Language Arts Resources

  • Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site ( is a collection of reviews of children's books, ideas for using them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.

  • Educational Technology Clearinghouse ( is dedicated to providing educational materials, services, and coursework in the field of language arts.

  • International Reading Association ( seeks to promote high levels of literacy for all by improving the quality of reading instruction through studying the reading process and teaching techniques; serving as a clearinghouse for the dissemination of reading research through conferences, journals, and other publications; and actively encouraging the life time reading habit.

  • Learning Resources ( provides learning resources, web delivered insruction, story boards, and interactive activities.

  • Online Writing Lab- Purdue University ( is a site with many resources for writers and teachers.

  • National Council of Teachers of English ( contains information regarding standards, teaching ideas, parent resources and links to other related sites.

  • International Writing Centers Association ( works to foster communication among writing centers and to provide a forum for concerns.

  • Web English Teacher ( At this site educators can take advantage of online technology to share ideas and to benefit from the work of others. Beginning teachers can find guidance; experienced teachers can find inspiration. Think of it as the faculty library and faculty workroom on a global scale.

Foreign Languages

  • American Association of Teachers of German ( presents learning scenarios, resources, and sample lessons being developed at the workshop based on the National Standards for communication, cultures, connections, comparisons, and communities.

  • ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics ( provides a wide range of services and materials for language educators, most of them free of charge. These include two-page information digests and short bibliographies, a semiannual newsletter, and a question-answering service.

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Last Updated: April 16, 2014