Florida Press Educational Services members celebrate Newspaper in Education Week 2023
Florida Press Educational Services members celebrated Newspaper in Education Week, March 6-10, 2023, with a variety of school, community and newspaper activities.
Newspaper in Education Week recognizes the accomplishments of Newspaper in Education programs across the country and around the world. It is celebrated annually during the first full school week in March.
Newspaper in Education is an international program that encourages the use of the daily newspaper as a “living textbook” for students from primary through adult education levels; and
Throughout the state, municipalities and school districts recognized that research shows that students who learn using the newspaper as an educational resource are more likely to become lifelong readers and informed and engaged citizens. The following Florida municipalities and school boards issued proclamations in honor of Newspaper in Education Week 2023:
- Citrus County Board of County Commissioners
- Hernando County School Board
- Hillsborough County School Board
- Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners
- Jefferson County School Board
- Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners
- Pasco County School Board
- Pasco County Board of County Commissioners
- Pinellas County School Board
- Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners
- City of Clearwater
- City of Monticello
- City of St. Petersburg
- City of Tampa
View the NIE Week 2023 photo gallery at fpesnie.org.