Back to School

Head back to school with everything you need to have your greatest year yet! From great lesson plans, to icebreakers, to organizing tips for keeping your classroom looking good, NEA-Alaska has you covered. Whether this is your first year as an educator or your twentieth, there’s something here for you.

Back to School Articles


Resources and Benefits to Help You with Back to School

NEA’s Back to School Guide includes articles and resources in the following categories:

  • Classroom Setup
  • Prepping for the First Week
  • Classroom Management
  • Working with Parents
  • Year-long Support
  • Keeping a Sense of Humor

Best of Works4Me: Back to School (Teaching Tips, Ideas and Strategies)

Start the new school year strong with helpful back-to-school resources from NEA Member Benefits:

*Classroom ideas
*Wellness resources
*Shopping tips
*Enter daily (through Aug. 31) for a chance to win a $500 Visa giftcard for your back-to-school expenses

The Teacher’s Corner has lots of back to school resources, including:

  • Lesson plans
  • “Get to know you” activities
  • Bulletin board ideas
  • Thematic units
  • Printable materials
  • Fun and customizable activities

Back to School Tips & Ideas

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Back to School Checklist

Don’t let these things slip your mind at the beginning of the year.