Tag: student newspaper

by Adam Maksl

Co-authored with Megan Fromm Last week, after spending 30 hours observing a high school journalism classroom, freelance writer and editor  (and PBS MediaShift editorial assistant) Angela Washeck gave a first-person analysis of how today’s students are producing media. Her observations, detailed in “The Journey to Teaching High School Journalism in Texas,” mischaracterize the purpose of […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Has Common App turned admissions into a ‘straitjacketed ward of uniformity’? (Eric Hoover / The Chronicle of Higher Education) 2. Which digital media are worthy of classroom use? (Mike Lorion / EdTech) 3. J-school director vows he won’t let student newspaper die (Andrew Beaujon / Poynter) 4. Is the marketplace model ideal for online […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on journalism education 1. Should we teach journalism students to be more like Julian Assange? (Charlie Beckett) 2. Are you competing with Facebook during class? (GigaOM) 3. Do school newspapers hold the future of print media? (European Journalism Centre) 4. Tips on getting a student newspaper online (Prof KRG) 5. How journalism […] more »

by Devin Harner

Education content is sponsored by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, which offers an intensive, cutting edge, three semester Master of Arts in Journalism; a unique one semester Advanced Certificate in Entrepreneurial Journalism; and the CUNY J-Camp series of Continuing Professional Development workshops focused on emerging trends and skill sets in the industry. This piece […] more »