Northwest Scholastic Press

Nominate deserving advisers and students for awards!

Nominate deserving advisers and students for awards!

January 22, 2018

Northwest Scholastic Press and the Oregon Journalism Association are currently accepting applications for Teacher of the Year, Rookie Adviser of the Year, and Student Journalist of the Year.  Nominations are accepted from principals, professional journalists, fellow teachers/advisers, or students. Individuals ...

2017 Fall Press Day Contest Winners!

2017 Fall Press Day Contest Winners!

December 21, 2017

  BEST OF SHOW WINNERS High School News Magazine: 1st: MINE Publications – Springfield High School 2nd: The Whirlwind – West Albany High School 3rd: The Falconer – Elmira High School Newspaper: 1st: The Jesuit Chronicle – Jesuit High School 2nd: The Pinnacle – Summit High...

Join us in Eugene for Fall Press Day on October 25th!

Join us in Eugene for Fall Press Day on October 25th!

September 8, 2017

Start the school year off right by joining Northwest Scholastic Press and the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication in Eugene for Fall Press Day. Award winning journalists Jose Antonio Vargas and Meghan A.T.B. Reese are the morning and afternoon keynote speakers. Additionally, there are over 30 session...

Clypian adviser and editor-in-chief of South Salem High School receive top NWSP/OJEA journalism honors

Clypian adviser and editor-in-chief of South Salem High School receive top NWSP/OJEA journalism honors

August 24, 2016

Brian Eriksen, media and publications teacher and adviser at South Salem High School, has been selected as 2016 Mary Hartman Oregon Journalism Teacher of the Year. Eriksen is responsible for several student-run media outlets, including the newspaper, the Clypian, the student website, Clypian.com an...

Oregon Student Free Expression Law (Public Secondary Schools)

STATES WITH STUDENT FREE EXPRESSION LAWS

June 7, 2013

Oregon Student Free Expression Law (Public Secondary Schools) Citation: Ore. Rev. Stat. sec. 336.477 (2007) July 1, 2007 Summary: In addition to the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, states can provide additional free speech protection their own citizens by enacting state laws or...

SNO FLEX gets our stamp of approval for new responsive design, photo display options, fresh design options, low cost and money-saving potential

SNO FLEX templates have fresh, fun new design and photo options.

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor

May 22, 2013

(May 22, 2013) -- SNO FLEX is the latest, greatest upgrade you should have from School Newspapers Online, the leading provider of websites for high school and college newspaper programs across the nation. The new responsive design allows your news site to be easily read on a smart phone, tablet or computer. I...

Write great leads using these nine strategies to grab your reader’s attention

Write great leads using these nine strategies to grab your reader’s attention

Sue Barr

October 9, 2012

Editor's Note: This handout by former South Eugene H.S. journalism adviser Sue Barr is one of many that were shared with Oregon journalism teachers and at JEA conventions. The key to writing good copy lies in the first paragraph — the lead. It needs to capture your readers’ interest so they’...

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