Online Training

Begun in 2005 with generous support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Poynter’s NewsU currently has more than 330,000 registered users from more than 200 countries.

Training for journalists. Anytime. Anywhere.

Poynter’s e-learning project, News University, is one of the world’s most innovative online journalism and media training programs. From multimedia techniques to writing and reporting, NewsU offers more than 400 free and low-cost courses for anyone who wants to improve his or her journalism-based skills.

Journalists, journalism students, teachers and the public benefit from self-directed courses, online group seminars, and Webinars.

Featured Online Courses