Palo Alto Students Hungry to Weed Out Fake News

Fighting Fake News

One takeaway from NewseumED’s visit to the California high school was clear: Students are more curious and less clueless about fake news than many give them credit for being.
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NewseumED To Unveil Redesigned Website

The new NewseumED website has more content, interactive features and searchability — and is fast and easy to use.
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Open House Sessions Focus on Digital

This year’s Teacher Open House on Oct. 3 puts an extra emphasis on technology in the classroom. Alumni from our 2015 Summer Teacher Institutes will be leading sessions on how they have blended digital tools and social media into their curriculum.
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On the Road: Fall Conferences

Fall Conferences

Newseum Education staff will be presenting at conferences in Ohio and Louisiana this fall. Stop by and see us if you are attending any of these events.
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Summer Survey Winner

We Have a Winner

Hassan Mims from Annandale High School in Virginia is the winner of a drawing among educators who completed a survey after visiting the Newseum this summer.
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6th Annual Teacher Open House on Oct. 3

Circle Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, on your calendar for our sixth annual Teacher Open House.
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9/11 From the Front Page to the History Books

As the anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks approach, NewseumED offers educators some resources to guide classroom discussion.
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Case Studies: How Much Is Too Much?

Case Study

The murder Aug. 26 of a WDBJ journalist and cameraman raises important ethical questions on how the story has and continues to be covered. To help your students explore the ethical questions about content use and sources during tragedy, NewseumED offers two related classroom-ready case studies.
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Learn Media Literacy Teaching Tips at Free Workshop Sept. 19

Thanks to a grant from Participant Media, the Newseum is excited to offer a free open-enrollment professional development opportunity for D.C. metro area high school teachers.
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My Aha Moments at ANEW15 Teacher Institute

Lisa Mayo, a teacher from Pennsylvania, recounts her participation in the Newseum Summer Teacher Institute and the ideas she’ll take back to the classroom.
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