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Winter PD focuses on media literacy

December 18, 2018

We have all been thinking about how to increase our students' ability to separate facts from fiction in the media they consume, and CSMA is joining with our partners to bring you a day of ideas, sharing and inspiration on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. This professional development day is simply titled "Teaching Media Literacy" and we hope to bring media advisers such as yourself together with English language...

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Five schools awarded vouchers honoring great ONE DAY coverage

December 4, 2018

There were a limited number of entries in our ad hoc coverage contest, called ONE DAY, but the quality was so high that five schools will share in the awards. Each school will receive a $200 voucher to be used toward paying for any CSMA-sponsored event, including J-Day 2019. The contest asked media to cover their school community for one day -- Friday, Nov. 9 -- in any way students wished, from...

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ONE DAY coverage contest focuses on Friday, Nov. 9

November 8, 2018

Our ONE DAY coverage challenge returns with a fall date this time around. Ernie Pyle, the great WWII reporter, once said, “If you want to tell the story of a war, tell the story of one soldier.” For student media, we might amend this to, "If you want to tell the story of a school, tell the story of one student." Pyle was highlighting, of course, the importance of focusing on stories,...

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Press Law & Ethics Certified Advisers

Angela Banfield, CJE, Odyssey ECCO
Zeb Carabello, Rangeview HS
Gina Claus, Castle Rock MS
Justin Daigle, CJE, Brighton HS
Carrie Hendrix, CJE, Lewis-Palmer HS
Kalilah Herscovici, formerly Chaparral HS
Kelly Johnson, CJE, Delta HS
Jill Jones, formerly Windsor HS
Bonnie Katzive, Monarch HS
Yvette Manculich, CJE, Powell MS
Tracy Marcello, formerly Fossil Ridge HS
Adrienne Marko, Dakota Ridge HS
Alyson Mazza, formerly Rock Canyon HS
Ellie Norwood, CJE, Arvada West HS
Tom Patrick, Palmer Ridge HS
Kristi Rathbun, MJE, Rock Canyon HS

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