Attending this event?
Back To Schedule
Wednesday, July 19 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Building Background Knowledge with Newsela

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, check-in, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Discover strategies for using Newsela content and features to invite and support students in reading across texts to build background knowledge, and curate content to create meaningful learning experiences connected to your curriculum and objectives.

--Learn how to find Newsela content aligned with your instruction that can be used to help students read across related texts
--Explore strategies for using Newsela features to scaffold the learning process for students and assist with background knowledge acquisition
--Customize or create content cu rations to use with students, aligned to topics you teach, and customized to meet unique learners' needs

avatar for Andy Sullivan

Andy Sullivan

Newsela Professional Learning Manager, Newsela
Hi! I've been developing and delivering Professional Learning for Newsela since 2016. Before that I taught high school English language learners in New York. I'm passionate about differentiation, reading practices, and how technology can impact student learning while simultaneously... Read More →

Wednesday July 19, 2023 1:00pm - 1:50pm CDT
Room 7
Feedback form isn't open yet.