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Kathy Schrier active 11 months, 2 weeks ago

"Thanks Colin Moyer for being our Washington News Council intern this summer! Here’s wishing you a great sophomore year at Occidental College in L.A. @colinmoyer" · View
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    kathyschrier wrote a new blog post: Students nationwide sign up for TAO of Journalism program   5 years, 1 month ago · View

    Thumbnail Student journalists from across the U.S. took the TAO of Journalism Pledge during annual Scholastic Journalism Week, Feb. 19-25, promising to be Transparent, Accountable and Open (TAO) in their work as journalists. Student journalism groups are invited to take the TAO Pledge at any time, but Feb. 22 was set aside as National TAO of [...]

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    Thumbnail Student journalists who practice ethical journalism and want to assure readers, viewers and school administrators of their commitment to excellence, are going public by taking the “ TAO of Journalism” pledge . The TAO Pledge asks journalists to promise that they will be “Transparent” about who they are and how the story was developed; “Accountable” for, and willing to correct any [...]

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      jacobcaggiano · 6 years, 1 month ago

      I have to say, the TAO tattoos are quite the incentive.

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      brianglanz · 6 years, 1 month ago

      Temporary tattoos? great idea :) and thanks for the write up @kathyschrier education is a good area to grow the TAO.

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    kathyschrier posted an update:   6 years, 7 months ago · View

    Thanks Colin Moyer for being our Washington News Council intern this summer! Here’s wishing you a great sophomore year at Occidental College in L.A. @colinmoyer

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    kathyschrier and johnhamer are now friends   6 years, 8 months ago · View

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    kathyschrier wrote a new blog post: WNC welcomes summer intern Colin Moyer   6 years, 8 months ago · View

    Thumbnail Joining the WNC team this summer is Colin Moyer , who just completed his first year at Occidental College in Los Angeles. As a high school senior at Curtis High School near Tacoma, Colin made a name for himself when he approached school officials about starting a school sponsored newspaper.  School administrators said sure, but they insisted [...]

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    kathyschrier posted an update:   6 years, 8 months ago · View

    Does everyone know what ”Avatar” is? Perhaps a definition would be helpful.

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      brianglanz · 6 years, 8 months ago

      @jacobcaggiano will make a video tour of the Community pages, and I wonder whether we should dedicate (1) a page somewhere under ’Community’ above, (2) a group in the Community? to ”help” within the site, or both a page and a group? I’m sure you are generally right people will have a few FAQs about everything here and we should prominently link to those, separately from the FAQs about the WNC itself.

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    kathyschrier joined the group Tao of Journalism   6 years, 8 months ago · View

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    kathyschrier joined the group Outstanding Journalism   6 years, 8 months ago · View

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    kathyschrier joined the group Media Ethics   6 years, 8 months ago · View