Websites for Teachers

Websites for Teachers

The Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) has launched an online center to direct adult learners to free, high-quality resources related to education, job and life skills. The LINCS (Literacy, Information and Communication System) Learner Center complements OCTAE’s priority goal to make on-demand learning available for teachers and students.

Information, Research, and Resources

The Times in Plain English |
We Are NY – Episodes & Resources
Free Online Learning at
Center for Adult English Language Acquisition (CAELA)
Center for Applied Linguistics
Focus on Basics
LINCS Literacy & Learning Disabilities
Literacy Coalition of Central Texas
Literacy Directory
National Center for the Study of Adult Learning & Literacy
Occupational Information Network
OTAN – Outreach & Technical Assistance Network
Political Asylum Project of Austin
Rural Capital Area Workforce Development Board
Texas Family Literacy Resource Center
Texas Workforce Center
Verizon Literacy Campus

Teaching Materials and Resources

ABC Teach
APlusMath – Worksheets
Algebra Help
Bright Ideas – Lesson Plans & Projects
Can Teach
California Distance Learning Adult Learning Activities
Dave’s ESL Cafe
EL Civics for ESL Students
ESL Junction
ESL Lesson Plans & Resources
ESL Links (Marie Nuzzi’s ESL Page)
ESL Monkeys
Free Ed
Google Blog Publisher
Grammar Bytes
McGraw-Hill Online Learning Center
PEACE EL Civics Curriculum
Read Write Think – Lesson Plans by Grade Level
TESL Journal
U.S. Civics & Citizenship Online


The Learning Edge
Working – CA Distance Learning
Workplace Skills –


AAAMath Money Lessons

Money – CA Distance Learning

Money Smart Curriculum


Health Education | Illnesses, Diseases & Conditions —
For Consumers
Adult Learning Activities | California Distance Learning Project
MedlinePlus – Health Information from the National Library of Medicine

Computers in Action
LEARN THE NET: Your Online Guide
Free Online Tutorials