Welcome to USA Today Educate!

This site is dedicated to helping USA-based teachers and students excel in education.

We provide free articles and resources for teachers, to be used as guides or examples to build your own K-12 lesson plans.

For students, we aim to prepare you for college by providing recommendations on the best online aids and educational products, as well as information on available scholarships.


Lesson Library - Free Resources for Teachers

Lesson Library

Do you have a lesson plan you would like to share?

Submit your lesson plan via our contact form and add to our free database of lessons for K-12 teachers! If posted on the site, we will give you full credit and acknowledgement.


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USA Today Educate supports these community and learning sites around the USA:

  • If you have ever wondered if there are aliens anywhere in the universe, you are not the only one. Discover Fermi’s Paradox at FermisParadox.com.
  • Do you know what a peafowl is? Learn about peafowl at Peafowl.org.
  • Discover Denver through the eye of TheDenverEye.com.
  • Learn about New Jersey’s 3rd Regiment and the Civil War at 3NJ.org.
  • Learn eco-friendly gardening tips at EcosystemGardening.
  • If you are in the Seattle area, discover nature at the beautiful Heronswood Garden.
  • If you are in the Washington D.C. area, be sure to visit the National Museum of the American Indian. Learn about the native peoples of the Americas at this fantastic museum.
  • Find drawing tips, encouragement, inspiration, and a fun, creative outlet at Mind Map Inspiration.