Montana Journalism Education Association

UM J-Day date to be set in near future

September 26, 2017

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Plans for the University of Montana's High School Journalism Day are in the works, and the date for next spring's event will soon be solidified. As soon as the School of Journalism sets the date, information will be posted. Tentatively...

Constitution Day set for Sept. 17

August 15, 2017

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The Scholastic Press Rights Committee is finalizing lessons and activities for those who would like to participate in the Sept. 17 Constitution Day. More information will be available soon, but advisers also may reference last...

SUMMER CAMPS! Time to plan

Beth Britton, C. M. Russell High School

April 9, 2017

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If you are a member of the Journalism Education Association (JEA) and keep up with the ListServ, no doubt you have seen many camps across the country sharing information, dates and costs. There are newspaper, yearbook, adviser-only,...

DATE CHANGE! — Montana Journalism Day set for March 31

January 10, 2017

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Information send by UM Journalism School: Please save the date for our 4th Annual Montana Journalism High School Day! What to expect: Experience life at the J-School from the perspective of current students When: March 31, 2017 Wher...


November 20, 2016

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  FROM: Journalism Education Association (JEA) The Great Thanksgiving Listen is a national education project that empowers high school students to create an oral history of the contemporary United States by inte...

Journalism-related classes to be offered at MEA in Helena on Oct. 20

October 2, 2016

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The annual gathering of MEA is taking place Oct. 20-21  in Helena this year, and on Thursday (Oct. 20) there are several classes designed especially for journalism advisers. Topics include reporting, yearbook advising, design...

Constitution Day lessons, activities and related materials

September 14, 2016

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From: JEA Scholastic Press Rights Committee In preparation for Constitution Day 2016, several members of the Scholastic Press Rights Committee (SPRC), a committee of the Journalism Education Association, created lesson plans sp...

QUIZ BOWL changes for convention

August 29, 2016

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FROM: Sarah Nichols, JEA We're approaching that all-important "back to school" time with lots of great JEA news to share. One aspect of our convention programming that has changed slightly is our quiz bowl, so I wanted to update...

Constitution Day slated for Sept. 17

July 27, 2016

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( press release) Teachers can prepare now to teach the First Amendment as part of Constitution Day on Sept. 17 with the materials and ideas below. Many teachers incorporate First Amendment instruction int...

Plan for upcoming conventions and events

July 27, 2016

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Here are a few dates to be aware of. If you have never taken students to a national convention, maybe Indianapolis or Seattle could be added to your schedule. The conventions attract thousands of students and teachers from ac...