Learn to code and help a nonprofit at the same time. You will build projects for nonprofits to use and you can add them to your portfolio.
NASA has made their entire media library publicly accessible and copyright free. You and your students may use any of the 140,000 photos and other resources any way you like.
Internet4Classrooms is a wonderful site filled with resources for teachers, students and parents. Resources are organized by grade, subject area or topic. They also offer technology tips and tutorials. They've added a page highlighting Educational Apps!
You can sign up for their monthly newsletter to get timely classroom ideas. For example, here's the Back-to-School issue.
Students will love learning math, engineering, art, and science from Pixar. They show parts of their movies and how the made them. You get to see the math behind coding some of their scenes. they cover animation, modeling the environment, and more is coming.
CodeNewbie a site for those learning to program. They have podcasts, chats, and learning resources for people new to coding.
This site contains over 2400 free videos that will explain topics from basic arithmetic to calculus. biology, chemistry, physics, electrical engineering, health, finance, civics, art, us and world history, test prep and computer science, programming, animation, and Hour of Code. There are also practice exercises that will help you work your way through each subject.
Would you or your students like more in-depth instruction on coding? Try Codecademy. It offers instruction on making a website, Ruby on Rails, AngularJS , Jave, SQL, and more. They add new content often. So go try a lesson or two. It is all free.
This is an excellent site for making rubrics. You can create a free account and access it from anywhere you have an Internet connection. You can use one of their templates to create your own very quickly or search for one that is already made for you. Their templates cover numerous topics.
If you've never checked out this site - you are missing out! Create animated videos from still images. A great collection of popular music is available without worry of copyright violation. Apply for the free educators account. Educators get the Animoto Plus account for free to use in their classroom. Follow this link and click on the Are you a teacher? link to learn more.
Here's an example of an animoto video teaching a vocabulary word: