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18 Texas Yearbooks Earn Pacemaker Nominations

18 Texas Yearbooks Earn Pacemaker Nominations

What is the Pacemaker? “The Pacemaker is the association’s preeminent award and is often called the Pulitzer Prize of scholastic journalism,” said Laura Widmer, NSPA executive director. “NSPA is honored to recognize the best of the best.” How are these selected? High school y...  Read More »

10 Things for Your To Do List

10 Things for Your To Do List

10 Things to add to your TO DO list this week 1) Apply for student summer workshop scholarships 2) Apply for adviser summer workshop scholarships 3) Nominate an administrator for Administrator of the Year 4) Nominate a teacher for ILPC's Adviser of the Year 5) Nominate a teacher for ILPC's Edith Fox King Award 6) Have your seniors apply for Jostens, Walsworth, Vonderheid and mor...  Read More »

Basu of St. Mark’s Wins Texas Journalist of the Year

Basu of St. Mark’s Wins Texas Journalist of the Year

Rishav “Rish” Basu has been named the Texas Journalist of the Year by the Texas Association of Journalism Educators. Basu is a student at St. Mark’s School of Texas located in Dallas. He is the managing editor of The ReMarker student newspaper and is the fifth consecutive student from...  Read More »

2017 Officer Elections

2017 Officer Elections

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Summer Workshop Scholarships

Summer Workshop Scholarships

Students and advisers may apply for scholarship money to attend a summer workshop. Apply by filling out the quick questionnaire below. Summer Workshop Scholarships (student) Summer Workshop Scholarships (adviser) All applications are due Feb. 15....  Read More »

JEA is Coming to Dallas in November

JEA is Coming to Dallas in November

Well, there are the clichés: cattle and Stetsons and pointy-toe cowboy boots. Oil wells and Willie and barbeque for breakfast. But that’s enough of that because Texas — and Dallas, in particular — is no longer a dusty, tumbleweed theme park. It’s vibrant, complicated, cutting edge,...  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 »