Montana Journalism Education Association

Montana JEA annual report

Linda Ballew

October 18, 2017

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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...

HS Journalism Day contest results

May 21, 2017

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Contest Results 2017 First Amendment PSA (video) Contest 2017

April 9, 2017

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Deadline: May 3 FROM: Multiple surveys and studies have shown that Americans remain unaware of the five freedoms the First Amendment guarantees. When more Americans can name characters from an animated ...

UM Journalism Day Contest Results

April 3, 2017

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The PDF here is simply a copy of the results that were announced on March 31 at UM. The full comments are not included on these sheets I was given, but as soon as UM sends the electronic version with full comments I will load...

Outreach Program application due April 1

March 14, 2017

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PARTNER PROJECT JEA is entering the second year of its partner project in partnership with the National Scholastic Press Association to deliver on-site training to journalism programs in need. All journalism teachers and their...


January 31, 2017

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FROM: Journalism Education Association War is Peace. Freedom is Slavery. Ignorance is Strength. JEA has selected the Orwell classic, “1984” as the Spring 2017 One Book. The slogans from George Orwell’s dystopian novel ...

JOURNALIST of the YEAR application deadline is Feb. 13

January 8, 2017

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The deadline to submit entries for the Montana High School Journalist of the Year is Feb. 13. It is a process that requires some time, so advisers and students are encouraged to begin assembling the parts of the application as s...

Mentoring program offered in Montana

January 5, 2017

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For information about the Journalism Education Association's Mentoring program, read the "Mentoring Matters" newsletter below. Linda Ballew of Great Falls is a mentor for JEA. Mentoring Matters Fall 2016_2...

Nicholas Kristof: Lessons from the media’s failures in its year with Trump

January 2, 2017

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Here is an interesting end-of-year opinion by Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times. Lessons from the media's failure ...

CSPA Crown Finalists named

November 20, 2016

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Twenty-four print newspapers and 56 hybrid newspapers were chosen as Finalists for the CSPA Crown Awards to be presented in March 2017 at ceremonies in New York City.  The news publications were published during the 2015-16...

Seattle speaker proposals due by Dec. 15

November 20, 2016

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For Montana journalism advisers contemplating attending the spring JEA/NSPA convention in Seattle, speaker proposals are due Dec. 15. Members and other individuals interested in supporting the goals and programs of JEA, NSPA...