Illinois JEA

Randy Swikle, CJE, now retired from Johnsburg High School, was the 1999 Dow Jones News Fund National High School Journalism Teacher of the Year. A co-founder of the Illinois Journalism Education Association in 1988, he was twice elected president of the organization, served as JEA state director and was an inaugural member of the IJEA Hall of Fame.

By Randy Swikle, IJEA board member and retired journalism teacher

Oct 23, 2015
When schools take free speech seriously, so do students (Story)
Official site: Illinois Journalism Education Association, 900 Community Drive, Springfield, IL 62703