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Congratulations to our 2019 Yearbook Contest winners!
Illinois students take home national awards from JEA/NSPA Fall Convention

Recent IJEA News Stories

IJEA State Director Brenda Field honored at 2019 National Journalism Convention

IJEA State Director Brenda Field honored at 2019 National Journalism Convention

December 3, 2019

Brenda Field, MJE, Glenbrook South yearbook adviser and IJEA board member, has been named one of this year’s five recipients of the Journalism Education Association’s Medal of Merit. She received the award at the 2019 JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Convention in Washington, D.C.

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IJEA Blog: Don’t stay on your island alone — help us get ready for JEA/NSPA Chicago ’18

Recent IJEA Blog Stories

IJEA Blog: Teaching my journalism students—again

IJEA Blog: Teaching my journalism students—again

October 11, 2017

It was as surprising to them as it was to me. Two of my former high school journalists were now in my college section...

IJEA Blog: Here’s how you can help student media programs hit by Hurricane Harvey

IJEA Blog: Here’s how you can help student media programs hit by Hurricane Harvey

September 25, 2017

Scholastic journalism programs around the country have united to assist their Texas counterparts affected by Hurricane Harvey. Check inside to learn how you and your students can join this nationwide effort.

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Brenda Field receives 2017 James A. Tidwell Award for Excellence in Scholastic Media Education

Recent IJEA Video Stories

IJEA inducts Stan Zoller, Brenda Field into 2017 Hall of Fame

IJEA inducts Stan Zoller, Brenda Field into 2017 Hall of Fame

May 12, 2017

Cathy Wall, herself a member of the IJEA Hall of Fame, inducted Stan Zoller and Brenda Field into the 2017 class of the IJEA...

IJEA honors Linda Jones as 2016 Friend of Scholastic Journalism

IJEA honors Linda Jones as 2016 Friend of Scholastic Journalism

September 29, 2016

In accepting the Friend of Scholastic Journalism award, Linda Jones spoke of everyone -- except herself. From the McCormick...

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Official site: Illinois Journalism Education Association, 900 Community Drive, Springfield, IL 62703
Official site: Illinois Journalism Education Association, 900 Community Drive, Springfield, IL 62703