Author Archive: Aaron Manfull
Aaron is in his 17th year of advising student media. He is currently the Director of Student Media at Francis Howell North High School in St. Charles, Missouri. He is the Journalism Education Association Digital Media Chair and co-Director of Media Now STL. He created The Next 26 and is a former Dow Jones News Fund National Journalism Teacher of the Year. He is one of the authors of the textbook "Student Journalism and Media Literacy." You can find him on Twitter and Instragram @manfull and on Snapchat as aaronmanfull. He's a proud father. A transplanted Iowan. And an avid Hawkeye Fan.
From April 16-19, the spring national high school journalism convention took place in Denver. The four days of programming included a variety of sessions, competitions and activities for student journalists to participate in. On Saturday, the Best of Show winners were announced as well as the 2015 Online Pacemaker winners. See the Best of Show […]
Here are a couple tutorials for Twitter’s livestream app Periscope. You can get the basic idea of how to use this video broadcasting tool with your mobile device. While the tutorials can give you a good of how to use the app, they are free so there are some limitations. These are a good starting […]
Join the JEA Digital Media Committee at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 18, in Denver (and bring a friend)
The JEA Digital Media Committee (the group responsible for this site and a host of other things) will be meeting in Denver at the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention. The meeting will be 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 18, in Plaza Court 2, Concourse. It’s an open meeting so please show up and feel free […]
Digital Learning Day is Friday, March 13. It’s a day created to highlight great teaching, learning and lessons going on in classrooms around the world. You can find more about the day at DigitalLearningDay.org. On the site you will find a variety of tools and resources from lesson plans and digital tools to resources and […]
Most CMS themes come with preset ad space allowing staffs to post ads on everywhere from the front page and sidebars to within posts and pages. Here are 3 things you can do with that space. Sell that space to advertisers – Use the space for what it’s intended for, sell it to advertisers and […]