Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor

As content marketing manager at HMH, Jordan helps manage the Shaped blog, engaging with teachers, administrators, authors, and thought leaders to share relevant and timely content. He was previously an editor and reporter for U.S. News & World Report covering online higher education, and he has also worked as an editor and blogger at the nonprofit organization World Education Services. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and history from Emory University, and his work has appeared in publications including USA Today and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. You can follow Jordan on Twitter at @jordanfriedman8.

As content marketing manager at HMH, Jordan helps manage the Shaped blog, engaging with teachers, administrators, authors, and thought leaders to share relevant and timely content. He was previously an editor and reporter for U.S. News & World Report covering online higher education, and he has also worked as an editor and blogger at the nonprofit organization World Education Services. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and history from Emory University, and his work has appeared in publications including USA Today and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. You can follow Jordan on Twitter at @jordanfriedman8.

BLOG POSTS
9 Pi Day Activities for High School Students
Consider taking a break from the traditional lesson plan and incorporating some fun into your curriculum on or around March 14 to honor pi.
Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor
Richard Blankman
Shaped Staff
March 03, 2020
St. Patrick's Day Classroom Activities: 5 Fun Ways to Celebrate
Honor St. Patrick's Day with these fun activities for elementary and middle school—from teaching students how to count in the Irish language to holding a classroom celebration!
Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor
Richard Blankman
Shaped Staff
February 27, 2020
Presidents' Day Lesson Plans and Classroom Activities
Use these Presidents' Day activities and lesson plans to teach students about the institution of the presidency and those who have held the position.
Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor
Brenda Iasevoli
Shaped Staff
February 03, 2020
6 Fun Black History Month Activities for School
Use these Black History Month classroom activities to celebrate with your students and teach them about significant figures in African American history.
Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor
January 28, 2020
Using Social Media for Teacher Professional Development
Platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram enable teachers to network with other educators, follow education trends, share resources, and post about student achievements.
Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor
January 16, 2020