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2 NorCal schools win Press Freedom Award

2 NorCal schools win Press Freedom Award

February 29, 2020

A committee made up of representatives from the Journalism Education Association, National Scholastic Press Association and Quill and Scroll International Honorary Society awarded two Northern California schools its annual First Amendment Press Freedom Award. Convent of the Sacred Heart High School in San Francisco an...

Campaign photo exchange

Campaign photo exchange

February 1, 2020

http://studentpress.org/nspa/campaign-2020-photo-exchange/

Save the date!

Save the date!

January 31, 2020

This year we're moving our popular day-long Adviser Teach-In to San Francisco. We'll convene on Dec. 12 for our full-day workshop. Watch for details in the fall. 2019 Teach-In 2018 Teach-In 2017 Teach-In...

JEANC will host third-annual adviser development event Dec. 7 in Pleasanton

JEANC will host third-annual adviser development event Dec. 7 in Pleasanton

November 9, 2019

Our annual adviser development is back with another great line-up of sessions for all types of journalism teachers and student media advisers. Join us Dec. 7 in Pleasanton for the third-annual JEANC Teach-In. Learn from the best in NorCal scholastic journalism education and publications advising....

Here’s Something New: JEANC Honor Cords for Your Graduating Seniors

Here's Something New: JEANC Honor Cords for Your Graduating Seniors

November 4, 2019

JEANC is now able to offer for purchase new, colorful honor cords for your seniors to wear at commencement (and keep forever). They can be ordered from this page on the JEANC site. Eligibility requirements include all of the following: Student is a senior. Student has served more than one year o...

2019 NorCal Media Day On-site Contest Winners announced

2019 NorCal Media Day On-site Contest Winners announced

October 18, 2019

The 2019 NorCal Media Day On-site Contests have been judged. Find the complete list of winners here. This year's contest had 62 student participants from 14 schools. Each contest entry received feedback from a judge and that feedback will be emailed to advisers in the next few days. Award certificate...

NorCal Student Journalists Take Top Honors

NorCal Student Journalists Take Top Honors

March 6, 2019

Northern California student journalists took top honors in this year’s California Journalist of the Year contest, according to an announcement Saturday by state Journalism Education Association director Danielle Ryan. Taking the top spot at the state level was Palo Alto High School’s Ashley Hitchings,...

JEANC launches logo design contest

JEANC launches logo design contest

February 28, 2019

In an effort to update the organization’s visual identity, the Journalism Education Association of Northern California has developed a logo design contest. Teachers can use the contest as an enrichment activity for advanced designers or as part of a lesson for the entire staff. The contest is an o...

JEANC Adviser Spotlight: Josh Miller, The Epic

JEANC Adviser Spotlight: Josh Miller, The Epic

January 19, 2019

JEANC: How long have you been advising? Miller: I've been advising The Epic at Lynbrook High School in San Jose for three years. JEANC: What's the best part of your advising day? Miller: The best part of advising is watching my students become leaders. They put out amazing writing and design, b...

JEANC Adviser Spotlight: Greg Stobbe, The Feather Online

JEANC Adviser Spotlight: Greg Stobbe, The Feather Online

December 20, 2018

JEANC: How long have you been advising? Stobbe: I’ve been advising at Fresno Christian High School for 22 years. JEANC: What's the best part of your advising day? Stobbe: I love celebrating with students after they learned a skill and then used it in the field successfully. JEANC: What...

Journalist of the Year deadline is February 1!

2017 National Journalist of the Year Meghan Bobrowsky graduated from Davis Senior High School, where she was the EIC of Blue Devil Hub.

December 2, 2018

February 1 is the deadline to send portfolios for this year's JEA Journalist of the Year competition. Advisers may nominate one student journalist PER SCHOOL for the award. For contest details, please visit http://jea.org/wp/home/awards-honors/journalist-of-the-year/. The journalist with the winning NorCal portfolio will be awarded JEANC's Arnet...

Rachel Simpson, JEA’s Administrator of the Year, delivers acceptance speech in Chicago

Rachel Simpson, head of Convent of the Sacred Heart High School in San Francisco, accepts JEA's 2018 Administrator of the Year Award. Photo courtesy of Evelyn Lauer

November 9, 2018

Simpson was nominated for JEA's Administrator of the Year by JEANC adviser Tracy Sena. Her speech, reprinted below with permission, epitomizes the importance of a strong, positive relationship between student publications programs and administrators at their schools.  Thanks to the JEA for this awa...

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