1st annual Portland Press Day set for Thursday, March 9

1st annual Portland Press Day set for Thursday, March 9

January 20, 2017
Filed under EVENTS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, WORKSHOPS

Join Northwest Scholastic Press and the University of Oregon SOJC for a day of middle and high school journalism workshops in Portland. Thursday, March 9, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM | University of Oregon in Portland, White Stag Building Portland Press Day encompasses a series of workshops aimed ...

Start preparing for Student Media Olympics!

Start preparing for Student Media Olympics!

January 20, 2017
Filed under CONTESTS, STUDENT MEDIA OLYMPICS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS

Make sure your journalism students receive the statewide recognition they deserve. It's time to enter your staff's best work of the year in the 2017. Review your newspapers, magazines, yearbooks, videos, podcasts, and websites for your best journalistic work this year and place your...

Fall Press Day 2016 contest winners

Fall Press Day 2016 contest winners

November 29, 2016
Filed under AWARDS, BEST OF SHOW, CONTESTS, FALL PRESS DAY, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, TOP STORY, Uncategorized, WRITE-OFFS

Dear students and advisers, We want to personally thank you for your participation in the 2016 Fall Press Day Best of Show, Write-off, and Email-in contests. Northwest Scholastic Press is proud of all your accomplishments and we look forward to working with you this school year. We als...

Clypian adviser and editor-in-chief of South Salem High School receive top NWSP/OJEA journalism honors

Clypian adviser and editor-in-chief of South Salem High School receive top NWSP/OJEA journalism honors

August 24, 2016
Filed under AWARDS, JOY, SCHOLARSHIPS, Teacher Of Year, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, TOP STORIES, Uncategorized, WHO'S WHO IN OREGON SCHOLASTIC JOURNALISM

Brian Eriksen, media and publications teacher and adviser at South Salem High School, has been selected as 2016 Mary Hartman Oregon Journalism Teacher of the Year. Eriksen is responsible for several student-run media outlets, including the newspaper, the Clypian, the student website, Clypian.com an...

Congratulations to this year’s Student Media Olympics winners

Congratulations to this year’s Student Media Olympics winners

June 10, 2016
Filed under AWARDS, CONTESTS, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENT MEDIA OLYMPICS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized

Dear students and advisers, Thank you for your participation in Student Media Olympics. This year we received over 500 entries from 19 schools throughout the state of Oregon. NWSP awarded a total of 434 awards: 61 best of categories, 80 superiors, 131 excellent, and 162 honorable mentions. I know...

UO College of Education and the School of Journalism and Communication present Teaching: Reclaiming the Craft

UO College of Education and the School of Journalism and Communication present Teaching: Reclaiming the Craft

March 23, 2016
Filed under ADVISERS, DIVERSITY, EVENTS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized

The University of Oregon College of Education and School of Journalism and Communication are holding a public gathering about teaching and media coverage of education issues in Oregon on Thursday evening, April 14 from 6-9 pm at Parkrose High School, 12003 NE Shaver St. Portland, OR. This event is FREE, but y...

OJEA and NWSP now accepting applications for Teacher of the Year and more

OJEA and NWSP now accepting applications for Teacher of the Year and more

January 25, 2016
Filed under ADVISERS, AWARDS, CONTESTS, MEMBERSHIP, SCHOLARSHIPS, Teacher Of Year, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized

We’re now accepting applications for Mary Hartman Oregon Journalism Teacher of the Year, Oregon Rookie Adviser of the Year, and Oregon High School Journalist of the Year.  DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15th for all awards  The Mary Hartman Oregon Journalism Teacher of the Year (TOTY) and Oregon Rookie Journ...

Congratulations to Fall Press Day contest winners

Congratulations to Fall Press Day contest winners

Simone Myers, Education Program Assistant
November 16, 2015
Filed under AWARDS, BEST OF SHOW, CONTESTS, FALL PRESS DAY, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, WRITE-OFFS

Dear students and advisers, I want to personally thank you for your participation in the 2015 Fall Press Day Best of Show, Write-off, Carry-in, and Email-in contests. Northwest Scholastic Press is proud of all your accomplishments and I look forward to working with you this school year. I also...

Kathy Beyer named 2007 Oregon Journalism Teacher Of the Year

Kathy Beyer named 2007 Oregon Journalism Teacher Of the Year

September 1, 2015
Filed under ADVISERS, AWARDS, Teacher Of Year, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, WHO'S WHO IN OREGON SCHOLASTIC JOURNALISM

From an article on the McMinnville Rotary meeting on Feb. 8, 2013.  Kathy Beyer has been teaching at McMinnville High School (MHS) for 22 years.  In 1998 she took over the high school newspaper.  Since then, MHS’ print paper, The Bruin, has won eight National Pacemaker Awards and has placed first in ...

Start With Why

Start With Why

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor
August 20, 2015
Filed under LEARNING CENTER, LESSONS, LIBRARY, SPOTLIGHT, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, WORKSHOPS

By Rob Melton Now that you and your staff have put to bed your final issue of the newspaper, yearbook, website, video channel, or podcast, it's time to think ahead to next year. What better way to rethink, rewrite and redesign with your staff than showing Simon Sinek's "Start With Why: How Great Leader...

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