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Get the latest NIE news about the newspaper industry, educational trends, fund-raising ideas, free educational resources and upcoming events. It's free to subscribe to the News Media Literacy/NIE-News, an electronic newsletter emailed directly to you each month.

Please click here to subscribe. Have something to share with your NIE colleagues?

To submit an article or idea, contact Education Services Director, Mary Miller at mmiller@nynpa.com.

For the latest NIE Resources explore the weblinks below:

About NIE | Contacts | Famous New Yorkers | Law Day | Summer Reading | Sunshine Week | Understanding News Media | Free NIE Materials


Monthly Specials
Ballball Hall of Fame

Law Day 2022

This programming includes:

  • A 5-part series of features in English and Spanish focused on this year's theme
  • Audio podcasts and teaching guide with graphic organizers (English)
  • A total of eight videos (four each in English and Spanish)

These resources were created with funding in part from the New York Bar Foundation

Monthly Special Features

4 columns x 10" features highlighting different special events each month - new for August 2022 - National Purple Heart Day

Plus these previous year's features (updated) for current use:

  • International Youth Day – 8/12
  • Anniversary of the Clermont Steamboat – 8/17
  • Anniversary of Woodstock – 8/15-8/18
  • National Aviation Day – 8/19
  • Women’s Equity Day – 8/26
  • Back-to-School Tips
  • NYS Summer Reading

Baseball Across New York State - a 10-part series of features written by Hall of Fame staff members and the corresponding graphic organizers created by Mary Miller for the New York Newspapers Foundation's News Media Literacy/NIE program.

To find out more about the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum vist their website.

Understanding News Media
A 10-part series of features and graphic organizers developed in partnership with Stony Brook University's Center for Media Literacy.

Read, Write, Speak, Listen, View and Learn
A guide with 10 mini-lessons that invites teachers or parents to work with different newspaper sections and adapt activities to students’ needs and interests.

More: About this Guide, fillable-form PDF version

News Media Literacy Presentations
Learn how to identify accurate sources, verify news content, and gain a deeper understanding of how news professionals gather and disseminate credible information, using print or electronic media and what it means to be a good digital citizen.
For more info or to schedule an event, contact us.

A 6-part series of features and cooresponding graphic organizers available to NYNPA members free. This link brings you the audio podcasts for each feature. Any NYNPA member newspaper wishing to run the series should contact Mary Miller to obtain PDF copies.

Contact Us
For more information about our Newspaper In Education Program and youth outreach, contact Mary Miller at mmiller@nynpa.com
or call 518-449-1667 ext 701

New York News Publishers Association, Inc.
Phone/Fax (518) 449-1667 - Toll-free: (800) 777-1667

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