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Go beyond the headlines to teach your students about global issues

News Decoder offers free and open access teaching and learning resources for educators anywhere in the world. Help your students build journalism and media literacy skills and develop competencies in global citizenship.

Resources include:

  • NEWS IN THE CLASSROOM: Follow our self-guided tutorials to learn to be a better writer, make a podcast and more.
  • EDUCATORS’ CATALOG: The Educators’ Catalog delivers a monthly selection of explanatory articles to your inbox, building upon News Decoder’s innovative model of merging education and journalism to unpack complex global topics.
  • DECODER DIALOGUES: Register your class for free public webinars that bring experts and young people together around the same virtual table to tackle big topics.

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Our educator resources are tailored to support classrooms in all disciplines. Check out how you can make News Decoder a part of your science, civics, economics or history curriculum. Complete the form below to access exclusive content, including suggested lesson plans and professional development opportunities. 

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