Using informational text to tackle prescription drug abuse prevention in the classroom.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
America Saves Week
February 24 - March 1, 2014
America Saves Week, in conjunction with America Saves and Florida Saves, is an annual opportunity to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess their own saving status. NIE is proud to support the United Way of Hernando County's participation in America Saves Week 2014.
Common Core resources, workshops and information .... OH MY! Click here.
Free online workshop dates added.
Thank you to everyone who participated in Tampa Bay's Cutest Pet Photo Contest 2014! This year's contest is over, but look for announcements about next years in the fall of 2014.
Tampa Bay Times Newspaper in Education program wins international recognition
Reading with the Rays - Read Your Way to the Ballpark, a summer reading program produced in partnership with the Tampa Bay Rays and the Rays Baseball Foundation, has been awarded a 2013 Silver World Young Reader Prize by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA).
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Newspaper in Education curriculum supplements win national awards
Two NIE curriculum supplements have been recognized with national awards in the National Newspaper Association’s 2013 Newspaper And Education Contest.
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Sesame Street developed Here for Each Other to help adults and children cope with disasters. Your furry Sesame friends are here to help you and your child through this challenging time. Provided courtesy of WEDU.
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NIE has partnered with Little Passports to bring Tampa Bay students an exciting educational opportunity.
Little Passports is an award-winning learning toy for boys and girls between 5 and 10 years of age geared towards inspiring children to learn about other countries and cultures.
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Pinellas Teachers Only: Free field trips to art museums
Free field trips to art museums are available for all Pinellas County teachers of all grades and contents (courtesy of referendum funds).
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