Montana Journalism Education Association

New York Times offering free digital subscriptions for JEA members

July 24, 2018

FROM: JEA JEA is pleased to offer free digital subscriptions to The New York Times for teacher/adviser members for the upcoming school year. I hope you’re as excited as I am by the opportunity to access some of the bes...

JEA selects ‘The Hate U Give’ as 2018-2019 One Book


July 5, 2018

From: JEA As advisers, we teach our students to share their voices and that good journalism is active in nature. If something our students write evokes change or sparks conversation then they’ve succeeded. We’ve seen our...

NSPA names Online Pacemaker award-winning sites

April 19, 2018

The National Scholastic Press Association announced its top awards for scholastic press organizations on April 14, and the online pacemaker awards went to sites including: ·         The Boiling Point, Shalhevet High...

2018 UM Contest results

March 27, 2018

To see the results of the 2018 Um Journalism contest, click on the link below: UM Contest Results 2018...

“Write the World” publishing platform offers op-ed competition

March 8, 2018

JEA has teamed up with Write the World, a writing and publishing platform for young people across the globe, to co-host an op-ed writing competition that opened March 5. The competition is free to enter and the winning entry receives $100. For more detailed information:

UM Contest entries due March 1

January 22, 2018

Hello teachers and advisers,   We’re so excited to be connected to you and to fill you in on details about the annual Montana High School Journalism Contest. In the attached document, you’ll find all the information...

CJE and MJE certification

January 11, 2018

Feb. 1 is the certification application deadline for advisers who would like to be tested or recognized at the spring convention. Goals of the Certification Committee To promote professionalism in scholastic jour...

SNO offers advice on attribution

School Newspapers Online

November 1, 2017

  Used with permission from School Newspapers Online Get your staff in the habit of captioning and crediting all photos on your site. There, we said it. Now, let’s look closely at photo credits — why th...

Montana JEA annual report

Linda Ballew

October 18, 2017

JEA -- Montana Report Oct. 16, 2017 MEMBERSHIP Although Montana has always reported a small but relatively stable membership, interest in attending and participating in fall/spring meetings/contests has now distinctly decl...