Designed for instructors, the education resource website https://www.nytimes.com/spotlight/nytimesineducation provides the following features:
How do I get access?
How do I reset my password?
If you want to share links to a New York Times article, use the "Copy Link" function to get a durable link.
The copy link option is found under the "Share" icon (a small arrow) at the top of each article:
Then paste the copied link into your course or email. Here is the shareable URL from the example: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/23/climate/ocean-blue-economy-business.html?smid=url-share
Keep in mind that if students have not registered for their LCC New York Times account, they will only be able to read one article without registering. Encourage your students to activate their LCC access if you plan to use multiple NYT sources in your class.