Montana Journalism Education Association


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...

Scholastic Journalism Week Feb. 21-27

February 17, 2016

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The Journalism Education Association has scheduled Scholastic Journalism Week for Feb. 21-27, 2016. How you help promote this week is entirely up to you. It is hoped that your involvement and that of your students will serve to...

UM High School Journalism Day — Welcome

Alyssa Rabil, UM Journalism School

January 4, 2016

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I hope you’re all having a nice winter break. Many of you have written asking for more info about High School Journalism Day 2016. This is a fairly relaxed event and the goal is to show budding journalists what life is like...

Free Speech Week Oct. 19-25

October 18, 2015

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Free Speech Week (FSW) is an annual event to raise public awareness of the importance of free speech in the United States -- and to celebrate that freedom. For information regarding Free Speech Week, visit the site below, and...

The New York Times: 50 of Their Best

October 5, 2015

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Check out the following link to read and view some of the very best work done by The New York Times. The paper recently passed one million digital-only subscribers, reflecting the bond that The Times has built with readers on...