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Winners Announced in the Digital Divide Contest

Winners Announced in the Digital Divide Contest
November 25, 2020

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Fall 2020 Digital Divide contest. Student journalists were given the opportunity to spotlight what schools and communities are doing to ensure all students...

The “Digital Divide” Contest for Scholastic Journalists

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August 21, 2020

COVID-19 continues to impact our nation. As more and more schooling is delivered via eLearning, a spotlight shines on the “digital divide.”   What is a digital divide? It is the uneven distribution...

Shutter Speed Basics – DSLR Tutorial

Shutter Speed Basics - DSLR Tutorial
August 1, 2020

When learning how to operate a DSLR, it is important to understand three critical components to how a camera works; Aperture, ISO, and Shutter Speed. In a previous mini-tutorial, we covered aperture. In...

eLearning: Lessons Learned and Lessons Shared

eLearning: Lessons Learned and Lessons Shared
June 27, 2020

This spring, school doors closed and students stayed home due to COVID-19. Teachers and administrators were incredibly creative in finding ways to reach students and continue their education.  In...

The Fourth Annual First Amendment Matters PSA Contest Results Are In

The Fourth Annual First Amendment Matters PSA Contest Results Are In
May 19, 2020

Choosing winners for the fourth annual SchoolJournalism.org First Amendment Matters PSA contest was not an easy task. Even with the challenges presented by school closures due to COVID-19, we received...

Tips for Journalism Programs Challenged to Implement an E-Learning Format

Tips for Journalism Programs Challenged to Implement an E-Learning Format
March 14, 2020

As many schools and districts move to an e-learning format, this leaves production-based classes without their studios, equipment, and software. This doesn’t mean learning stops. The key is to give students...

SchoolJournalism.org launches First Amendment Video PSA Contest 2020

SchoolJournalism.org launches First Amendment Video PSA Contest 2020
February 25, 2020

Multiple surveys and studies have shown Americans remain unaware of the five freedoms the First Amendment guarantees. When more Americans can name characters from an animated television series than the...

Start Your Semester with Individual and Team Reflection

Start Your Semester with Individual and Team Reflection
February 10, 2020

At the start of the year, I welcomed 20 new students into the yearbook program. Only one student had returned from the previous year's staff. Helping our staff become a team has been a year-long process.  Journalism...

Aperture Basics – DSLR Tutorial

Aperture Basics - DSLR Tutorial
January 31, 2020

When learning how to operate a DSLR, it is important to get a grasp on three critical components to how a camera works; Aperture, ISO, and Shutter Speed. In this mini-tutorial, we will cover aperture and...

Scholastic Journalism and Earth Day

Scholastic Journalism and Earth Day
January 1, 2020

April 22, 2020 will mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the largest civic-focused day of action in the world. As student journalists and photographers, you have a special role in this upcoming day....

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