SEP 27, 2023 @ 5-5:30pm ET/ 2-2:30pm PT

Teach with Newsela: Activate Students’ Prior Knowledge to Extend Learning

Join us and learn how to harness the knowledge and experiences students bring to the classroom. Then discover how to build more impactful lessons that draw connections between what your students already know and the topics you teach. During the session, you’ll:

Key takeaways will be:

  • 1

    Discover engaging ways to activate students’ prior knowledge.

  • 2

    See real in-class examples of Newsela lessons that build background knowledge.

  • 3

    Learn how developing background knowledge increases students’ comprehension and participation.

Educators who join for the live session will receive a certificate for 30 minutes of professional learning.

Register to attend