As a teacher, it is important to always have available at your disposal useful learning materials to help you carry out your duties. There are a number of useful online learning resource platforms uniquely designed to make teaching easy and insightful for teachers.
Most of the resource materials on these platforms range from ready-made lesson plans, books on teaching, study guides and Edutech tools to make teaching easy and enjoyable for every teacher regardless of the subject you teach. Here are 5 Educational based websites for every teacher to check out to help improve and develop better learning experience for their students.
OER COMMONS is a public digital library of open educational resources for educators. The platform allows educators to create, explore and collaborate with other like-minded educators around the world. The goal is to help improve and develop better curriculums for their students. The platform has extensive libraries that allows users to search through collections curated by experienced digital Liberians. It is an ideal platform for teachers who teach STEM programs and are looking to improve the learning experience for their students.
DISCOVERY EDUCATION allows you awaken students to learning with exciting real-world curriculum personalized to suit your needs for as an educator. Some important feature of the platform includes digital textbooks, multimedia content, and the largest professional development community of its kind.
EDSHELF is a platform that contains a socially-curated mix of websites, mobile apps, desktop programs, and electronic products for teaching and learning. Most of the apps are designed in the form games to help students understand concepts and lessons better.
STORYLINE ONLINE is a literacy website that streams videos featuring famous actors reading children’s books. Storyline Online is available 24 hours a day for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide. Each book includes supplemental curriculum developed by a credentialed elementary educator, aiming to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills for English-language learners. Contents on this platform is ideal for teachers who teach preschoolers and are looking for educative materials to keep their students occupied.
Seekapor.com is an online platform that caters to student, teachers and parents. Contents on the website ranges from learning materials, recommended books, articles and blogs suited for the Ghanaian curriculum.
Although each platform is unique and different in terms of design, content and features. But seekapor.com comes highly recommended because contents are based on the GES curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to take the coming holidays to browse through each one to find the one that best suits them.