In support of anti-racist instruction

At Newsela, we’re committed to advancing anti-racist practices in K-12 education.

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There’s an urgent need for anti-racist curriculum and instruction.

We surveyed over 1600 educators and leaders on approaches to anti-racist curriculum and instruction.

of educators rate systemic racism in their communities as a critical priority issue.

of educators indicate a need for more robust professional development for anti-racist instruction.

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Getting started with Newsela for anti-racist instructional content

Here are just a few examples of Newsela’s cross-curricular resources that bolster anti-racist curriculum and instruction, rooted in our anti-bias anti-racist framework.

Newsela Social Studies

Coming soon: The Black U.S. History collection, included with Newsela Social Studies, helps teachers and students challenge mainstream Eurocentric narratives.

Newsela ELA

Weave anti-bias concepts into ELA instruction with Newsela’s new collection, ELA Teaching Strategies from Learning for Justice.

The Newsela SEL Collection

Foster more inclusive, identity-affirming classrooms with the new anti-bias, anti-racism lessons added to The Newsela SEL Collection.

Learn more about Newsela’s anti-bias anti-racist framework for instructional content.
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Content partners for anti-racist instruction

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Anti-racist principles from CARE

We support anti-racist principles from the Center for Anti-Racist Education.
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Black Students Matter

Our team of experts continues to craft resources for anti-racist teaching and instruction.
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ISBE survey results

Newsela was the preferred resource for social studies in IL elementary schools.
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