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 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

Class Request
Would you like to bring your class to visit the library, or would you like a librarian to visit your class? Please call us or complete this online form

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

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!

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

At least 2 weeks in advance, please contact your elementary or middle/high school liaison or complete this online form.

Back to School and School Orientation
The library brings 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
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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