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Thursday Tips August 20, 2015

August 20, 2015

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#1.  The Value of Slow Journalism in an Age of Instant Information: http://niemanreports.org/articles/the-value-of-slow-journalism-in-the-age-of-instant-information/ #2. Video 101 - Broll: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kq7YO4k7Z9Q] #3. 11 Ways to Build the Strengths ...

Thursday Tips August 6, 2015

August 6, 2015

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For COMPLETE ACCESS to our Thursday Tips Newsletters, please join MIPA. Details are below... Welcome back! Beyond earlier announcements for cash prizes for our J-Teacher & J-Student honors in 2016, along with our new membership...

Thursday’s Tips – July 2

July 2, 2015

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Important Reminders & Thursday Tips July 2, 2015 #1. NSPA has openings for board members. Nominations are accepted until August 1. See this link:  http://www.studentpress.org/nspa/pdf/board-recruitment.pdf and email mailto:[email protected] if you have any questions about the process. #2. For our members...

Thursday’s Tips – June 25

June 15, 2015

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Here's one for fun (it is summer after all) June 27 is the "Great American Camp Out" and Missouri State Parks has some fun in store for us -- btw, not just camping, but some great presentations & programs: http://mostateparks.com/page/61576/great-american-campout Now to Journalism... 1. Fall Nationals is coming! http://orlando.journalismconvention.org 2. Go...

Thursday’s Tips-April 30

April 30, 2015

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Today as my school-issued laptop kept crashing & my seniors had the attention span of the funny dog in UP (squirrel!), I found myself reading articles about surviving the end of the school year for inspiration. Here's a few ...

Thursday’s Tips-April 16

April 16, 2015

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#1. Right now Prescription Drug abuse (often leading to homemade Heroin) is on the rise in Missouri among our youth. Here are some excellent resources to follow and look into to help guide your students as they tell these diff...

Thursday’s Tips-April 9

April 9, 2015

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#1. Should Teachers Be Using Social Media in the Classroom? http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/social-media-valuable-tool-teachers/ #2. Google is hosting a free online conference! Check it out! http://www.eschoolnews.com/201...

Thursday’s Tips-April 2

April 2, 2015

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#1. How to be a Journalism Student. Great read! http://howtobeajournalismstudent.pbworks.com/w/page/19612154/FrontPage #2. The RTDNF High School Broadcast Journalism Project: http://hsbj.org/ #3. Looking ahead - Cub Reporters! Journalism jobs, internships, etc. http://cubre...

Thursday’s Tips-March 26

March 26, 2015

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#1. One of my former yearbook editors is now out of college, teaching, and has a great blog. I know not all schools can afford photoshop. This current blog entry she does about picmonkey has some great tips and ideas to help us...

Thursday’s Tips-March 19

March 19, 2015

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#1. The National Archives Website has some great resources for analyzing various types of media like photographs, cartoons, maps, written documents, etc.   http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/worksheets/index.html ...

Thursday’s Tips-March 5

March 5, 2015

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#1. 10 Interactive Lessons By Google on Digital Citizenship: http://www.edudemic.com/10-interactive-lessons-by-google-on-digital-citizenship/ #2. 10 Things Your Students Should Know About Their Digital Footprints: http://www.teachhub.com/1...

Thursday’s Tips-Feb. 26

February 26, 2015

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#1. Missouri isn't all "city" - with that in mind, consider having your students enter the Mo Ag Photo Contest: https://www.morningagclips.com/mo-ag-photo-contest/ #2. If you have any students interested in Samford University in Alabama, they have several opportunities for Freshmen: http://www.samford.edu/news/releases/?id=21474865121 #3. This is a fun online animation tool: http://goanimate.com/videomaker #4. The Newseum has an "Unsun...

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