Welcome to Newspapers in Education!

Newspapers in Education is an exciting interactive program that engages students in learning by providing them with daily copies of the San Angelo Standard Times.

For more info and to start getting newspapers delivered to your classroom click here to sign-up online.
Or call Britni Bird at (325) 659-8339.
Sponsorship Information: Click here to view the sponsors in our Classroom Literary Support Program


Online Extras (Updated every Monday)


Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Predicting Disease Tracking Probabilities

A newly developed algorithm is telling scientists where disease outbreaks may occur in the future.
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-- Feb 24, 2017



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



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


Enhance vocabulary and written/verbal skills with over 2,500 pages of puzzles, themed features, word lists, SAT, ACT test prep and word games.

Created by:
Jan and Carey Cook
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Senator is silenced over criticism

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Archive of past lessons
Teacher comments

The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.

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NBC Learn, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, examines the vital connections between water, food and energy in the human water cycle.

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Malaysia hunts North Koreans in assassination

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

Archive of Geography quizzes


Internment of Japanese-Americans 75 Years Later

Discussion prompts & video archive.


A big U.S. employment challenge comes from automation, not just foreign competition

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



This week's word in the news: MOCK

DEFINITION:
Pretended; sham; counterfeit.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
One Twitter user said, ‘‘After the terrible events #lastnightinSweden, IKEA have sold out of this’’ and posted a mock Ikea instruction manual on how to build a ‘‘Border Wall.’’
The Boston Globe -- 02/20/2017