Back To School

What's in Your Backpack? New Support for Educators
This back to school season, you'll find exciting new features and free resources to help you engage your students in the year ahead.
  • Standards Center Search for lessons based on the standards you teach.
  • Advanced Search Want a specific lesson plan? Search keywords by grade level, subject area topic and then filter their results.
  • Top Resources Our new navigation bar makes it easier to find curated collections, the SML blog and Today's News, Tomorrow's Lesson.
  • Professional Development Webinars We've added more free webinars featuring ready-to-use strategies. And you can earn PD credit, per your district's approval.
  • AFT Members If you're a member of the American Federation of Teachers, explore our new dedicated member section and indicate your union membership in your profile for special updates.
  • SMS Messaging Want alerts when new resources are available? Add your mobile number to your profile.