For Teachers

W-L Library – For Teachers

The library has a lot to offer teachers. We do booktalks, teach research skills, including using our online databases and citing sources, borrow or buy the books or DVDs you need, and are always happy to collaborate with you on instruction. Come see us, email us or call x6242 any time!

APS Links

Video/Video Streaming

  • Discovery Education Streaming – Now available through MyAccess@APS for Staff
  • WatchKnowLearn – thousands of educational videos on a wide variety of subjects organized into a searchable Directory
  • eMediaVA – contains more than 100,000 digital learning objects, video, audio, interactive and graphic elements all correlated to Virginia’s SOLs. If you do not have an account, put in a
    ticket for assistance.

Lesson Plans/Learning Resources

SOL Resources


Reading Resources

  • – A national multimedia project offering information and resources to the parents and educators of struggling adolescent readers and writers
  • ReadWriteThink – Provides access to high quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction
  • LibriVox – Download free audiobooks in the public domain
  • Bluford Series Audiobooks – twenty of the Bluford series books in audiobook format – a free resource for educators and students
  • Newsela – news articles adapted for different reading levels

Professional Development