Welcome to the News in Education (NIE) website for The Sacramento Bee, The Modesto Bee and the Merced Sun-Star. We are pleased to provide teachers, students and parents with a wide variety of resources that will help promote literacy in a fun and interactive way.
Our NIE program provides the e-Edition (digital newspaper) to teachers, special projects based on important themes, lesson plans, and innovative activities relevant to students and teachers in the Sacramento, Modesto and Merced regions.
Get ready for the 2015-2015 school year – order your Educational Subscription here!
Mark your calendars for these fun and educational contests and programs:
Water Spots Video Contest (Aug 2015 – April 2016)
Career GPS (Sept. 30-Oct. 1 – Cal Expo)
California Central Valley Spelling Bee (Oct-2015 – March 2016)
The Great Create (TBD)
Be Water Smart Decorating Contest (Feb/Mar 2016)
Let Your Imagination Flow Poetry Contest (Feb/April 2016)
What’s Growin’ On? special supplement (March 2016)
New Student Supplement & Teacher Guide
STEM NEWS: The Science, Technology, Engineering and Math of Golf
The student magazine and teacher guide free from Kid Scoop teaches science in a new and engaging way. They even provide instructions so that students can slip on a lab coat and conduct the same kinds of experiments done at the U.S. Golf Association Test Center while gaining first-hand knowledge of careers that are more like a game than work! To download, click here.