Kid Currents

We look forward to hearing your thoughts on the weekly topic. Just complete the form below and submit. If your essay is selected, you might see your writing published in a future issue of Kid Currents

Look for the weekly topic under Write Now pubhised in Kid Currents each Wednesday in the eEdition -- login to your account now to find the weekly prompt.


Note: An essay is not required for grades K-2.

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A bonus for young readers!

Launched in September 2020, Kid Currents is a weekly section published in the Wednesday eEdition. It's geared towards K-8 grade students and includes 20-pages of activities and stories to engage and inform the next generation of news consumers.

Students can access the eEdtion via the student login portal.

Teachers can access the eEditon via the teacher login portal.