News Follow NewseumED on Twitter, Facebook and more for highlights from our collection, ideas for using our content and updates about new programs and resources. All Announcements Classroom Connections Media Mentions Newsletters Announcement 2 Free Media Literacy Workshops for Teachers Thanks to a generous grant from Wells Fargo, NewseumED is pleased to offer "Real Media Literacy for a Fake News World” to D.C.-metro area teachers. Announcement New National Education Initiative on Free Speech, Civil Discourse Support from the Charles Koch Foundation will enable NewseumED to offer standards-aligned, First Amendment resources for educators, as well as 20 professional development workshops around the nation. Announcement 2018 Teacher Open House Is Oct. 6 Join us for an exciting day as we preview content from an upcoming EDCollection on free speech, launch our Media Literacy Essentials EDCollection, and unveil our website's new look and features. Admission is free for educators and librarians! Announcement Wanted: Students for 2018-19 Newseum Advisory Team NewseumED is looking for energetic and dedicated middle and high school students to join our in-house focus group for the 2018-2019 school year. Applications are due Oct. 3. Newsletter August 2018 E-Newsletter Get info on our Teacher Open House on Oct. 6, the new content and look coming soon to our website, openings on our Student Advisory Team, and more. Announcement NewseumED Named a 2018 Best Website by AASL The American Association of School Librarians recognized NewseumED for providing "enhanced learning and curriculum development for school librarians and their teacher collaborators." Media Mention 'The Italian Insider' Calls NewseumED a Handy Tool In an online story describing useful study tools for higher education students, NewseumED is praised for its searchable historical artifacts. Media Mention EdTech 4 Beginners Recommends NewseumED A guest post entitled "15 EdTech Resources to Use in the Classroom" ranks NewseumED as #10. Newsletter June 2018 E-Newsletter Get info on a $250,000 grant from the Hearst Foundation to further media literacy education, updated election resources, free admission for children during summer, ISTE 2018, NCSS workshop and more. Announcement NewseumED Receives Hearst Foundation Grant The $250,000 grant will help support and expand on-site and digital media literacy classes and professional development workshops for students and educators.