The following sites are presented (in alphabetical order) for students and families across Alaska as resources for initial learning as well as to provide enrichment that can happen while at home. Click on the title to open the new page in your browser.
Baby Raven Reads improves early literacy skills by translating cultural strengths into home literacy practices. Baby Raven Reads provides family literacy events, training for care providers, and professional development for early childhood educators. Sealaska Heritage sponsors Baby Raven Reads, an award-winning program that promotes early-literacy, language development and school readiness for Alaska Native families with children up to age 5.
Challenger Learning Center of Alaska offers virtual programs for ALL Alaskans! Programs help parents meet the needs of their students in an ever-changing world. Challenge Learning Center's hands-on approach strengthens knowledge in STEM subjects and inspires students to pursue careers in these important fields.
Get FREE online tutoring for subjects like math, English, and history. Work with a live tutor or use the resources to study independently. Live tutors offered Monday through Friday, 8am to 2am; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 2 am Alaska Time. Other resources available 24/7.
Alaskan Literature covers a massive swath of land and cultures--it can be hard to choose what to read! Use this map to discover where many Alaska-based novels take place, from children's stories to adult fiction.
Scholastic is the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books, connecting educators and families through accessibility, engagement, and expertise. We are a leading provider of literacy curriculum, professional services, and classroom magazines, and a producer of educational and popular children’s media.
Alaska Seas and Watersheds teaching activities, developed by Alaska teachers, provide high-quality lesson plans and units. Complete and ready to use, aligned with the Science Standards for Alaska.
SLED, the Statewide Library Electronic Doorway, is an easy-to-use website
that connects people to high quality Alaska information. Once you leave SLED's main menu, SLED cannot control the information you access.
SLED is brought to you by Alaskan libraries. It was developed by the Alaska State Library and Rasmuson Library, University of Alaska Fairbanks, and is currently supported by the Alaska State Library.
TED-Ed is TED’s youth and education initiative. TED-Ed’s mission is to spark and celebrate the ideas of teachers and students around the world. TED-Ed has grown from an idea worth spreading into an award-winning education platform that serves millions of teachers and students around the world every week.
Each day, Wonderopolis poses an intriguing question—the Wonder of the Day®—and allows students to explore it in a variety of ways. Wonderopolis was created by the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) in 2010.