Meaningful Integration with Newsela for Leaders

Focus Area: Newsela
Audience:

CInstructional Coaches, LLeaders

Pathway: Understanding

Overview

Newsela is a powerful tool with many features that can support teachers and students with literacy and beyond. Its various features and library can unlock more efficient and effective tracking and goal setting, differentiation, culturally responsive teaching, and so much more! 

Audience

This session can be customized for either teachers or leaders/coaches.

Specifications

Participants will need a computer with a camera, microphone and their subscription login to Newsela.

Outcome

I can support teachers to meaningfully integrate Newsela into instruction in order to increase the depth and rigor of instructional tasks for students.

Learning Experience

Define how to leverage some of the key features in Newsela in order to support making learning more visible, develop language and discussion practices and increase rigor using the SAMR framework

Explore Newsela strategies and how to use the SAMR model to explore challenges that students might face and how to build their ownership through consistent routines
common tools that can help us unlock deeper tasks and learning process like Flipgrid, Seesaw, and PearDeck

Build a task using the Newsela feature of their choice, and align it to upcoming work for students