IJEA Fall Conference
Friday, Sept. 16, 2016
Helping to build skills and tenacity in high school journalists for generations.
Conference Theme: Empowering Your Students
The keynote speaker is Mitch Eden, the 2015 Dow Jones News Fund’s National Journalism Teacher of the Year. He advises the award-winning Kirkwood Call, at Kirkwood High school (MO). Eden emphasizes service journalism and the importance of educating your publication’s audience on the storys that need to be told.