Join us June 15-18 at UNC-Chapel Hill for N.C. Scholastic Media Institute

Learn from some of the best in scholastic journalism while also living on campus for four days this summer at the 2015 N.C. Scholastic Media Institute. High school journalism students and teachers are invited to take courses in newspaper, yearbook, literary magazine, online news, photojournalism, design, TV news and advising student media. Make your plans to join us June 15-18. Registration ends May 25. Learn more about the Institute here.

Statewide media contest still open

NCSMA is still accepting contest entries for the yearbook, literary magazine and TV news categories. For more information regarding entry guidelines and deadlines, please visit our Contests page.

The North Carolina Scholastic Media Association (NCSMA) serves scholastic journalism education and works for its advancement. Member schools include middle and high schools from across the state.

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2015 N.C. High School Journalist of the Year Winners Announced

Congratulations to journalist of the year and the two alternates.

Read more here.

The Rush 2014 print edition

Read The Rush print edition

The Rush print edition staff of 15 high school journalists produced the print publication in three days during the 2014 Summer Institute.

Read it here.



Advanced standards and scholastic journalism

N.C. Scholastic Media Advisers Association members have prepared this presentation illustrating how easily advanced standards may be applied to high school journalism classes.

Honors Journalism course materials

Thinking of developing an honors journalism course? Take advantage of North Carolina curricular materials collected for you here.