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Use the News in the classroom: Jan. 26-30, 2015

megaphone-dude-cutoutThe HSPA Foundation offers weekly lesson plans for teachers who use the newspaper in the classroom.

The lesson ideas include Common Core Standards for reading informational text, plus standards for science, math and writing.

Click here to access this week's lessons and a downloadable activity sheet.

Use the News in the classroom: Jan. 19-23, 2015

megaphone-dude-cutoutThe HSPA Foundation offers weekly lesson plans for teachers who use the newspaper in the classroom.

The lesson ideas include Common Core Standards for reading informational text, plus standards for science, math and writing.

Click here to access this week's lessons and a downloadable activity sheet.

Mark your calendars for September conference

By Karen T. Braeckel
HSPA Foundation

Happy New Year!

After a few days with our family in town, the house seemed deafeningly quiet Jan. 1 – and the office felt like a foreign country the following day.

Then it all came back.

Annual Conference and Golf Outing

First, we should let you know the outcome of another survey and committee meeting.

By now you probably miss the usual bombardment of information about a winter Annual Meeting. But we already told you we gave up the battle with Mother Nature based on the attendee survey in the fall. Read more »