Request a Teacher Training Workshop or
interested in discovering new ways to supplement the material you
use to teach your subject area with the newspaper? Would you like
to share your thoughts and experiences using NIE with the
programís staff members and other teachers?
If you answered
yes to either question, in two simple steps, NIE can send our NIE
Coordinator to your classroom, armed with newspapers and an
engaging activity to do with your students. We will make it fun
for your students and easy for you to bring real world learning to
your classroom. The NIE Coordinators are also available to to run
workshops and in-services for teachers who are looking for new
ideas on how to use the newspaper in their classes.
Once we have
received your request, we will contact you to set up a date, time,
place and activity with you. Your request will be honored on a
first come, first serve basis. These services are free for
current NIE subscribers. If you are interested, please contact us
at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 309-686-3027.
Schedule a Tour
Tours of the
Journal Star are available Monday through Friday from 8:30 A.M. to
3:30 P.M. Students must be at least 10 yrs old, and one
adult must accompany every ten students. Tours last
approximately 1 hour. Please make reservations at least two
weeks in advance.
reservations please call:
Phil Jordan, Tour