The Daily Post-Athenian Newspapers In Education NIE Representative


PLATINUM - $1200+:

McMinn County Board of Education

Simmons Bank


GOLD - $800:


SILVER - $500:

  • Athens City Schools
  • Athens Utilities Board
  • Kiwanis Club of Athens
  • Mayfield Dairy Farms
  • McMinn County Sheriff's Dept. - D.A.R.E. Program
  • SouthEast Bank
  • The Sock Shop
  • BankWagg-n-Purr Retreat, LLC

BRONZE - $300:

  • Athens Pediatrics
  • Madison Avenue Compounding Pharmacy
  • McMinn County Education Foundation
  • Meigs Middle School/Library
  • River Valley AgCredit
  • Smith Funeral Home and Cremation Services
  • Tennessee Wesleyan College

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Current Programs

Bright Ideas: Great Learning Ideas Using the Newspaper
Bright Ideas

5 Steps to Fantastic Fitness
5 Steps to Fantastic Fitness

(Teacher's Guide)

Pioneers in the Classroom
Pioneers in the Classroom Teacher's Guide

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Teacher Guides

Hot Topics - Ultimate Curriculum Guides

NIE Teachers Guide to using the newspaper in the classroom (written to Tennessee State Standards)
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Don't Do Drugs Teacher's Guide
Don't Do Drugs Teacher's Guide

Parent Guides

Parent Newspaper Guide

Guía Del Periódico Para Los Padres

Jones Media Curriculum Guide
100 Ways to Use the Newspaper In Your Classroom
Craft Ideas for Re-using Newspapers
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