Reading Rockets–NEA Guide

Online Learning Resources for Educators

Providing high-quality online education has been a huge challenge for America's schools. We've highlighted the best of the best in this resource section to help educators find what you’re looking for more easily.

Here's a selected list of trusted sources for online learning. Most are free or offering free access while schools are closed or operating on a hybrid schedule due to COVID-19.

Resource and lesson plan collections

Reading, writing, and language arts

Early Literacy

Writing and Language Arts 

Social studies, history, and current events 


Art and music

More resources for sparking curiosity

See additional resources families can use to support learning at home in this related resource collection.

"You may have tangible wealth untold. Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be — I had a mother who read to me." — Strickland Gillilan