What is Newspaper In Education?

A new textbook every day .....            
                                       ...bringing daily lessons to life.

NIE is an educational partnership between area educators, local businesses and The Daily Journal.

Newspapers in the Classroom

  • proved a valuable supplement to curriculum materials
  • spark student interest to learn
  • help to develop skilled readers, writers and communicators
  • contain something of value and interest for all students of all ages and abilities
  • applies textbook learning to daily life
  • can often 'turn on' the 'turned off' student
  • provide an additional creative teaching tool

Student and Teacher Benefits

  • high-quality, teacher-tested quality curriculum guides and other supplemental materials
  • classroom sets of newspapers provided through matching contributions of area sponsors and The Daily  Journal
  • workshops, presentations and newsletters
  • educational offerings in the newspaper
  • can become lifelong continuing education

USING THE NEWSPAPER IN THE CLASSROOM CAN ENHANCE
THE CAUSE FOR LITERACY BY PROVIDING

  • more literate students who will become more qualified employees, better informed individuals, more reliable   and highly responsible citizens
  • a significant means for enhancing self-esteem
  • a vital community link that becomes a sound investment in our future