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TV and Radio

TV Power Reporting Academy

Seminar
08/29-10/04
Apply By: 
08/07

Some of the biggest names in local and network television journalism are graduates from the Poynter Institute’s Power Reporting seminar. Our graduates include John Larson, Boyd Huppert, Byron Pitts, Katie Couric, Stuart Watson, Byron Harris and Roberta Baskin. Now, it’s your turn.

For 17 years, The Poynter Institute’s Al Tompkins has led this seminar that is a bedrock for Poynter teaching. You will get feedback on your work, will sharpen your writing and storytelling skills, learn how to enterprise stories and look beyond the obvious, tired ways of covering daily news.

Poynter Producer Project

Seminar
03/07-04/08
Apply By: 
02/22

Making stories work involves more than just teases and live shots. This unique seminar will help you expand your expertise as a TV producer with new writing, storytelling, coaching and ethical decision-making skills.

We’re combining the best of online learning with in-person coaching and mentoring to help you tell stronger stories and make those tough calls on deadline.

In the online portion of this seminar, Poynter’s Al Tompkins will guide you through weekly readings, activities and live group discussions.

Leadership for Broadcast Executive Producers

Seminar
09/18-09/21
Apply By: 
08/15

Become smarter and more strategic in the way you lead your newsroom and the people in it. This three-day seminar will help you learn how to improve your newscasts, create a culture of innovation and work seamlessly with other departments. You’ll leave Poynter with practical and creative ideas to share with your colleagues.

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Curating Content: How to Aggregate Coverage

How do make sense of the news on the Web for your readers? Get the tools you need to curate content quickly, accurately and effectively.

Quick Hit Investigations: Daily Deadlines Don't Mean Dull Stories

Learn how to tell hard-hitting investigative pieces on daily deadline.

Write Tight: How to Cut Wasted Words and Write to Your Video

Useless adjectives and flabby verbs go nowhere. Energetic writing keeps your audience tuned in. Let us show you the difference that the right word makes.

Making Words, Pictures and Sound Work Together

Don’t let text, pictures and audio compete for the viewer’s attention. Learn how words and images can work together to engage your audience.

Interactive Storytelling with Zeega: A Digital Tools Tutorial

Learn to easily tell beautiful immersive stories combining personal content with media curated from across the web.

Changing Workflow to Create a Mobile First Newsroom

Preparing your newsroom to best serve the growing mobile audience.