Edutopia - A comprehensive website and online community that increases knowledge, sharing, and adoption of what works in K-12 education. They emphasize core strategies: project-based learning, comprehensive assessment, integrated studies, social and emotional learning, educational leadership and teacher development, and technology integration.
Keeping Students Safe Online - Today's kids need digital skills to be successful in school and beyond. Help them to develop a healthy relationship with technology by teaching them to use it wisely and appropriately, for both schoolwork and fun.
Lesson Plans Hub - These Common Core-aligned lesson plans are designed to help teachers and educational professionals adapt quickly to The Common Core State Standards. These three lesson plan templates, educators can create and fill out a lesson plan with a professional design for their math, science and language arts courses, and download them in PDF or MS Word format with a single click.
Out-of-School Time (OST) Curriculum Guide - Sprockets: Saint Paul’s OST Network. Though developed by St. Paul Public Schools Community Education and Sprockets, these curriculum guides are relevant to youth and youth workers throughout MN. Each Curriculum guide provides a wide variety of activities for grades 1-8 that both follow youth development principles and match up with Minnesota state standards of education. The guides are designed so that programs can implement them as a whole, or pull out individual activities.