• Contrasting Type

    Contrasting Type

    William Love, Newspaper Adviser

    September 10, 2017

    Contrast in type weight and size is such a simple way to bring organization to a design. It is something that I start with on the first day and stress for the rest of the semester to the journalism students in my design classes. The other day I came across a simple example while reading the book The No...

  • 2017 State High School Communication Conference

    2017 State High School Communication Conference

    Michelle Harmon, ISJA President

    August 25, 2017

    Jack's Urban Meeting Place         Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 Conference Registration Form Join ISJA/JEA           Lunch Options  You can expect sessions appealing to students and teachers from all areas of high school & junior high media: Yearbook Advertising Graphic Design Video Broadcasting Newspaper Photography ...

    High school student Hailey Hasenyager focuses her camera. She is on her school's publication staff.

    Photographer: Heidi Johnson

  • Hold the date!  2017 State Conference scheduled for Oct. 26

    Hold the date! 2017 State Conference scheduled for Oct. 26

    Michelle Harmon, ISJA President

    August 23, 2017

    The fourth annual state high school communication conference is set for Oct. 26, 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. Michael Hernandez will run an all-day video bootcamp, and many other sessions are planned for publication staffs. For the second time, the event will be held at J.U.M.P. in downtown Boise. Reserve the da...

    The postcard for the event will arrive in the mail!

  • Idaho students win at national convention

    Idaho students win at national convention

    April 15, 2017

    Seven student journalists from Idaho won individual awards at the JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Conference in Seattle in early April. The students from Borah and Sandpoint high schools won for their talents in writing, art, photography and design during the JEA’s Write-off contests. The...

    Staff from the Cedar Post gather after the JEA's awards ceremony at the National High School Journalism Convention in Seattle. The Cedar Post is a student-run news organization from Sandpoint High School.

  • Enter the 2017 JEA Journalist of the Year state (and national) contest

    Enter the 2017 JEA Journalist of the Year state (and national) contest

    Michelle Harmon, ISJA President

    January 19, 2017

    This year's Journalism Education Association Journalist of the Year contest is open for submission. See this link (or go to https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2yZKAu29gChbzR6MTlyM3J4Rnc/view?usp=sharing) for information. See state application form here (or go to https://secure.jotform.us/form/43538109893161)....

    The state winner of the 2017 Journalist of the Year contest is eligible for national competition and $3,000.

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2017 State High School Communication Conference

2017 State High School Communication Conference

Michelle Harmon, ISJA President

August 25, 2017No Comments

Hold the date!  2017 State Conference scheduled for Oct. 26

Hold the date! 2017 State Conference scheduled for Oct. 26

Michelle Harmon, ISJA President

August 23, 20172 Comments

Convention registration opened

Convention registration opened

August 16, 2017

Registration for the JEA / NSPA National High School Journalism Convention in Dallas is now open. The annual fall convention will be held at the Hyatt Regency Dallas from Nov. 16-19. The semi-annual convention typically has more than 4,000 delegates,...

Summer Journalism Workshops scheduled

Summer Journalism Workshops scheduled

March 18, 2017

University of Idaho is sponsoring three high school media workshops throughout the state. On May 22, there is one in Boise. See workshop flyer. See University of Idaho websi...

Apply for your staff to be featured for Scholastic Journalism Week

Apply for your staff to be featured for Scholastic Journalism Week

February 4, 2017

Apply to be featured on the JEA Facebook page leading up to Scholastic Journalism Week (Feb 19-25). Has your publications staff produced coverage t...

JEA Idaho Quiz Bowl teams wanted

JEA Idaho Quiz Bowl teams wanted

January 9, 2017

Do you want the chance for your students to compete in the National Quiz Bowl at the next JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Convention? Do you ...

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