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  • NEW summer Adobe workshops

    NEW summer Adobe workshops

    Save the date for our new summer Adobe workshops in Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign on Aug. 16-18. Learn the basics to get you going for the year. The workshops feature two days of Illustrator and one day of Photoshop and InDesign. They will be led by Cleveland High School adviser Teresa Scribner,... READ MORE »»

  • Washington state staffs win big in L.A.

    Washington state staffs win big in L.A.

    Congratulations to all of the student media staffs and individual students from Washington state who took awards at the National High School Journalism Convention in Los Angeles. The Ballard Talisman took first place in the Best of Show competition for newspaper tabloid of 17 or more pages -- and who did that newspaper just edge out? Inglemoor's Nordic News. And dozens of Washington students earned individual awards in the JEA Write-Off Contests. READ MORE »»

    Adviser Michael Smith poses with the five Ballard Talisman staffers who earned individual awards.

  • Summer Workshop registration open

    Summer Workshop registration open

    Be sure to register ASAP for the 2016 WJEA Summer Workshop in Bellingham. This year's camp is a little earlier than usual -- mid-July instead of late July or early August. This year's camp will be held from Sunday, July 17 to Wednesday, July 20, 2016. READ MORE »»

    2015 WJEA camper Valerie Cid, photographed by student Sylvia Henly.

  • Congrats to WJEA conference honorees

    Congrats to WJEA conference honorees

    Thanks to the more than 200 students and advisers who came from all over Washington to participate in the 2016 WJEA State Conference and Write-Offs at Auburn High School. View photos and the list of honorees. READ MORE »»

    Timberline students react during the awards ceremony. (Photo by Pete Kendall)

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NEW summer Adobe workshops

NEW summer Adobe workshops

Save the date for our new summer Adobe workshops in Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign on Aug. 16-18. Learn the basics to get you going for the year. The workshops feature two days of Illustrator and one day of Photoshop...  Read More »

May 15, 2016 • 0 comments

Administrator of the Year nominations due June 3

Please consider identifying an administrator supportive of scholastic media and nominating him or her for the WJEA Administrator of the Year Award. We want to publicly acknowledge school leaders who support our mission. The...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Submit your media for the All-Washington critique

Looking for a way to improve your publication for next year? Consider submitting to the WJEA All-Washington Critique and Award service. This is our second year offering publication staffs (newspaper, newsmagazine, yearbook...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Summer Workshop registration open

Summer Workshop registration open

Be sure to register ASAP for the 2016 WJEA Summer Workshop in Bellingham. This year's camp is a little earlier than usual -- mid-July instead of late July or early August. This year's camp will be held from Sunday, July 17 to Wednesday, July 20, 2016.

Read More »

April 12, 2016 • 1 comment

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WJEA News

Hotel, CTE changes among updates from JEA

 WJEA President Sandra Coyer reports this update from the national Journalism Education Association for WJEA members: JEA has been making several changes recently, some of which directly impact our mem...  Read More »

May 15, 2016 • 0 comments

Washington state staffs win big in L.A.

Washington state staffs win big in L.A.

Congratulations to all of the student media staffs and individual students from Washington state who took awards at the National High School Journalism Convention in Los Angeles. The Ballard Talisman took first place in the Best of Show competition for newspaper tabloid of 17 or more pages -- and who did that newspaper just edge out? Inglemoor's Nordic News. And dozens of Washington students earned individual awards in the JEA Write-Off Contests.

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May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

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