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Chat 12.4.2013 Rebooting J-School

December 11, 2013 - Posted in #wjchat archives , Web Journalism Posted by:

4:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
1930ET In 30 minutes, @EricNewton1 of @knightfdn guest hosts @wjchat to discuss rebooting journalism schools. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@saleemkhan


4:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Join a conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat with @EricNewton1 starts at 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist #edshift

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


4:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @knightfdn: Join a conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat with @EricNewton1 starts at 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist

David Schick
@ReportSchick


4:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @knightfdn: Join a conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat with @EricNewton1 starts at 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist

Katy Culver
@kbculver


4:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Pumped to finally get back to #wjchat, especially because it’s all about #jschool. I have some strong opinions coming. @wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


4:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @knightfdn: Join a conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat with @EricNewton1 starts at 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist

Mike Wagner
@prowag


4:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @knightfdn Join conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat w/ @EricNewton1 starts 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist #edshift

USC Annenberg CCLP
@USC_CCLP


4:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
MT @knightfdn: Join a conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat with @EricNewton1 starts at 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist

Michael Bolden
@michaelbolden


4:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @knightfdn: Join a conversation on rebooting #journalism schools. #wjchat with @EricNewton1 starts at 8pm ET via @wjchat @webjournalist

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


4:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Nearly time for 8 p.m. #wjchat on #jschool rebooting… we’re looking for solutions…

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


4:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
10 min away from Rebooting J-Schools with @EricNewton1. Are you ready, #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


4:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: Nearly time for 8 p.m. #wjchat on #jschool rebooting… we’re looking for solutions…

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


4:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1 Nearly time for 8 p.m. #wjchat on #jschool rebooting… we’re looking for solutions…

Elizabeth R. Miller
@ElzbthMllr


4:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
You bet RT @wjchat: 10 min away from Rebooting J-Schools with @EricNewton1. Are you ready, #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


4:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
The #wjchat chat starts in 5 mins. http://t.co/uiuHCayBso #ChatSalad

ChatSalad
@ChatSalad


4:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Five minutes! RT @wjchat: 10 min away from Rebooting J-Schools with @EricNewton1. Are you ready, #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


4:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @EricNewton1 this looks like a great #wjchat topic!

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


4:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
ONE MINUTE!! RT @knightfdn: Five minutes! RT @wjchat: 10 min away from Rebooting J-Schools with @EricNewton1. Are you ready, #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Welcome to the 196th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 196th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
One with lots of opinons RT @TJRaphael: @wjchat @EricNewton1 this looks like a great #wjchat topic!

Marika
@marikalynch


5:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 196th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


5:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Lots of Qs tonight! Let’s get started! Please introduce yourself, respond to questions & share your knowledge! #DontJustBeALurker #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Ooo, Episode 200 is fast approaching! #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Greetings all! #wjchat Let the rebooting begin.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch One with lots of opinons RT @TJRaphael: @wjchat @EricNewton1 this looks like a great #wjchat topic!

Elizabeth R. Miller
@ElzbthMllr


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: Nearly time for 8 p.m. #wjchat on #jschool rebooting… we’re looking for solutions…

Alexandra Rice
@Alexandra_Rice


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Helloooooo, friends. I’m behind the account for a bit so I might be quiet, but Kim, transitioning to DFM, and recent USC adjunct! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 196th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
(REMINDER: It’s not too late to send us your Qs! Please direct to @wjchat) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

Melissa Brown
@itsmelissabrown


5:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
BTW, you should pitch a host or topic to #wjchat : http://t.co/vcsqlhZwRt

wjchat
@wjchat


5:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hi hi! Bailey McGowan here, @KENS5 Digital Content Producer. Been out with the sweeps, back and pumped for this topic! #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat journalism prof at Ithaca College, focusing on SM and mobile journalism. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I’m Allison and I’m a student at Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism (@scrippsjschool). Can’t wait for this #wjchat!

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hello #wjchat! I’m a j-student at @UGAGrady. Have professional clips w/ @USATODAY and others. Hope I can give the inside scoop on this chat!

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Aloha from Hawaii #wjchat. Gene here, engagement editor at Honolulu @civilbeat! http://t.co/PkGcENDj1Z

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hi! Jen Mizgata from @ONA here. Tuning in from Chicago, where we just finished up the #G4Mchi Summit. #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hey #wjchat, am a former journalist who edited early career reporters for years. Saw what jschool did and didn’t do. Excited for the topic.

Marika
@marikalynch


5:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hi gang. Katy Culver, @UWMadison. Teach journ, strat comm & digital media law & ethics. New curator for #EdShift thru @PBSMediaShift #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 196th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

USC Annenberg CCLP
@USC_CCLP


5:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Ack, missing another #wjchat! Still writing. :/ Next week!!

