Newsworthy—Cultivating Critical Thinkers, Readers, and by Ed Madison

By Ed Madison

In this e-book, Ed Madison—journalist, producer/director, and leading edge educator—provides particular recommendations to assist lecturers use journalistic studying to accomplish confident results that have interaction scholars in new methods. Journalistic studying is a instructing process that borrows suggestions from the journalism career to higher educate scholars in examine, analyzing, and writing in language arts and the social sciences sessions. Drawing from vast fieldwork in colleges around the usa, Madison demonstrates how this process is uniquely aligned with universal middle kingdom criteria that decision for extra emphasis on nonfiction texts and electronic literacy talents. founded on learn and writing tasks that may yield publishable pupil writing, chapters display how this process works throughout contexts and merits a extensive diversity of scholars from different backgrounds. The textual content additionally explores new and cheap ways to instructor training.

Book Features:

  • Shows ELA lecturers easy methods to higher interact scholars in analyzing and writing by means of tapping into their interests.
  • Offers powerful and reasonable concepts which are aligned with the CCSS.
  • Explores electronic literacy and variety, offering tangible innovations for bridging the fulfillment and expertise gap.
  • Includes hyperlinks to curricular assets, pupil video clips, expertise assistance, and more.

“Authentic, significant, and passion-driven, Ed Madison masterfully demonstrates the facility of journalism as an enticing studying event. This ebook is a considerate and useful advisor to enforcing journalistic studying in schools.”
Yong Zhao, elected fellow, foreign Academy For schooling, writer of worldwide category Learners

“Ed Madison explains why the journalistic equipment of verifying and clarifying info can inspire scholars to profit approximately something. His well-sourced publication is filled with the sensible workouts and expertise tips which could let loose the ability of journalistic studying. A must-read for somebody who cares approximately education.”
Eric Newton, Innovation leader, Cronkite institution of Journalism, Arizona nation college, author, Searchlights and sun shades: box Notes from the electronic Age of Journalism

“Dr. Madison’s very important publication takes us past the excitement to the substance and tool of engagement via journalistic studying. Grounded in examine and perform, he presents perception and information to educators suffering to make the area of narrative expression very important and suitable to today’s students.”
Jason Ohler, writer of many books, articles and internet assets dedicated to media and electronic literacy

“Teaching journalism rules hasn't ever been extra important and extra quintessential to the paintings of all lecturers. Ed Madison has hung out with leaders in journalism schooling and gives an exceptional synthesis of principles from front traces. an individual who loves instructing nonfiction studying and writing throughout media will love this book.”
William Kist, affiliate professor, Kent kingdom University

“Ed Madison offers lecturers with tangible options for utilizing journalism to satisfy new criteria, whereas inspiring scholars to take possession in their education.”
Linda Darling-Hammond, Stanford collage, author, The Flat global and Education

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