Online registration now open for four regional workshops

Join us this October for one of four regional workshops. Each workshop is offered by a co-hosting university or newspaper.

Online registration is now open. Workshop sessions will be offered in all areas of student media at each of the four workshops. Cost is only $15 per person, and that registration fee includes lunch.

Advisers and students are welcome to attend any regional workshop.

Click here to learn more about and register for the four workshops in Charlotte, Boone, Greenville and Chapel Hill. Note specific deadlines for each of the four locations. 

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

Donate to NCSMA

N.C. Scholastic Media Association is celebrating 75 years of service to high school journalism.

To commemorate the milestone, we are accepting unrestricted donations that can be used for need-based workshop scholarships, technology grants, substitute teacher pay (allowing journalism teachers to accompany students to workshops), workshop travel stipends and on and on. You may give your gift in honor of or in memory of your high school journalism teacher.

Please join us in supporting North Carolina high school journalists and high school journalism teachers.

The link to give online is here:

Thank you for your support of journalism education.


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.