You want your history classrooms to encourage historical thinking, with students developing and supporting assertions about the past from analyses of primary source documents and connections to current events. This webiarn explores how you can use Newsela resources to help students develop the 5 C’s of historical thinking articulated by NCSS.
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JJ Janikis, Team Lead of Educator Communities at Newsela - @jjanikis
JJ is a former 6th grade special educator in the NYC DOE. He worked across content areas and loved collaborating on social studies content. At Newsela, JJ helps educators implement Newsela within their classroom and school communities. He is a Google Certified Educator and manages the Newsela credentialing programs.