Register by May 3 for the Media and Leadership Academy June 16-21 in Athens, Georgia. Limited need-based scholarships are available, and the deadline to submit a scholarship application is April 30.Read More
The following is an article written by GSPA Student Advisory Board member Isabelle Manders. The story was published in the Marietta High School Accipiter Pitchfork in March, where she serves editor-in-chief.
The average age that kids are joining social media is 12.6, according to a Common Sense Media Census report. However, the age limit to join most social media platforms is 13.Read More
The 2019 Achievement Award recognized achievements ranging from successful, brand-new publications to outstanding high school leadership. Read more about the award recipients for Turnaround, Start-up, Freedom of the Press, Community Service, Administrators of the Year and First Year Adviser.Read More
GSPA will collaborate with Mercer University’s Center for Collaborative Journalism to host a FREE workshop for high school media advisers Monday, June 3, through Wednesday, June 5, 2019. The registration deadline is April 30.Read More
Check out this sports profile written by GSPA Student Advisory Board member Cassidy Hettesheimer. The story will be published in the Mill Creek High School Accipiter Yearbook, where she serves co-editor.Read More
Alyssa Freyman, Editor-in-Chief of The Bird Feed at South Forsyth High School in Cumming, Georgia, has been named the 2019 Georgia Champion Journalist. The award recognizes the top high school senior journalist in the state. Valeria Garcia-Pozo, Senior Copy Editor at Clarke Central High School’s Odyssey Media Group, was the runner-up in the competition.Read More
Congratulations to the 2019 First Amendment Essay Contest winners!
First place- Natalie Schliekelman, Clarke Central High School; Second place- Isabelle Manders, Marietta High School; Third place- Katherine Haas, South Forsyth High SchoolRead More
The deadline for General Excellence and Individual Awards contest entries for broadcasts, newspapers, newsmagazines and news websites is 11:59 p.m. on March 4.
Nominations for Achievement Awards, which are open to all publications types, must also be received by 11:59 p.m. on March 4.Read More
Thank you to all who filled out the Advisers’ Workshop interest survey.
The free workshop, which will be hosted at Mercer University, has tentatively been scheduled for Monday, June 3, through Wednesday, June 5, 2019.
This will be a great opportunity to hone skills and network with advisers from around the state. We will share more details in the coming months.Read More
#StudentPressFreedom day is coming next week, and there are different ways you can engage your staffs in the movement.
The Student Press Law Center suggests publishing an editorial to creating a social media campaign centered around student press freedoms and their importance. See more of ideas here.
Tag GSPA in your tweets and instagram posts, and we will share them.Read More