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  • March 4JEANC Annual Contest will open March 6. Entries due by April 15.

  • January 312017 NorCal Media Day at Palo Alto HS will be Oct. 7

2015 NorCal Media Conference: Congratulations contest winners

September 27, 2015
Filed under Contests, Member News, NorCal Media Conference, On-site Contest

One hundred student journalists participated in on-site contests in 11 categories at the 2015 NorCal Media Conference on Sept. 26. Of those, 38 received individual awards. Here are the winners in each category, which are also archived online. All certificates and judges' feedback will be sent to advisers ...

2015 NorCal Media Conference a success

September 27, 2015
Filed under Conventions, Member News, NorCal Media Conference

More than 350 student journalists from the Northern California region came together on Sept. 26 for the NorCal Media Conference, an event hosted by JEANC at the Palo Alto High School Media Arts Center. In the group, 38 schools, including two middle schools, represented 12 yearbooks, 25 newspapers, 13...

2015 NorCal Media Conference: On-site Contest Descriptions

September 12, 2015
Filed under Contests, Member News, NorCal Media Conference, On-site Contest

News Contestants will attend a session in which a speaker will present on a newsworthy topic and follow with a question and answer period. The written story should demonstrate an understanding of news values and basic newswriting style. Editorial Contestants will attend a session in which a speaker will ...

2015 NorCal Media Conference: FAQs

September 12, 2015
Filed under Member News, NorCal Media Conference

Who can attend? JEANC member advisers and their students are welcome to attend without cost. Advisers who are not yet members can join online before the conference or pay for membership on site. How many students can one adviser bring? Member advisers may bring as many students as they'd like....

2015 Norcal Media Conference: Tentative Sessions

September 12, 2015
Filed under Member News, NorCal Media Conference

From the Professionals Mobile news truck tour Sports broadcasting -- tour the truck Panel: My amazing newspaper career -- so far Publishing your magazine on ISSUU (advanced) "Taking the lede" documentary Q&A with director Flipboard Have fun, make money: Freelance writing Stop ...

2015 NorCal Media Conference

2015 NorCal Media Conference

August 5, 2015
Filed under Member News, Workshops

Join JEANC for a full day of learning at the NorCal Media Conference. Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 FREE for JEANC member advisers and their students at the Media Arts Center, Palo Alto HS Registration 9:30 a.m., sessions 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Optional on-site contests 2:15-3:15 p.m. For advisers: Learn how ...

Congratulations to 2015 Annual Contest Winners

May 22, 2015
Filed under Member News

Congratulations to JEANC member advisers and their students who recently entered the 2015 Annual Contest. This year's contest produced 246 awards given to 38 publications from 30 schools. You can check the complete list of awards here. And mark your calendar now for April 15, 2016 — next year's ...

2014 JEANC Board of Directors election

November 11, 2014
Filed under Member News

Loading... The backgrounds of the candidates are presented below in alphabetical order: Michelle Balmeo, CJE, is in her tenth year advising the student newsmagazine and news website at Monta Vista High School in Cupertino. El Estoque, a student news organization of nearly 50 students, has received ...

Get certified at Sept. 27 J-Day

September 3, 2014
Filed under Member News, Workshops

JEA Certification is a great way to demonstrate professional excellence by showing colleagues, students, administrators and parents that you are highly qualified in your field. The test for Certified Journalism Educator status is offered at each national JEA convention, but advisers sometimes feel too ...

Kickstart Day series offers intensive one-day training at SFSU

April 29, 2014
Filed under Kickstart Days, Member News, Workshops

JEANC is excited to offer a series of one-day workshops at San Francisco State University this summer. These workshops are designed to give students and advisers an intensive, product-oriented experience that will leave them both inspired and empowered. Participants will meet at SFSU in the morning,...

6 things only people who enter the JEANC annual contest understand

6 things only people who enter the JEANC annual contest understand

February 27, 2014
Filed under Annual Contest, Contests, Member News

1. Recognize your outstanding students while you still have them in class. Many annual contests recognize your outstanding students, but this one announces the winners while you still have your students in class. This is incredibly meaningful for Seniors and middle school staffs. 2. It's easy to enter. T...

Annual Meeting Minutes: Jan. 11, 2014

January 26, 2014
Filed under Meeting Minutes, Member News

The Board met Saturday, Jan. 11 at the CNPA offices in Sacramento for their annual meeting. The next meeting is set for September 13, 2014 in San Francisco. JEANCminutes1.11.14(1)

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