We need you to complete a form to verify receipt of newspapers
you requested for classroom instruction. This verification is required by our
auditors and must be on file in order for you to continue receiving
sponsored newspapers. Thank you for your assistance!
Check out this wonderful program through the University of St Thomas.
Mission: ThreeSixty Journalism is committed to bringing new voices into journalism and related professions and to using intense, personal instruction in the craft and principles of journalism to strengthen the civic literacy, writing skills and college-readiness of Minnesota teens.
DEFINITION: Characterized by visibility or accessibility of information especially concerning business practices
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Cigna, the health insurance company, offers an Internet-based transparency tool that shows plan members price information on the 200 most common procedures, which make up about 70 percent of the company’s medical claims, said Mark Slitt, a spokesman. ►The Miami Herald -- 09/15/2014
Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:
Scientists learn something new about crickets and katydids when they stop looking and start listening. Play Audio
-- Sep 19, 2014
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.