State Conference & Write-offs: Newspaper, yearbook and broadcast learning sessions presented by professionals, and student contests in a range of journalistic skills are offered at this one-day statewide conference in March.
- This year’s conference is Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Mercer Island High School in Mercer Island.
JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Convention: These conventions are a semiannual gathering of high school journalists and advisers sponsored by the Journalism Education Association and National Scholastic Press Association.
Upcoming JEA/NSPA convention dates/sites:
- Spring Convention: Gaylord Opryland, Nashville – April 16-18
- Fall 2020: Marriott World Center, Orlando – Nov. 19-22
- Spring 2021: Seattle – April 8-10
WJEA Summer Conference: This three-day camp is a great way for programs to get a head start on the upcoming school year. Students receive top notch training and have an opportunity to practice it with our simulation. Registration opens in March.
August 2-5 at Washington State University
Journalism Day WEST: University of Washington (Seattle) – Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020
Journalism Day EAST: Whitworth University (Spokane) – Monday, Oct. 26, 2020