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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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NSPA 2013 Summer Workshops – a success!
High school journalism students from around the country (and the globe!) descended upon the University of Minnesota for NSPA’s Summer Workshop Series July 19-July 21. U of M’s School of Journalism & Mass Communication (SJMC) played host to the workshops at Murphy … Continue reading

NSPA/ACP Executive Director Opening
The National Scholastic Press Association, headquartered at the University of Minnesota is seeking a dynamic individual with vision and energy to provide executive leadership, strategic direction and management oversight for the organization. NSPA and its divisions cooperate with student media associations … Continue reading

Leadership Changes at NSPA/ACP
For release Monday, June 10, noon CDT CONTACT: David Therkelsen, 612/635-8335, director@studentpress.org National Scholastic Press Association, and its Executive Director Logan Aimone, have mutually agreed to part ways. NSPA Board President Albert Tims said that both in his role at NSPA, … Continue reading

2012 Yearbook Pacemaker Judging – VIDEO
Want to know what Yearbook Pacemaker judges are really looking for? We interviewed them directly after this year’s judging. Check out the video below! Winners will be announced on April 27, 2013 at the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism … Continue reading

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Student Media Sourcebook

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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

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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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