Montana Journalism Education Association

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...

Enter the NSPA’s Pacemaker competition

November 15, 2016

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FROM: National Scholastic Press Association Since 1929, the National Scholastic Press Association has presented the most prestigious awards in scholastic journalism to student-directed news organizations and individuals. ...

Apply for Free Spirit and Journalism Conference

October 26, 2016

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Please encourage your students to apply for a chance to represent Montana at a prestigious high school journalism conference in Washington D.C.  next summer. DEADLINE TO APPLY: Feb. 1, 2017 Each year, one high school jun...

Certification, Awards, Outreach Academy

August 29, 2016

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CERTIFICATION DEADLINE SEPT. 1 Members interested in becoming or renewing their Certified or Master Journalism Educator can apply online. Applications must be received by Sept. 1, 2016, to test at the Fall National High Sc...

Submit entries for Best of the High School Press Vol. 22

July 27, 2016

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(NSPA Press Release) Over the course of 21 volumes, Best of the High School Press has been the premier showcase for award-winning student work for members of the National Scholastic Press Association. The next edition of...

Elie Wiesel to journalists: Never stop the search for meaning

July 27, 2016

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Poynter recently published an amazing essay by Elie Wiesel. Click on the link below to read: Never Stop the Search for Meaning...

UM Contest Comments now available

May 9, 2016

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To view comments from the judges in the April 2016 UM High School Journalism Contest, click below. UM Contest Comments

Award-winning sites present great online examples

April 6, 2016

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On March 18, the Columbia Scholastic Press Association announced awards for scholastic press publications. Check out the Gold Crown sites listed below to see some tremendous online work being done around the country. Southwest ...

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