We're giving education a local angle.

Introducing The Boston Globe's News in Education, a new and improved version of the Globe's local education program that provides digital subscriptions, classroom lessons and educational materials at no cost to teachers and students through the generosity of Vacation Donation contributors, private donors and corporate sponsors. Through its Vacation Donation program, the Globe has been an educational partner with schools throughout New England for more than 30 years.

What's new:

NIE Special Report

Science Behind the News

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Seasonal Science - Holes

Grey squirrels have two homes - winter and summer, and woodpeckers help in the renovation process of the winter dwelling.

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Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:

Ebola wipes out Christmas in Sierra Leone

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

Archive of Geography quizzes

Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.

Get This Week in History

The Green Room: Conservation for the Classroom offers lessons from the National Wildlife Federation to educate and inspire people to protect wildlife and wildlife habitat

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Today's word: impish
Definition: Resembling an imp; mischievous.
NASA's Space Place is a monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students
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GUIDE FOR TEACHERS: Peruse the Boston Globe News in Education Guide for Teachers for ideas on using the news in your classroom. Use Globe editorial cartoons, videos, photographs, e-books, multimedia special reports and more as part of your curriculum.

BOSTON GLOBE TOURS: Take a guided walking tour of 135 Morrissey Blvd. Learn about the history of The Boston Globe and see up close how it operates today.