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The Boston Globe offers digital subscriptions at no cost to teachers and students through the generosity of Vacation Donation participants, private contributors and corporate sponsors. The News in Education program is part of The Boston Globe Foundation.

Here's what you get with your Boston Globe NIE subscription:

  • The Boston Globe e-paper is an electronic replica of the print newspaper with interactive features. Using The Boston Globe e-paper, students can listen to individual articles or have them translated into 17 languages.
  • BostonGlobe.com is the digital version of The Boston Globe. Students can search for keywords on BostonGlobe.com and save articles to their own personal accounts.
  • Boston Globe Archive contains the full text of Globe articles from 1872 to the present.

To be able to access content required for Boston Globe NIE lessons, you need to have access to BostonGlobe.com and the Boston Globe Archive with a Boston Globe NIE subscription.

Instructions for registering for and using your free BostonGlobe.com NIE subscription:

  1. Fill out the online form below to register for your free BostonGlobe.com NIE subscription for your classroom. Please complete all required fields.

    Teachers: During the BostonGlobe.com NIE registration process, you will need to know the total number of students in your classes so you can include that number on the form.
  2. Once you have completed the registration form, click on the “Submit your order” button at the bottom of the page.
  3. Shortly after your order is submitted, you’ll receive an email with your BostonGlobe.com NIE subscription email address and a password. Use both to log into BostonGlobe.com (the login is at the top right corner of the page) and the Boston Globe Archive.
  4. If you have difficulty logging into your new BostonGlobe.com NIE subscription, please email emily.procknal@globe.com.

2013-2014 Registration Form

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You may be asked to verify that you are using your Boston Globe NIE subscription for classroom instruction. You may also be asked to confirm—or correct, if necessary—the total number of students who have access to your digital subscription.

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Thank you for registering for your Boston Globe News in Education subscription. Have a great semester!