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2017 Clips Contest

2017 Clips Contest

Entries are now open for the 2017 Clips Contest Contest Rules/Procedures  • The contest entry fees will be $3 per entry. Advisers MUST be TAJE members to enter. • The contest will focus on the quality of concept, writing and design to give yearbook, newspaper and online newspaper...  Read More »

Apply for Texas Journalist of the Year

Apply for Texas Journalist of the Year

The Texas Association of Journalism Educators is pleased to announce submissions are being accepted for the 2016-17 Texas High School Journalist of the Year. Top-level newspaper, yearbook, photo and broadcast students are encouraged to enter this rewarding competition. The JOY will automatically move on as the re...  Read More »

2016 Fall Fiesta Awards

2016 Fall Fiesta Awards

Sweepstakes: 1st McKinney High School 2nd Bowie High School, Austin 3rd Lovejoy High School [view award winners by school] Name School Place Contest Lindsey Yoo Hebron High School Honorable Mention Video Feature Story Beth Christiansen Hebron High School Honorable Mention Video Featu...  Read More »

13 Texas Schools Named Crown Finalists in News

13 Texas Schools Named Crown Finalists in News

Congrats to the following Texas schools for being named CSPA Crown Finalists. High School News  Eagle Edition, Episcopal School of Dallas, Dallas, TX; Raider Rumbler, Rouse High School, Leander, TX; The Chronicle, Tom C. Clark High School, San Antonio, TX; The Hawk, Hendrickson Hig...  Read More »

Texas Earns 10 CSPA Magazine Crowns

Texas Earns 10 CSPA Magazine Crowns

Congrats to our Texas schools winning Crown Awards from Columbia Scholastic Press Association. See the full list. Middle School Magazine Mini-Marque, St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX; High School Magazines Esse, Ursuline Academy, Dallas, TX; Geneva Quarterly, Geneva School of ...  Read More »

Susan Duncan Hired as Convention Director

Susan Duncan Hired as Convention Director

Susan Duncan, MJE, has advised yearbooks/newspapers for 29 years. Over the years, her staffs at multiple East Texas schools have received numerous Texas ILPC Star Awards, The Lone Star Award and NSPA Pacemaker awards. She has served TAJE as a regional rep, state director, president-elect, president...  Read More »

Hello Trello

Hello Trello

Hello, Trello Free, flexible and visual collaboration tool is perfect for publication staffs When my yearbook staff switched from our yearbook publisher’s online prog...  Read More »

Go with Google Classroom

Go with Google Classroom

At the risk of sounding dramatic, I’m going to say it - Google changed my life. I mean Google as an industry, not just the search engine or the Google Doodles. (My favorite...  Read More »

Why Social Media Is Important

Why Social Media Is Important

“It’s not if we use social media, it’s how well we do it.” As journalism teachers in 2015, we must be promoting our programs, stories, books, students, successes and...  Read More »