Speakers, judges critique leaders sought for San Antonio national convention

June 27, 2012
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Coming to San Antonio in November for the JEA/NSPA Fall 2012 convention? Lend your wisdom to publication staffs by offering to critique newspapers or yearbooks! If you are a speaker at the convention and you plan to critique as well, sign up by filling out the form here: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/540084/Speake...

AT THE TOP OF THEIR GAME — Marshfield H.S. journalism shines at national convention

November 23, 2011
Filed under NATIONAL CONVENTIONS, NEWS, Uncategorized

Congratulations to Marshfield Times, Coos Bay, Ore., taking fourth place in nation Best of Show for newspapers at the JEA/NSPA national convention held in Minneapolis, Minn last weekend. In addition, three students received awards in the competitive national write-off competition. Two of those students...

Why conventions matter, and why NASSP approves of national conventions

November 21, 2011
Filed under ADVISERS, CONFERENCES, FALL PRESS DAY, JEA, JOURNALISM EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, MEMBERSHIP, NATIONAL CONVENTIONS, NEWSPAPER, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, YEARBOOK

WHY CONVENTIONS MATTER A quick resource in support of national journalism conventions and their impact on teachers, students Journalism Education Association (JEA) and National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) conventions serve the educational program by providing opportunities beyond those available...

JEA board adopts new logo; emphasizes core values, mission, commissions

November 21, 2011
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After a fall semester of work by designer Norman Mallard and committee chair and JEA Vice President Sarah Nichols, the JEA Board approved a new logo at its meeting in Minneapolis. Check out the presentation made at the board meeting, which does an excellent job of walking through key design issues a...

Aaron Manfull’s speech accepting the 2011 Dow Jones Newspaper Fund Teacher of the Year Honor

November 21, 2011
Filed under JEA, NATIONAL CONVENTIONS, Uncategorized

Editor's note: You can view the slideshow that accompanied Aaron's speech at http://thenext26.com/aaron-manfulls-speech-accepting-the-2011-dow-jones-news-fund-teacher-of-the-year-honor/) The following is a transcripts of the speech that Aaron Manfull gave when launching theNext26.com and accepting the 2011 Dow Jones News Fund Journalism Tea...

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