ERIC Number: ED363890
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Scholastic Journalism Week, February 20-26, 1994. Information and Information and Activities Packet.
Journalism Education Association.
Designed to help Journalism Education Association members and their students plan observances and involve the local media, this packet of information offers suggestions for celebrating Scholastic Journalism Week. The packet of information is designed to raise awareness of student publications in schools; promote First Amendment rights of high school students; promote the value of journalism in secondary schools; inform others of the academic and life skills students learn from publications; and recognize the efforts of advisers, journalism teachers, and students. The packet contains: (1) a history of American journalism in outline form; (2) a mock newspaper of famous events and people; (3) brief suggestions for 11 school activities; (4) brief descriptions of 10 classroom activities; (5) a model press release; (6) a list of the benefits of high school publications; and (7) a poster design. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Journalism Education Association.
Note: For the 1993 packet, see ED 352 660.