Welcome to News in Education!
NIE is a cooperative effort of newspapers working with local schools to encourage the use of the newspaper as an educational tool to promote literacy and civic responsibility. Through this program, The News & Observer provides newspapers to educators and students. NIE teachers also receive curriculum ideas, teaching materials and more.
NIE Student e-edition Login
The e-edition lets you navigate an exact, digital replica of the newspaper just as you would the newsprint version!
Interactive News Experiences
Click on the icons for interactive news experiences for you and your students. The news-related lesson plans offer an easy way to integrate technology into your program. There are writing assignments with instruction, video and polling, informational text with interactive comprehension quizzes, and much more. They're easy to use and make use of the latest in technology's learning tools.
An inspirational quote and writing prompt.
A video and news poll activity for grades 4 and higher. Updated weekly.
Informational text with a self-assessment comprehension quiz. Updated weekly.
An in-depth look at a story making news this week.