LTC Back to School Toolkit

Jumpstart your back-to-school technology training with this toolkit from the LTC!  We did the hard work for you and collected the best LTC resources for GoogleEDU, MicrosoftEDU, SeeSaw, Schoology, and parent/caregiver support so you can focus on getting ready to rock the upcoming school year!

Google CS First

CS First provides free, easy-to-use computer science enrichment materials that engage a diverse student population in grades 4-8 (ages 9-14). Facilitators use the video content to teach kids coding basics with Scratch, a block-based coding tool.

Project Lead The Way

Project-based curriculum for computer science, engineering, and biomedical science courses.

Nova Labs

Interactive labs for middle and high school students to participate in real-world investigations using the same data that scientists use.

Next Gen Personal Finance

Hands-on personal finance curriculum for middle and high school students and professional development sessions for educators.

Biology Junction

If you need a template for lab reports, ideas for your biology club, pacing guides or lessons for biology, Pre-AP Biology, or AP Biology, this is a good place to start.

HHMI Biointeractive

You may be familiar with HHMI’s free movies and posters, they also offer films that are available to stream from the site. Other options include 3-D interactives, virtual labs, and printable activities.

PheET Interactive Simulations

Founded in 2002 by Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman, the PhET Interactive Simulations project at the University of Colorado Boulder creates free interactive math and science simulations. PhET sims are based on extensive education research and engage students through an intuitive, game-like environment where students learn through exploration and discovery.