This page is always under construction,  but here are links that have informed my own practice as well as those of my colleagues:

Featured This Month:

Teaching Resources for National Poetry Month by Poets.Org

Scholastic’s National Poetry Month resources

Read Write Think lesson plans for poetry from NCTE

Autism Awareness Month Resources 

Animal Cruelty Awareness Month


General for multiple content areas: 




New York Times Learning Network

Open Culture 

Vicki Davis

The Teaching Channel



For English Teachers:

The Nerdy Book Club – highly recommended source of great reads & book lists for your students curated by Donalyn Miller, Colby Sharp, Katherine Sokolowski & Cindy Minnich

Read, Write, Think – lesson plans, student tools & professional development resources from ILA & NCTE

The Academy of American Poets teacher resources 

The Great Books Foundation Open Educational Resources

The Children’s Literature Web Guide 


For English Language Learners: 

Larry Ferlazzo


English teachers:

Sarah Brown Wessling’s Open Teaching

Sean McComb

Kelly Gallagher

Jim Burke

Great podcasts: 

Classroom Q & A

Ask Sarah: The Big Questions 

Perspectives in Education

Harvard EdCast

Hidden Brain

Great Videos: 

TED: Ideas Worth Spreading

Big Think

The School of Life

2017 Documentary Short Subject Oscar nominees

Online Documentaries

Great Reads: 

How Stephen King Teaches Writing

Parker J. Palmer’s Commencement Address

Education As A Spiritual Practice


Booklist: – click covers for links