Are current events changing your classroom discussions? Are media literacy skills more necessary than ever before? Join Newsela and iCivics to discuss teaching the presidency, the press and protests. Emma Humphries, iCivics Chief Education Officer and Emily Lepkowski, Newsela Educator Specialist will share ways to connect Newsela and iCivics resources to support the successes and challenges of teaching in the current political climate. Teachers will gain strategies to address the role of the president, the importance of media literacy, and the balance between current and historical events in today’s classrooms.