Enhancing classroom instruction with online news

  title={Enhancing classroom instruction with online news},
  author={Michael D. Ekstrand and Katherine Landau Wright and Maria Soledad Pera},
  journal={Aslib J. Inf. Manag.},
PurposeThis paper investigates how school teachers look for informational texts for their classrooms. Access to current, varied and authentic informational texts improves learning outcomes for K-12 students, but many teachers lack resources to expand and update readings. The Web offers freely available resources, but finding suitable ones is time-consuming. This research lays the groundwork for building tools to ease that burden.Design/methodology/approachThis paper reports qualitative findings… 
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