Resources for Educators and Students
News University has curated an array of resources to assist as you migrate to an online teaching/learning environment. These just-in-time supplements will enhance any virtual curriculum. Poynter faculty and staff are also available for drop-in virtual teaching. To ask about the availability of our subject matter experts, fill out this form. Or explore options in the “Journalism Fundamentals” section below. Through May 31, 2020, the following list of courses is free. If you are a college educator or student, use coupon code 20COLLEGE100 at checkout.
The News University course catalog features more than 100 interactive courses for people interested in journalism. Many free and low-cost courses are available.
- Core Skill
- Ethics & Trust
- Marketing & PR
- Media Law
- Online Group Seminar
- Self-directed Course
- Tech & Tools
- Trauma & Security
- Visual Journalism
Poynter’s News University is one of the world’s most innovative online journalism and media training programs ever created. From multimedia techniques to writing and reporting, we’ve got free and low-cost courses. As the e-learning project of The Poynter Institute, NewsU extends Poynter’s mission as a school for journalists, future journalists, teachers of journalism and anyone interested in the craft and values of journalism.
Thank you to the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation for its support of News University since the site’s founding in 2005.