Resources

Section 6: Resources

WEAC Web site
www.weac.org 

WEAC Teaching and Learning Resources
www.weac.org
Click on Professional Resources.

WEA Academy

weac.org/professional-resources/wea-academy/
Professional development programs.

NEA 
www.nea.org
NEA’s website.

NEA Today
www.nea.org/home/35796.htm
NEA’s monthly publication.

NEA Teacher Toolkit 
http://www.nea.org/home/ToolsAndIdeas.html
Free online tools for teachers (classroom, IEP, curriculum, etc.) First time users must register.

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

Quality Educator Interactive (QEI) 
qei.wisconsin.edu
Online licensure support system.

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction 
www.dpi.state.wi.us

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


Other Online Resources

Council for Exceptional Children 
www.cec.sped.org 
The voice and vision of special education.

Education Week 
www.edweek.org/ew
Online education publication.

Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators
http://www.schrockguide.net/
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 
www.teachers.net
This site fosters peer support and development.

PBS TeacherSource 
www.pbs.org/teachersource 
3,000-plus free lesson plans and activities.

Teachers First 
www.teachersfirst.com
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 
www.teachermagazine.org 
Online education publication.

Timesavers for Teachers 
www.timesaversforteachers.com/ 
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 
www.ed.gov

Web English Teacher 
www.webenglishteacher.com 
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.

Teacher.org
www.teacher.org
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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