Adobe Training Workshops: WJEA is pleased to present two days of hands-on training for media advisers and students in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop. Space is limited to 30 participants for each session. Both students, teachers and media professionals are welcome.

  • January 12 – InDesign & Photoshop
  • Jan. 26 – Illustrator

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 16, 2019 at Cleveland STEM High School in Seattle.

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: Anaheim – April 25-27
  • Fall Convention: Washington, D.C. – Nov. 21-24, 2019
  • Spring 2020: Gaylord Opryland, Nashville – April 16-18
  • Fall 2020: Marriott World Center, Orlando – Nov. 19-22

WJEA Summer Conference: This three-day camp is a great way for programs to get a head start on the upcoming school year. Students choose a “major” and spend the bulk of their time being trained by a group of award-winning journalism teachers from around the state. Registration opens in March.

Journalism Day WEST: University of Washington (Seattle) – Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019

Online Registration to come.

J-Day Registration BW 2019 registration to come.

Journalism Day EAST: Whitworth University (Spokane) – Monday, Oct. 28, 2019

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