Open Access Graduate Research Paper
The purpose of this literature review is to learn 4 why educators should use newspapers in their classrooms. Are newspapers educational tools that can be easily used in the classroom for building skills? How difficult is it to incorporate them into the content areas? Can newspapers be used to help develop global awareness? How can newspapers promote critical thinking? Is the main goal of the Newspapers in Education program, to develop informed and concerned citizens (Skover, 1983; Rhoades & Rhoades, 1985), being met through the use of newspapers in the schools? And finally, what research evidence is there to support the use of newspapers in the classroom?
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
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©1991 Lisa M. Stone
Stone, Lisa M., "Newspapers in the classroom: Why should educators use them?" (1991). Graduate Research Papers. 3412.