Teacher's Place

As your partners in education we provide a variety of classes and resources for you, your students and their parents.

All are described below or print our Curriculum Connections guide (PDF).  

For teachers of any grade | Classes for every student | Homework Help and Research ToolsClass offerings by grade and age

Teacher Toolbox

For teachers of any grade

Please call or complete this online form at least three weeks in advance. 

Book Group in a Bag
We have hundreds of titles for all ages, in bags of 10 copies, which can checkout for 6 week loan. Click here to learn more.

Classroom Carryout
CRRL researchers gather curriculum support materials tailored to meet your students’ needs for use in your classroom. Don't forget to renew every 2 weeks!

Library Lowdown: Teacher Newsletter
A quarterly newsletter, highlighting new information and resources tailored to elementary, middle and high school teachers. See past newsletters in the Archive.

Teacher Library Card
Education grows with the power of your library card! Ask about fine free checkouts.

Character Education Booklists
CRRL instructors handpicked books to coordinate with character education themes.

Reader's Theater
A free lesson plan.

Standards of Learning
The Virginia Department of Education provides the complete text of the Standards of Learning, as well as instruction, training,and assessment resources.

Classes for every student

At least 3 weeks in advance, please call your elementary or middle/high school liaison or complete this online form.

Back to School and School Orientation
A table of information including library card applications and relevant resources.

Field Trips
CRRL instructors share wonderful books, introduce resources and provide an in-depth tour. 

Library cards
More than books, access includes eBooks, eAudios and specialized research tools. Ask for applications, and we will mail library cards to your students’ homes.

Summer Reading Promotion
A lively auditorium style class emphasizes that summer reading equals summer learning.

Homeschool Teachers
Please call your elementary or middle/high school liaison about making Curriculum Connections with your students.  

Homework help and research tools

Online Tutoring from HelpNow!
Free homework support and a Writing and Spanish Language Lab from trained educators. Daily 2:00-11:00.

“This is an amazing service! Such a lifesaver!  
“I had a problem that was very hard to solve. The tutor tried to show me to do it in a bunch of different ways and I finally got it.”
“Great teachers, they helped me a lot.”

Testing and Education Resource Center
Students strengthen academic and test-taking skills for familiar standardized tests such as AP, SAT, ASVAB, GED and more.

Mango Languages
Online language learning allows students to hone skills or develop new ones.  

eBooks, eAudios, and eMagazines
Collections available for homework or reading skill development and maintenance, including Tumblebooks for children.  Download to your SMARTboard and share with the entire class.

See a complete list, including Encyclopedia Britannica, National Geographic Kids, and more, at librarypoint.org/research


Class Offerings by Age and Grade