Newsela allows educators to take news articles over a range of topics and from many main stream sources and then adjust them to different reading levels. As a teacher I can differentiate the articles that I give to students to assist struggling readers receive the similar material to their classmates and from the text complete the same assignments.
A Teacher's Prayer - I saw this in a classroom where I took my GACE. I think it's a good prayer to keep in mind - and I do not think it interferes with public school. I'm not preaching it; I'm living it.