• Get your CHSPA Store orders in now. Just click the ad above for the order form.

  • SoCo Media Day returns to CSU-Pueblo, Sept. 18, register by Sept. 11

  • All-Colorado critiques were emailed to advisers Aug. 7 - must have Reader to see comments

Adviser Resources Website

Inspiration/Ideas

  • Getty Images allows free online-only use of images! This won’t help printed publications, but Getty has recently begun allowing use of its images, with embed codes. Could be great foe your website (and for Getty Images).
  • Have some fun with idioms This article explores “I could care less” (and why we so often use this illogical construction). What are some common phrases in your school that strike you as odd?
  • Need some ideas for cool graphs and charts? An impressive range of work from a designer from the Washington Post. “Steal” the basic concept and then make it your own.
  • Reporters feeling a bit shy when it comes to interviewing? This is a fine post from Poynter with lots of ideas students can use to overcome shyness. The truth is that many journalists are a bit introverted (it’s why we became writers).
  • School starts too early! Is everyone around you yawning at school? Duh. Maybe it’s time to revisit the idea of moving school start times back a bit. Here’s a NY Times story to localize.
Begin planning for our most exciting J-Day yet

Begin planning for our most exciting J-Day yet

You won't want to miss a talented array of speakers, covering all aspects of student media. Tour Lory, and enjoy the $50 million renovation, including all-new food courts....  Read More »

August 11, 2014 • 0 comments

SoCo Media kicks year into gear Sept. 18

SoCo Media kicks year into gear Sept. 18

Our regional workshop, hosted by our friends at CSU-Pueblo, is the perfect time to get things organized, inject some inspiration, and build your publication culture. And the...  Read More »

August 11, 2014 • 0 comments

Denver to welcome JEA/NSPA convention in April, 2015

Denver to welcome JEA/NSPA convention in April, 2015

The spring national high school journalism convention comes to Denver for the third time since 1992, and you won't want to miss this opportunity to learn from the best, compete...  Read More »

June 3, 2014 • 0 comments

Chaparral photojournalist’s portfolio chosen best in state

Chaparral photojournalist’s portfolio chosen best in state

Madeline Malhotra, from Chaparral HS, has been named the 2014 CHSPA Photographer of the Year. This contest, in just its second year, honors photojournalists for a portfolio...  Read More »

May 5, 2014 • 0 comments

Best of Colorado individual award winners announced

Best of Colorado individual award winners announced

The results of the 2014 Best of Colorado awards are in and all award certificates are in the mail (in fact, you may have received your certificates already). You can see the...  Read More »

May 5, 2014 • 0 comments

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