Attending JEA/NSPA convention provides motivation, team-building and more
JEA Mentoring Program

Attending JEA/NSPA convention provides motivation, team-building and more

by Julie Dodd Attending a professional conference can take a lot of effort. Whether a teacher is taking a group of students to a conference, a student is attending a conference, or a JEA mentor is attending a conference, planning, logistics and funding are involved. But the benefits of attending a professional conference, like a … Continue reading

iMotionHD:  Great iPad app for creating stop motion video
high school media / Mentoring Updates

iMotionHD: Great iPad app for creating stop motion video

by Judy Robinson Mentoring Committee One of the several apps I shared with the mentors at the JEA/NSPA convention in San Francisco this past spring was iMotionHD.  It’s a great app and worth reviewing again or sharing with those of you who weren’t able to attend in San Francisco. Creating stop-motion video or time-lapse photography … Continue reading

high school media

Adviser Update seeks photos of staffs who attend JEA/NSPA convention in San Antonio

by Julie Dodd JEA Mentoring Committee co-chair Adviser Update is interested in having photos of media staffs that attend next week’s Journalism Education Association/National Scholastic Press Association convention in San Antonio. Adviser Update editor George Taylor asks that  you send a high resolution image and caption information by Dec. 1, and he’ll consider it for … Continue reading

Best Teaching Practices / Mentor Training / Forum / Scholastic Journalism

‘Mentoring Matters’ provides overview of mentoring program and progress on goals

by Linda Barrington JEA Mentoring Committee co-chair The spring Journalism Education Association/National Scholastic Press Association convention is set to begin next week. Coinciding with each convention, the Mentor Program publishes its newsletter, Mentoring Matters, twice a year. mentoring_matters_spring_2012 We hope that JEA members with an interest in the Mentor Program will read the publication online.  … Continue reading

Scholastic Journalism

7 Reasons why you’ll love the Mobile Guide to Seattle JEA/NSPA convention

by Judy Robinson JEA Mentoring Committee If you have a mobile device —  Android, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch — you’ll love the new mobile Seattle convention guidebook. It’s a new resource for this year’s convention as explained on the StudentPress blog. I look forward to fitting this mobile guide into my purse.  No more forgetting my heavy … Continue reading

Mentoring Updates

Mentoring Monday: Interview with mentee Maggie Cogar

by Judy Robinson Mentoring Committee Member Maggie Cogar joined us at the Scholastic Press Association Roundtable at the JEA/NSPA convention in Minneapolis.  I’ve been attending the SPA session for years.  You don’t need to be a SPA director to attend.  The roundtable, led by Julie Dodd, always has relevant information and discussion for all us … Continue reading