Teacher’s Place

Please visit our Learn at Home page for resources for Children, Teens, and Adults & Educators.

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 2019-20 Curriculum Connections. (PDF)

Homework Help and Research Tools

LearningExpress Library
Support for professionals and students in K-12 and college with academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more. Select resources available in Spanish. 

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

Rocket Languages
Online language learning, including modules for learning. Includes English courses for speakers of Spanish and Japanese.

Read It!
Adapted reading material on a variety of topics designed for middle school, high school, English language learners, and individuals with a basic foundation in English grammar and reading.

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

Research Databases
See a complete list, including Encyclopedia Britannica and more, in our research portal.

Teacher Toolbox

Book Group in a Bag
Multiple copies of the same title are available for an extended checkout period. 

Classroom Carryout
Classroom Carryout is our personalized classroom collection service. Complete the Classroom Carryout request form and CRRL researchers will gather curriculum support materials tailored to meet your students’ needs. Pick them up at your preferred branch for use in your classroom. You and your students can enjoy the materials for at least two weeks and, as long as no one else is waiting, renew them for longer!

Teacher eNewsletter
A quarterly newsletter that highlights information and resources for elementary, middle, and high school teachers. Sign up here

Video-based online training resources including Blackboard, presentations with Captivate or Prezi, and more

Teacher Library Card
Education grows with the power of your library card! Ask about fine-free checkouts for both your professional and personal needs.

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.

Class Resources for Every Student

Library cards
Access includes books, eBooks, eAudios, eMagazines, and specialized research tools. Ask for applications, and we will mail library cards to your students’ homes. Children's and teens' materials are now exempt from late fees.

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.  

Class Offerings by Age and Grade

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