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Browse tips, classroom ideas, collection highlights and breaking news connections from the NewseumED staff.

  • Media Literacy

    The Media Literacy Maven!

    March 24, 2017

    Join a member of our Education staff each week on Facebook Live as she provides tips and tricks on how to navigate the murky waters of fake and misleading news. View past episodes here.

  • Case Study

    Encouraging Students to Think Through Life’s Gray Areas

    April 10, 2017

    A summer institute alum got unexpected — and welcomed — outcomes when she created a real-life case study on shoplifting to hone her students' reading and writing skills. In this guest blog post, Shelley Sheets provides a DIY design to help you make case studies to fit your curriculum needs.

  • Historical Connections

    Marchers Exercise Their First Amendment Rights

    January 19, 2017

    Marches, rallies, and movements of all kinds have the power to influence and inspire. Throughout history, marches have proven themselves to be powerful tools to make the people's voices be heard and to spearhead or resist change.

  • Historical Connections

    Free Headlines That Changed History Poster

    January 19, 2017

    The poster features front pages from our four online EDCollections on woman suffrage, the civil rights movement, elections, and balancing civil liberties and public good.

  • Historical Connections

    MLK and Black History Month Resources

    January 12, 2017

    Hundreds of free online historical newspapers, videos and lesson plans draw connections to civil rights battles then and now.


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