Skip to main content
3 Reviews | 52 Downloads

Journalism in Action: Teaching Key Moments in History with PBS

Subject Digital Literacy and Citizenship, English Language Arts, Social Studies — Current Events
Grade Level Grades 6-12, Professional Development, Paraprofessional and School Related Personnel
Resource Type Presentation
Attributes Good for Parents

Attribution Non-commercial NoDerivative



Join Victoria Pasquantonio of PBS NewsHour, Liz Ramos and Share My Lesson for a review of key moments in history told by various journalist, the Library of Congress and social media.

Thursday, March 25, 2021
Now Available on Demand

EXTRA! EXTRA! Discover key moments in U.S. history as told by journalists in newspapers, television, and social media with PBS NewsHour's interactive website, "Journalism in Action."

Explore 200+ primary sources from the Library of Congress on topics ranging from the American Revolution to World War II to Civil Rights. "Journalism in Action" focuses on representation in US history, including reporters from diverse backgrounds who covered individuals whose stories need to be told.


Available for one-hour of PD credit. A certificate of completion will be available for download at the end of your session that you can submit for your school's or district's approval.

Share My Lesson is now an NYSED-approved provider for CTLE requirements.  Step 1: Upon completion of the Share My Lesson webinar, download your PD certificate of completion. Step 2: Complete CTLE certificate. Step 3: Send both your CTLE certificate AND Share My Lesson PD certificate of completion to [email protected].



3 Reviews
What a FANTASTIC resource!
What a FANTASTIC resource! Very inspiring and relevant.
March 25, 2021
So much fun! Provided a great
So much fun! Provided a great deal of resources that can be used now in the classroom!
March 25, 2021
Very personable presenters.
Very personable presenters. It made it informative and also entertaining.
March 25, 2021