How to build student agency into your curriculum with Newsela

2021


In this webinar recording, we'll cover:

  • 1

    Student agency is one of the common elements missing from districts’ core materials

  • 2

    Common pitfalls to avoid when addressing gaps in core resources that can disengage both teachers and students

  • 3

    How thoughtful implementation of instructional materials like Newsela can build student choice and agency into your curriculum

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