
Online education publication.

Timesavers for Teachers 
Specializes in interactive, teachercreated, often-used classroom forms, report card comments, worksheets, and teacher resources used by all teachers on a regular basis.

U.S. Department of Education

Web English Teacher 
This site presents the best of K-12 English/Language Arts teaching resources: lesson plans, WebQuests, videos, biography, e-texts, criticism, jokes, puzzles, and classroom activities.
This site provides state by state certification/licensing information, teacher resources including K-12 lesson plans, state-by-state teacher shortage information, career information and profiles for jobs within the field of education, and scholarship and grant information for teachers.

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