English Teaching Resources

The internet can serve as an excellent teaching aid, enhancing classroom interaction and student participation. Below you will find links to various websites that offer either collections of potential study materials or portals to further info. These online resources are for English language teachers and program administrators to support the teaching of English and American studies in the classroom.

  • VOA Learning English – Voice of America’s English learning portal.
  • The English Teaching Forum (ETF) is a quarterly journal for teachers of English as a foreign or second language. The journal focuses on the theory and practice of teaching English and includes discussions of methods, techniques and ideas useful in the classroom.
  • Smithsonian Institution – The world’s largest museum complex and research organization. Includes museums of American History, Natural History and Air and Space Museum.
  • Annenberg Learner – Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum
  • Academic Info – Teaching U.S. History – Directory of online educational resources on teaching American history.
  • Pacificnet – An extensive list of general educational websites from arts resources to special education.
  • Education World – Ideas and planning resources on the arts, language, history, literature, social science, sports, and more.
  • Education World – Ideas and planning resources on the arts, language, history, literature, social science, sports, and more.
  • PBS TeacherSource – 4500+ free lesson plans and activities on arts & literature, health & fitness, math, science, social studies, and more.