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Do some back-to-school shopping for your journalism students!

You will find these reporter's notebooks featuring the text of the First Amendment. $28 for a pack of 10 (includes shipping).

You'll also find the Best of the High School Press Volume 20 for sale. It includes a disc with image files of examples from the book to use in handouts and presentations. $35 for the current volume, $15 for older volumes.

You can also purchase NSPA press cards and guidebooks.

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Registration open for #nhsjc in Orlando, Florida
View a PDF of the convention registration booklet here. Early-bird convention registration ends Oct. 21, 2015. They don’t use wands, but the work done by student journalists is nothing short of magical. The Fall National High School Journalism Convention takes place Nov. 12-15, 2015 … Continue reading

Call for nominations for NSPA​/ACP​ board member
The National Scholastic Press Association is seeking nominations for a new seat on its Board of Directors. NSPA is a Minneapolis-based 501(c)(3) journalism education association that encompasses the Associated Collegiate Press and the Minnesota High School Press Association. The current … Continue reading

Call for 2014-15 submissions for Best of the High School Press 21
Over the course of 20 volumes, Best of the High School Press has been the premier showcase for award-winning student work by and for members of the National Scholastic Press Association. The next edition of Best of the High School … Continue reading

Scott M. Libin joins Board of Directors
Minneapolis — Scott M. Libin, the Hubbard Senior Fellow at the University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication (SJMC), has joined the NSPA/ACP Board of Directors.Libin has three decades of experience as a journalist, including jobs on camera … Continue reading

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2015–16 Calendar

July 24-26, 2015
NSPA Summer Journalism Workshop - Minneapolis

Sept. 11, 2015
Best of the High School Press - Deadline

Nov. 12-15, 2015
JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention - Orlando

Jan. 15, 2016
Yearbook Pacemaker - Deadline

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Student Media Sourcebook

atsignbkgThe Sourcebook is NSPA's directory of links to more than 200 student media resources.

Best of the High School Press

trophybkgAn online collection showcasing some of the best work in student media by our members, including winners of NSPA's contests. More contest winners and galleries here.

It's the Law

cmpbkgSince 1994, Mike Hiestand of the Student Press Law Center has contributed regular columns on student press legal and ethical issues. Read them here.

About NSPA

In 1921, NSPA began helping students and teachers improve their publications. Today that goal remains #1. For more information, visit the About Us page or the NSPA FAQ.

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NSPA's exhibitors, advertisers and sponsors help make many of our activities possible. For information about how NSPA and ACP can help get your message out to the high school and college press, visit our sponsor page.