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IJEA Blog: Don’t stay on your island alone — help us get ready for JEA/NSPA Chicago ’18

Recent IJEA Blog Stories

IJEA Blog: Teaching my journalism students—again

IJEA Blog: Teaching my journalism students—again

October 11, 2017

It was as surprising to them as it was to me. Two of my former high school journalists were now in my college section...

IJEA Blog: Here’s how you can help student media programs hit by Hurricane Harvey

IJEA Blog: Here’s how you can help student media programs hit by Hurricane Harvey

September 25, 2017

Ideally the school year gets off to a smooth start, but unfortunately this was not true for many high schools in Texas...

IJEA Blog: Encourage your news and feature writers to compete at the IJEA Fall Conference!

IJEA Blog: Encourage your news and feature writers to compete at the IJEA Fall Conference!

September 12, 2017

We want your best writers to try their hand at reporting this Friday at the 2017 IJEA Fall Conference in Urbana-Champaign. Since...

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IJEA Blog: Don’t stay on your island alone — help us get ready for JEA/NSPA Chicago ’18
IJEA Blog: Teaching my journalism students—again

Recent IJEA News Stories

Advisers, student journalists learn, collaborate at 2017 IJEA Fall Conference

Advisers, student journalists learn, collaborate at 2017 IJEA Fall Conference

September 19, 2017

Student journalists and advisers from across Illinois were able to share ideas and enjoy like-minded conversation during...

Holley-Bruns, Doerner receive IJEA honors for their service

Holley-Bruns, Doerner receive IJEA honors for their service

September 18, 2017

For one, it was her final year directing the IJEA Fall Conference at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. For the...

Chicago-area advisers learn from each other at 2017 Teach-In

Chicago-area advisers learn from each other at 2017 Teach-In

August 21, 2017

Scholastic media advisers gathered in a high rise on Wacker Drive on Aug. 8 to not only enjoy the Chicago newsroom of Northwestern...

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Brenda Field receives 2017 James A. Tidwell Award for Excellence in Scholastic Media Education

Recent IJEA Video Stories

IJEA inducts Stan Zoller, Brenda Field into 2017 Hall of Fame

IJEA inducts Stan Zoller, Brenda Field into 2017 Hall of Fame

May 12, 2017

Cathy Wall, herself a member of the IJEA Hall of Fame, inducted Stan Zoller and Brenda Field into the 2017 class of the IJEA...

IJEA honors Linda Jones as 2016 Friend of Scholastic Journalism

IJEA honors Linda Jones as 2016 Friend of Scholastic Journalism

September 29, 2016

In accepting the Friend of Scholastic Journalism award, Linda Jones spoke of everyone -- except herself. From the McCormick...

2016 IJEA Fall Conference in Review: Empowered staffs, empowered advisers

2016 IJEA Fall Conference in Review: Empowered staffs, empowered advisers

September 19, 2016

With more than 320 Illinois high school journalists and their advisers in attendance this year, the 2016 IJEA Fall...

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When schools take free speech seriously, so do students
Who better to celebrate Free Speech Week than journalism teachers and advisers?

Who better to celebrate Free Speech Week than journalism teachers and advisers?

October 21, 2015

For a teacher, there is almost nothing more rewarding than watching students emerge from their shells, begin to reason through...

Lessons from ASNE, a summer program that left an impact

Lessons from ASNE, a summer program that left an impact

September 4, 2015

The ASNE Reynolds High School Journalism Institute may have come to an end after 15 summers, but its legacy is likely to...

Remembering Georgia Stohr: A tribute from her students

Remembering Georgia Stohr: A tribute from her students

June 16, 2015

NOTE: The author, Stephanie Bias, is a rising senior at LaSalle-Peru High School. She is editor-in-chief of the 2015-16 Ell...

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Official site of the Illinois Journalism Education Association, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston
Official site of the Illinois Journalism Education Association, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston