Classroom Resources

The AEA and NEA offer helpful resources for facilitating education in Arkansas. From guidance on Common Core State Standards to new lesson plan ideas, the AEA’s classroom resources help educators fulfill our mission of preparing public school students for success. The resources listed below include a full assortment of tools and information from the Arkansas Education Association and National Education Association. If you need something you don’t see here, please contact us.


The Gateway

The Gateway has been serving teachers continuously since 1996 which makes it one of the oldest publically accessible U.S. repositories of education resources on the Web. The Gateway contains a variety of educational resource types from activities and lesson plans to online projects to assessment items.

NEA Academy

NEA Academy is devoted to meeting the professional development needs of teachers and education support professionals. Here you'll find the highest quality courses from the best developers. All professional development courses offered through the NEA Academy are carefully screened against a set of quality standards developed by NEA members in consultation with Learning Forward. Only the best courses of the highest quality make it through screening.