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The Flying Camera: Drone Photography Skills Webinar Series

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Spring)

Reporting Workshop for Rising Stars

Leadership Academy

The Power of Diverse Voices: The Poynter Minority Writers Workshop

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Winter)

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Making Emotional Connections With Local Audiences Through Design

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

Getting Off the Beaten Path: Opportunities for Journalists in Marketing

10 Keys to Improve Recruitment and Retention of a Diverse Staff

Untangling the Weeds: Strategies for Substantive Editing

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

The Art of the Interview with Lane DeGregory

Spotting the Red Flags: How to Verify Information

The Secret of Making Complicated Facts Easy Reading

Curating Content: How to Aggregate Coverage

Slimming It Down: Cutting Content for Different Spaces

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

How to Edit Marketing Materials with Savvy and Sense

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

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

Clarity is Key: Making Writing Clean and Concise

Narrative Writing on Deadline

The Art and Science of Editing

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

Trust-Building Strategies for Journalists

Covering Hate and Extremism, From the Fringes to the Mainstream: An Overview from the Southern Poverty Law Center

Cultivating Local News Communities with Facebook Groups

A Creative Approach to Analytics

Getting Beyond Stereotypes: Better Disability Journalism

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

Covering Mass Shootings

Best Practices for Reporting on Mass Shootings

Upgrade your Transcription and Audio Editing Workflows with Descript

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

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

Investigative Reporting in the Wake of a Disaster

Build and Monetize Reader Relationships with A Digital Tools Tutorial

The Power of Diverse Voices: The Poynter Minority Writers Workshop

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Winter)

Investigative Reporting: From Numbers to Narrative

Turning Journalism Students Into Visual Storytellers

Leveraging Your Visual Journalism Skills Within the Organization

Leadership Academy

Reporting Workshop for Rising Stars

Writing Online Headlines: SEO and Beyond

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Poynter ACES Certificate in Accurate, Audience-Focused Editing

Secrets of a Successful Newsletter: Lessons from the Lily

Summit for Reporting and Editing 2019 Updated

Summit for Reporters and Editors in Multi-Platform Newsrooms

numeracy primer

Math and Numeracy Primer: How to Write About Numbers

News Literacy Primer: How to Evaluate Information

Hands-On Fact-Checking: A Short Course

cleaning your copy

Cleaning Your Copy: Grammar, Style and More

The Power of Public Records

The Power of Public Records

News Sense: Building Blocks Of News

News Sense: The Building Blocks of News

TV Power Reporting Academy

Ethics of Journalism

Writing and Editing with Lane DeGregory

Copyright Law and Fair Use for Journalists

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

Writers Without Editors: How to Edit Your Own Writing

Covering Immigration Enforcement

TV Assignment Editor Workshop

Five Motivators to Engage Viewers: A Poynter Tutorial

Choosing the Best Photos for the Story

Teachapalooza: Front-Edge Teaching Tools for College Educators

How Newsrooms Can Use WhatsApp to Combat Fake News

Building Effective Websites for Better User Experience

Covering the 2020 Census — Poynter

Fundamentals of Editing

Covering Jails: Addiction Behind Bars

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

Journalism Fundamentals: Craft & Values

Fact-Check It: Digital Tools to Verify Everything Online

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

Find Stories in Data Faster and Collaborate Better with A Digital Tools Tutorial

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

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

Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age

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

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

Lessons from Local: Innovation Strategies for Newsrooms Series

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

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

Online Group Seminar

Web Headlines & SEO Essentials

ACES In-Depth Editing Online Group Seminar

Find Focus for Your Video Stories: A Poynter Tutorial

Becoming a More Effective Writer: Clarity and Organization (January 2019)

Write Your Heart Out: The Craft of the Personal Essay (January 2019)

The Interview

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Broadcast Writing 101: Write Like You Talk

The Flying Camera: Drone Photography Skills Webinar Series

Essential Skills for Rising Newsroom Leaders (Spring)

Will Work for Impact: Fundamentals of Investigative Journalism

Digital Tools to Improve Your Workweek

Poynter Producer Project (Spring 2019)

High School Journalism Program

Writing with Voice and Structure with Lane DeGregory

The Writing Process: 10 Steps for Coaching Writers

Planning and Design for the Big Story

Reporting on the Cannabis Industry

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

Taking the Reins: Growing into Your Role as an Editor