Newsela Professional Learning

Flexible, relevant professional learning for educators that brings technology to life.

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Meaningful learning experiences for teachers

Choose professional learning that equips teachers with the skills they need in today’s classrooms.


Technology doesn’t exist in a vacuum. Connect Newsela to real-life instructional use cases with our resources and sessions for teachers.


Much like students, different teachers have different learning styles. We offer everything from bite-sized, asynchronous training to live events.


Professional learning should be relevant and specific to your teachers’ day-to-day challenges. With Newsela, you can tailor sessions to your district's unique needs.


Topics like culturally responsive teaching and SEL are important to get right. Our team can equip your teachers with actionable tips and resources on complex topics.

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Meet our trusted partners

We work with industry experts to develop best-in-class adult learning curriculum.

Make professional learning work for you

In just a few simple steps, you can craft a professional learning plan that’s just right for your district.

  1. Determine which Newsela Professional Learning offerings you’d like to roll out within your school or district, including tailored sessions just for your teachers.

  2. Reserve session times in advance to align with your planned professional learning days using our convenient self-scheduling tool

  3. Consult with your Customer Success Manager and Newsela resources to decide on professional learning priorities, session topics, and desired formats (e.g., synchronous vs. asynchronous)

  4. Collaborate with your Newsela Professional Learning Manager the day-of to support educators and deliver a lively, informative instructional experience

We’ve outlined topics to spark your thinking on sessions for your educators.
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What teachers have to say

Professional learning resources for educators

Learn more about our approach and see how other districts are using Newsela Professional Learning.

Success Story

Build teacher capacity with training

How Newsela Professional Learning helped Beaverton.
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Key components of anti-racist instruction

It starts with building adult capacity for identity development work.
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Common professional learning pitfalls

Potential risks educators should avoid.
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Ready to bring great professional learning to your teachers?

We’d love to learn more about your training needs.

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