Summit for Reporters and Editors in Multi-Platform Newsrooms (October 2020)
In a 24/7 news cycle, how do you build the skills to report, write and edit stories that connect with your audience? Throughout this intensive week of training and personalized coaching, our lineup of award-winning journalists and expert teachers will show you how digital approaches and narrative writing techniques can transform your work—whether it’s a daily story or a major project. This unique program will boost the skills of reporters and editors who seek greater impact and relevance in digital and multi-platform newsrooms.

Two tracks will help you dive more deeply into beat/enterprise reporting and editing. And we’ll come together in large group sessions to explore the common threads that will help you tell more powerful stories, no matter what role you play in your organization. In the process, you’ll explore the tools and techniques that will help you thrive in the digital age. At the end of this high-impact week, you’ll leave Poynter with a personal action plan to put what you’ve learned into practice.

Who Should Apply: Reporters and editors, as well as bloggers, citizen journalists, copywriters, creatives, educators and freelance/independent journalists. Colleagues will also benefit from attending together. You’ll create a shared understanding of your challenges, brainstorm solutions and improve collaboration. Reporters, bring your editors! Editors, come with your reporters! If you apply with a colleague, you’ll each receive a $100 discount.


Program Dates:
Start: Sunday, Oct. 25 at 4 p.m.
End: Friday, Oct. 30 at 2 p.m.

Application Deadline: September 18
Tuition: $1,550
* Please note you will only receive an on-screen confirmation when you submit your application. After the deadline, everyone will be notified of their application status.

More about the program can be found here: https://www.poynter.org/poynter-training/

* By submitting this form, you acknowledge that Poynter may use its discretion to consider your application for relevant programs other than the one for which you applied. You understand that additional supporting materials might be necessary.

Questions? Please email us at seminars@poynter.org.
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