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Signing on as FAPFA candidate makes powerful symbolic statement

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 in Featured, Scholastic Journalism, Teaching | 2 comments

Confession: For the past 10 days, I’ve spent a good chunk of time glued to media coverage of President-elect Trump, reading about his...

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Students making content decisions – 1
Administrative review – 0

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Blog, Legal issues, News, Scholastic Journalism, Teaching | 0 comments

by Candace Perkins Bowen Even media staffs that have been the well-respected voice of a large, diverse student body sometimes run into...

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What’s in your editorial policies,
board- and publication-level,
does make a difference

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Blog, Hazelwood, Law and Ethics, News, Scholastic Journalism, Teaching | 0 comments

Sometimes adversity can be a blessing in disguise. At least that is the point SaraRose Martin, co-editor of Fauquier High School’s...

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New policy, ethics and staff manual elements posted

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in Blog, Ethical Issues, Legal issues, News, Scholastic Journalism, Teaching | 0 comments

Just to give everyone a heads-up, the SPRC just published its Foundations of Journalism package to offer a new look at how editorial...

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Websites should post policies, procedures, too

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in Blog, News, Scholastic Journalism, Teaching | 0 comments

by Candace Bowen Including a mission statement and other policy points on the newspaper’s editorial page or inside a newsmag front cover...

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