General Education Resources

Tennessee Electronic Library
This free website is available for all residents of Tennessee. After you create a username and password, an extensive variety of resources are available, including an Adult Education Center, Career Information Center, and preparation for occupational exams information.

Goodwill Community Foundation Global Learning
This website offers free online classes in a variety of subjects including money basics, math, e-mail, and software programs like Office, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Puzzlemaker is a puzzle generation tool for teachers and students. Create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more-using your own word lists.

TV 411
TV411 will help students read for success, fine-tune their writing, and expand their vocabulary. TV411 is a collection of entertaining videos and engaging web activities, all designed to help students reach learning goals.

English Resources

English for Everyone
Printable worksheets on a variety of subjects including grammar, vocabulary and reading. There is also agreat variety of crossword puzzles at various levels.

Breaking News English
Printable lessons on current events that are written at different levels. Great practice for conversation, reading and writing skills. Online listening practice at different speeds is also available.

Internet Teachers of English as a Second Language Journal
Various activities including conversation topics, games and grammar. Lots of good reference articles for tutors who are interested in the academic aspect of teaching ESL.

Literacy Resources

Literacy Tools
This site has learning activities you can do online or print. It also has games and tutor helps. To work on spelling, click on print Exercises, then on Skills, and then on Spelling Sounds. Print out the pages to work on your spelling.

Spelling City
Spelling games, quizzes, lists, etc.  Includes a section for teachers as well as students.

Citizenship Resources

Citizenship Instruction
This guide from the Minnesota Literacy Council provides teachers, tutors, and organizations with the resources to enhance and expand citizenship classes.

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