Fall Press Day 2011 Best of Show Winners

October 26, 2011
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Journalism is alive and well, judging by the excellent writing, design and photography of student media entered in the 26th annual Best of Show competition at Fall Press Day sponsored by Northwest Scholastic Press. Judges were impressed by the attention to detail in writing and editing, design and...

Fall Press Day program guide now online

October 23, 2011
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You can grab a sneak-peak at Wednesday's NW Scholastic Press Fall Press Day program guide. We have lined up cutting-edge, dynamite media gurus to help you make this year the best year ever. There are 29 schools, 36 advisers, 477 students, and 35 speakers. Among them we have a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist...

Issue Seminar focuses on high-stakes test cheating

October 7, 2011
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Fall Press Day will feature an Issue Seminar about cheating on high-stakes tests. The special session will begin at 8 a.m. and will teach staff members how to research and localize an in-depth story for their yearbook, newspaper, website, or broadcast. Some write-off contestants will also participate...

Speaker/Volunteer Form

September 28, 2011
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SPEAKER/VOLUNTEER FORM Many hands make light work, and NWSP’s 26th Annual Fall Press Day is no exception. Got a dynamite presentation? Been told you’re a good speaker? Willing to be a greeter, contest moderator or a judge? Check in speakers and judges? Got a little more time? Email this form to rob...

Fall Press Day newsletter on its way to your school next week, but you can get it today

September 8, 2011
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The Fall Press Day newsletter is on its way to your school, but you can download it from www.nwscholasticpress.org today. The online version is in color and the registration materials have interactive fields as well as two additional pages. All the forms use interactive fields that make it easy f...

Fall Press Day Registration and NWSP Membership forms in interactive PDF are ready to download

September 4, 2011
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Starting this year you can download the Fall Press Day Registration form as well as the NWSP Membership form as an interactive PDF. [Download PDF here.] On our web site, http://www.nwscholasticpress.org, click on Conferences>Fall Press Day and click on the Fall Press Day Registration and NWSP Membership form...

National yearbook adviser of year to headline Fall Press Day

September 1, 2011
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<strong>By Rob Melton</strong> Fall Press Day keynote Speaker and short session leader Lori Oglesbee-Petters is an extraordinary coach, and will help you learn how to organize, gather and present compelling stories about student life for your student publications. Oglesbee, the yearbook adviser...

FALL PRESS DAY REGISTRATION DEADLINE Friday, Oct. 5, 2012

September 1, 2011
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FALL PRESS DAY REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT. 5, 2012 Registration, Write-off entry form, Best of Show entries, Issues Seminar must be postmarked by: Oct 5, 2012 Adviser registration: NWSP Member ($20)* Non-member ($35) Student registration: NWSP Member ($20) Non-member ($35) *Adviser NWSP member fee...

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