What’s New Back-to-School 2022

Newsela Product Updates

Check out some of our latest updates designed to help you accelerate student learning and lay the foundation for a successful school year ahead.

This video highlights our favorite Newsela updates for back-to-school 2022, including:

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    700+ new interactive videos included in Newsela Social Studies

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    Brand new homepage look and feel

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    40+ new Novel and Book Studies added to Newsela ELA

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    135+ new lessons added to The Newsela SEL Collection

Other Newsela Content



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Reigniting SEL for tomorrow’s classrooms

Over the past few years, the heightened urgency to prioritize SEL in classroom learning has taken the forefront due to the isolation, uncertainty, and trauma students and families across the country continue to experience. We explore how SEL has evolved and what it will look like going forward.

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4 Keys to comprehension, according to the Science of Reading

The Science of Reading is gaining popularity as more school districts are turning to it to inform their instructional decisions. So, what is the Science of Reading and how can it be leveraged to support reading comprehension? We explore 4 key ways in our latest guide.