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Accelerate learning for New York students

A relevant and engaging instructional content platform designed to complement your ELA, social studies, and science curriculum.

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Resources for New York educators supporting equitable learning & differentiation
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Newsela knows New York

Navigate your district’s ever-changing needs with engaging content for every learner & subject.

  1. Provide a trusted resource to support SEL initiatives and academic needs in ELA, Social Studies and Science

  2. Support New York’s Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education Framework

  3. Provides resources in Newsela Social Studies that draw connections between citizenship and students' daily lives - supporting New York's Civic Readiness Initiative.

  4. Adhere to NYS Ed Law 2-d legislation by protecting student data. Submit your DPA (Data Privacy Agreement) or Parents’ Bill of Rights here

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Instructional supports to expand students' 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 New York State and Local Standards

Use Newsela to teach the standards and priorities of your school, district and the state of New York. We support leading frameworks, and commonly used curricula to ensure instruction is both engaging and driving learning.

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Meet our trusted New York partners

We partner with educators and leaders from around the state to meet your content and PD needs.

Keep New York students learning, wherever they are

Power Newsela content with NWEA assessments

You can now use MAP Growth scores from NWEA to deliver Newsela content to students at the reading level that’s just right for them, accurately and automatically. So it’s faster and easier to differentiate instruction when it matters most.

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Resources for New York educators

Events & resources to help New York educators get the most from Newsela’s content solutions.

On-Demand Webinar

Infusing Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Instruction in your Classroom.

View our Newsela+NYSCATE partner webinar with Jessica Turner of Ossining School District.
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Reimagining Tier 1 instruction through SEL

Ensuring SEL instruction is inclusive for students of color.
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On-Demand Webinar

Planning for 21/22 during COVID-19

Learn from five NY administrators & Newsela’s Co-Founder.
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Content solutions across the curriculum

Authentic, standards-aligned content that supports the standards and mandates that matter to NY schools.