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The Education Writers Association is grateful for the generous support it receives from foundations.
Don’t miss your chance to market your presence during EWA’s National Seminar, the largest gathering of education journalists in the nation.
This year the National Seminar will bring together more than 600 journalists, experts, and supporting community members for three days of interactive sessions, including stand-alone speakers, panel discussions, how-to workshops, and local site visits.
EWA Announces Theme of 2020 National Seminar
The largest annual gathering of education writers will focus on Education, Journalism, and Democracy
The Education Writers Association is delighted to announce that “Education, Journalism, and Democracy” will be the theme of next spring’s National Seminar, and that we are welcoming suggestions for specific topics, speakers and training experiences to feature at EWA’s flagship annual conference.
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EWA Opens Entries for 2019 Education Reporting Awards
Journalists Working in All Media Invited to Compete
The Education Writers Association is pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 National Awards for Education Reporting. Journalists may submit entries from 9:00 a.m. Eastern time on Nov. 15 through midnight Pacific time on Dec. 15, 2019.
Journalists who have published work in 2019 on any education topic in any medium are encouraged to enter the contest, which features a total of 20 prizes with cash awards ranging from $1,000 to $10,000.
Members of the advisory board are appointed by the president of the EWA Board of Directors and serve two-year terms. The 2019-2020 EWA Journalist Advisory Board consists of 13 members from a mix of regional and national media organizations.
Columbia Journalism School
El Paso Matters
Solutions Journalism Network
Idaho Education News
The Chronicle of Higher Education
The Hechinger Report
Pressley Frevert is the managing editor for digital content for the Education Writers Association. She manages EWA’s online resources for reporters and leads projects to develop new tools.
Stacia Cedillo is a program specialist at the Education Writers Association. She develops content for EWA events, conducts research and writes for the organization’s website, and supports other EWA programs.