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N.C. Job Postings

Durham Public Schools:

Riverside High School (Durham, NC) seeks a yearbook adviser for the 2017-18 school year. Riverside’s yearbook – The Helm – is self-funded and publishes every school year. Yearbook is offered as a class and meets every day.

Salary includes an annual stipend in addition to Durham’s 12.5% local supplement. Experience with student publications, journalism, photography and/or graphic design preferred. For more information contact Matt Smith or call (919) 560-3965 x65215.

Advisers may receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for participating in the N.C. Scholastic Media Institute and certificates of Participation and Attendance in regional workshops.

N.C. high school journalism teachers may apply for a journalism endorsement to their N.C. license with 18 hours of relevant coursework.

NCSMA’s Journalism Fellowship Program
NCSMA offers annual fellowships to N.C. advisers to help them offset summer course expenses. Designed to cover full tuition and lodging expenses for each adviser, the fellowships are application-based.

The program allows teachers to enroll in a one-week, short-term summer course with tuition funding provided by NCSMA.

N.C. journalism teachers and media advisers can qualify for free in-state tuition, lodging and books through this program. The fellowships, awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, are valued at $1,230 per person.

Note: The 2017 summer session course offered will be MEJO 605 Teaching Design in the Secondary School. Applications are due April 1. Course dates are July 9 to 15.