Newsela for Howard County Public Schools
Newsela for Howard County Public SchoolsNewsela for Howard County Public Schools

Accelerate academic success for HCPS students

A relevant and engaging instructional platform designed to ensure students are successful with inclusive ELA, social studies and science content.

Newsela knows HCPS

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Newsela knows Howard County Public Schools

Prepare for summer learning and the '22-'23 school year with vetted, real-world content.

  1. Accelerate student achievement with authentic content aligned to state standards

  2. Give teachers across the curriculum tools to teach literacy and lead discussion

  3. Support Social Emotional Learning needs for all students

  4. Complement your core curriculum with content that aligns to your standards

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Instructional supports to expand student learning experience and engagement

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Curations, Lessons, and Customizations.
Create custom activities, search for content by standard, curate Text Sets, and control the reading levels students experience.

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Quizzes, Writing Prompts, and Assignments.
Create and share customizable assignments and give students access to reading comprehension quizzes, customizable writing prompts, and annotations.

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Aligned to Maryland State and Local Standards.

Use Newsela to teach the standards and priorities of HCPS. We support leading frameworks, the commonly used curricula to ensure instruction is both engaging and driving learning such as:

  • Early Learning Standards

  • College and Career Readiness Standards

  • Common Core State Standards

Resources for HCPS educators

Resources to help Howard County educators get the most from Newsela's content solutions.

Customer Story

Distance learning brings the challenge of maintaining rigor at scale

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