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MPA/Poynter: Executive Development Program 2019

The Media Transformation Challenge (MTC) Program: A Poynter Institute Executive Fellowship

Leadership Academy for Women in Media (Winter 2020)

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Leadership Academy for Women in Media (Fall 2020)

How Any Journalist Can Earn Trust

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The Power of Diverse Voices: The Poynter Minority Writers Workshop

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Winter)

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Winter)

TV Power Reporting Academy

Leadership Academy

The Power of Diverse Voices: The Poynter Minority Writers Workshop

Table Stakes: Poynter’s Local News Innovation Program

Teachapalooza: Front-Edge Teaching Tools for College Educators

High School Journalism Program

Summit for Reporters and Editors

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Spring)

Poynter Producer Project (Spring)

Leadership Academy for Diversity in Digital Media

How Any Journalist Can Earn Trust

Leadership Academy for Women in Media (Spring 2020)

Leadership Academy for Women in Media (Fall 2020)

Leadership Academy for Women in Media (Winter 2020)

The Media Transformation Challenge (MTC) Program: A Poynter Institute Executive Fellowship

Will Work for Impact: Fundamentals of Investigative Journalism (Fall 2019)

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News Sense: Building Blocks Of News

News Sense: The Building Blocks of News

The Art of the Interview with Lane DeGregory

Storytelling with Les Rose: Tips, Tricks and True Tales

Find Focus for Your Video Stories: A Poynter Tutorial

Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age

How Newsrooms Can Use WhatsApp to Combat Fake News

We Can’t Do More with Less — Here’s How to Say No: Lessons from Local, Part 3

Understanding and Interpreting Polls

Build and Monetize Reader Relationships with Parse.ly: A Digital Tools Tutorial

Covering the American Muslim Community: Ideas and Insights to Guide Your Reporting

Audience Analytics for Reporters

How Local and National Journalists Can Work Together to Cover Breaking News: Lessons from Local, Part 4

Journalism Fundamentals: Craft & Values

Handling Race and Ethnicity

Starting Your Own Site 101: Lessons from Local, Part 5

Spotting the Red Flags: How to Verify Information

Fact-Check It: Digital Tools to Verify Everything Online

Pay Attention: Legal Issues and Your Media Company

HIV in 2019: Stories Beyond a Medical Lens

Five Motivators to Engage Viewers: A Poynter Tutorial

The Secret of Making Complicated Facts Easy Reading

Writing for the Ear

Fact-Checking and Debunking: Covering Rumors, Hoaxes and Gossip

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PolitiFact’s Mueller Report Book Club Live

Reporting on Polls: Headlines, Margins of Error and Other Fundamentals

The Power of Public Records

The Power of Public Records

Narrative Writing on Deadline

Dear Reader: Accomplish More With Your Newsletter

Digital Tools to Improve Your Workweek

The Interview

After the Texas Shooting: What Journalists Need to Know About Guns and Ammo

Hands-On Fact-Checking: A Short Course

Covering Jails: Addiction Behind Bars

The Art of the Link: Why Hyperlinks Matter and How to Do Them Well

It’s All About the Voice: How to Make Your Writing Sing

Building Successful News Partnerships

How to Surface Stories in a Saturated Social Media Environment with Dataminr

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Cleaning Your Copy: Grammar, Style and More

The Writing Process: 10 Steps for Coaching Writers

A Creative Approach to Analytics

Build Interactive Data Visualizations with Tableau Public: A Digital Tools Tutorial

News Literacy Primer: How to Evaluate Information

Target and Engage Your Audience: Digital Experiences That Drive Results, Part 1

Improve Search Optimization: Digital Experiences That Drive Results, Part 2

Freedom of Information and Your Right to Know

Untangling the Weeds: Strategies for Substantive Editing

Understanding and Interpreting Polls (International)

Choosing the Best Photos for the Story

Ethics of Journalism

Craft Effective Direct Outreach Messages: Digital Experiences That Drive Results, Part 3

Language Primer: Basics of Grammar, Punctuation and Word Use (Public Edition)

Avoiding Plagiarism and Fabrication

Grow Audience Via Social Media: Digital Experiences That Drive Results, Part 4

Building Trust on Facebook

How to Edit Marketing Materials with Savvy and Sense

Curating Content: How to Aggregate Coverage

Getting Beyond Stereotypes: Better Disability Journalism

Planning and Executing Your Strategy: Digital Experiences That Drive Results, Part 5

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Copyright in 2019: The internet is not your photo archive

Writing and Editing with Lane DeGregory

Slimming It Down: Cutting Content for Different Spaces

Fundamentals of Editing

The Flying Camera: Drone Photography Skills Webinar Series

Digital Experiences That Drive Results: Strategies for Creating Compelling Content Series

ACES In-Depth Editing Online Group Seminar (Fall 2019)

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Investigating Jails

Cultivating Local News Communities with Facebook Groups

Poynter ACES Advanced Editing Certificate (Fall 2019)

How to Cover the Arts on Any Beat (Webinar)

Curso práctico de verificación de hechos

The Art and Science of Editing

Covering Immigration Enforcement

Getting Off the Beaten Path: Opportunities for Journalists in Marketing

Investigative Reporting: From Numbers to Narrative

Living Under the Volcano: What Every Journalist Needs to Know About the News Business

Writing Online Headlines: SEO and Beyond

Secrets of a Successful Newsletter: Lessons from the Lily

10 Keys to Improve Recruitment and Retention of a Diverse Staff

Understanding Impeachment: A Guide for Journalists and Citizens

Making Emotional Connections With Local Audiences Through Design

A Reporter’s Guide to Getting It Right

Clarity is Key: Making Writing Clean and Concise

Lousy Listeners: How to Avoid Being One

The Rights and Limitations of a Journalist to Photograph and Record in Public

Planning and Design for the Big Story

Taking the Reins: Growing into Your Role as an Editor

Wikipedia: What Journalists Need to Know About One of the World’s Largest Websites

How to Avoid Being Sued: Defamation Law in the 21st Century

Best Practices for Reporting on Mass Shootings

Poynter ACES Certificate in Accurate, Audience-Focused Editing

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Start Your Video Story with a Strong Open: A Poynter Tutorial

Hooked on Junk News: Breaking Bad Habits and Rebuilding Trust in the Media

Turning Journalism Students Into Visual Storytellers

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Math and Numeracy Primer: How to Write About Numbers

Investigative Reporting in the Wake of a Disaster

Leveraging Your Visual Journalism Skills Within the Organization

Sweat This, Not That: Real Rules vs. Grammar Myths

Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing

Broadcast Writing: Write Like You Talk

Conducting Interviews That Matter

The Lead Lab

Introduction to Reporting: Beat Basics

Beyond the Inverted Pyramid: Creating Alternative Story Forms

Covering Mass Shootings

Where Do Good Story Ideas Come From with Lane DeGregory

The Storyteller as an Investigator: How to Turn a Tip into an Investigation

Telling Stories with Sound

Trusting News Webinar Series

Demystifying the “TQ” in LGBTQIA Coverage

Five Small Things That Have Made a Big Difference in Local Newsrooms: Lessons from Local, Part 1

Copyright Law and Fair Use for Journalists

Writing with Voice and Structure with Lane DeGregory

Journalism and Trauma

Will Work for Impact: Fundamentals of Investigative Journalism

How Newsrooms are Making (Some) Money That’s Not from Advertising: Lessons from Local, Part 2

Reporting on the Cannabis Industry