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This course emphasizes basic principles for gathering and presenting news. With the foundation of news "sense" and good interviewing skills, the student is introduced to the fundamentals of news writing and types of news stories suitable for inclusion in high school newspapers. Evaluation of both metroplitan and scholastic publications helps students to write good news leads and stories.

Columbia Scholastic Press Association's link to contest rules and entry forms as well as workshops and the Student Press Review.

University of Maryland
Check out University of Maryland's renown Phillip Merril College of Journalism. Don't miss the "Reporter's Toolbox" with its links to online newspapers, government agencies, search tools, journalist organizations.