The Grade

Black/Hispanic Journo Conference Highlights Need for EdJourn Of Color

Big news for some journalists on Monday was that Hillary Clinton Will Address the Joint Black And Latino Journalist Convention in DC starting tomorrow. But the conference features a number of other panels and seminars that might be of particular interest to education journalists — as well as awards for great stories including several school-related ones. In terms of… Read more »

The Collaboration Behind Last Year’s “This American Life” Series

Take a look at Michael Brown’s high school-A senior year mostly lost for a Normandy honor student: http://t.co/51lsMxzePt via @STLtoday — Heidi Adelsman (@mta1965) September 2, 2015 Mainstream news outlets aren’t known for working together. They tend to be competitive in an instinctive, knee-jerk way that can seem unwarranted to everyday readers who barely pay… Read more »