Educator's Toolkit

The eduToolbox® Educator's Toolkit is the place to find resources that support planning of instruction, assessment of learning, and professional learning. These high-quality strategies, files, website links, media items, and referenced works have been developed and/or recommended by fellow educators. Explore the educator's toolkit by selecting a topic and then refining the results with additional filter criteria. You can also search item titles and descriptions across all topic areas.


Academic Culture

 5 resources.

Every aspect of how a school or classroom functions is a part of its academic culture, including the beliefs, attitudes, and written or unwritten rules that are held by the students and the educators.

Assessment for Learning

 218 resources.

Assessment refers to the methods educators use to evaluate, measure, and document academic readiness, learning progress, skill acquisition, or educational needs. This topic includes resources for benchmark, formative, and summative assessment.

Communication & Presentation Skills

 54 resources.

This topic includes resources to help educators and their students communicate and present information clearly to their target audience.

Community Involvement

 2 resources.

Community involvement is the process of engaging in dialogue and collaboration with community members and stakeholders. In this topic, resources are included that support educators in effectively working with all stakeholders.

Connected Educators

 17 resources.

Using Professional Learning Communities and Personal Learning Networks, educators connect with other educators to improve their own practice through professional growth. This topic includes resources for effective PLCs and PLNs.

Data-informed Decision-making

 5 resources.

This topic refers to the collection and analysis of data to guide decisions that improve student learning outcomes in schools and classrooms.

Differentiated Instruction

 22 resources.

Educators wanting to differentiate instruction for students through content, process, product or environment can find resources on grouping strategies, tiered instruction, working with learning preferences and more.

Early Childhood

 105 resources.

Early childhood education provides an important foundation in cognitive, physical, social, and emotional development. In this topic, educators can find high-quality resources to support learning in early childhood environments.

Fostering Collaboration

 43 resources.

Resources to support student collaboration as part of the learning process take into account the value of every student's strengths and a school community that believes everyone can learn from each other.

Knowledge Integration & Retention

 39 resources.

This topic includes resources and strategies designed to help making learning "stick."

Leadership in Education

 23 resources.

Resources that support educational leaders as they create positive change in educational policy and processes, including building capacity in others and effectively managing resources that result in improved student outcomes are included in this topic.

Learning Environment

 59 resources.

Resources that include classroom management, student-teacher relationships, the physical environment, school and classroom norms, and peer interactions are all included in the learning environment topic.