Martha Kang
@Martha_Kang


5:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hey everyone! KPCC public radio Web producer/pop culture blogger Mike Roe here, having a long day but peeking in to #wjchat!

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat ex @annarborcom now write for @damnarbor never went to journalism school #wjchat

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


5:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
NOTE TO FOLLOWERS: It’s time for #wjchat expect a flood of j-school rebooting tweets. Join us!

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hey #wjchat I’m a startup co-founder (@listly) curious about the evolution of media – the mixing up of reading & writing & collaboration

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Congrats! RT @webjournalist RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 196th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
— > RT @webjournalist: NOTE TO FOLLOWERS: It’s time for #wjchat expect a flood of j-school rebooting tweets. Join us!

Marika
@marikalynch


5:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
+1 RT @webjournalist: NOTE TO FOLLOWERS: It’s time for #wjchat expect a flood of j-school rebooting tweets. Join us!

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
I’m Lauren a @uw_sjmc student at @UWMadison helping with #EdShift #wjchat

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Dont know how much I can jump in, but Im Kate Myers, doing Social & Product @nprnews . #wjchat

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @webjournalist: NOTE TO FOLLOWERS: It’s time for #wjchat expect a flood of j-school rebooting tweets. Join us!

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hi #wjchat I teach journalism here in Albuquerque. Looking forward to the discussion. I’m ready to reboot!

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
We’re talking about the future of J-school education, “Rebooting J-Schools” — join the #wjchat conversation

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@GenePark We need to find something cool to do for that. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Catching tonight’s #wjchat (finally!) I’m Meghin, and I just graduated from Penn State’s College of Comm in May.

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hi all, I’m Robert Hernandez, Web journalist, @USCAnnenberg Profe, @ONA board guy and #wjchat co-creator.

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q1 coming up soon! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @webjournalist: NOTE TO FOLLOWERS: It’s time for #wjchat expect a flood of j-school rebooting tweets. Join us!

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Psyched about tonight’s topic, esp. since @ONA just announced $1 M fund to help reboot journalism ed. http://t.co/uv65fpRV78 #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Martha_Kang @wjchat I’ll be in and out tonight, too. Mostly out … #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hello #wjchat! I teach journalism at an engineering school. Always on the lookout for ways to make journalism relevant to non-journos.

Miriam Ascarelli
@miriamascarelli


5:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hi, I’m @saleemkhan, journalist focused on innovation in news, joining from Toronto, whose mayor you’ll hear more about this week. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Assistant Professor teaching journalism and mass comm. at the University of Maine. Great topic! Thanks! #wjchat

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


5:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
And I’m Eric Newton from Knight Foundation, and the Newseum, and in the stone age the Oakland Tribune. Greetings… #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Showing up fashionably late to #wjchat!

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @webjournalist: NOTE TO FOLLOWERS: It’s time for #wjchat expect a flood of j-school rebooting tweets. Join us!

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Checking in to #wjchat! Howdy!

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hey #wjchat! I’m a senior at @scrippsjschool, graduating in 2 weeks!

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: And I’m Eric Newton from Knight Foundation, and the Newseum, and in the stone age the Oakland Tribune. Greetings… #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@sandhya__k CONGRATS! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
For those on #wjchat be sure to check out @EricNewton1’s new digital book & teaching tool on #journalism education http://t.co/VpLXv7lLKO

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
One day, I would like to teach #journalism / @wjchat Tonight we’re talking about Rebooting J-Schools with @knightfdn’s @EricNewton1 #wjchat

David Clinch
@DavidClinchNews


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A1: Teach students technology and digital literacy along with journalism basics.

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hey y’all, I’m jumping in on #wjchat for the first time. Investigative reporter in DC who didn’t major in journalism/go to J school.

Will Tucker
@wjtuck


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hi, I’m Claudette Artwick, prof. at Washington and Lee #wjchat

Claudette Artwick
@artwickc


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A good jschool should teach the fundamentals of ethical reporting while inspiring students to question everything #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat: What should a good j school do? #wjchat encourage creativity and provide subscriptions to paid databases!

Bronwyn Flores
@BronwynFlores


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @knightfdn: For those on #wjchat be sure to check out @EricNewton1’s new digital book & teaching tool on #journalism education http://t.

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BronwynFlores: @wjchat: What should a good j school do? #wjchat encourage creativity and provide subscriptions to paid databases!

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
+ subject matter expertise, community engagement MT @katenashnm: #wjchat A1: Teach students tech, digital literacy, journalism basics.

Marika
@marikalynch


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A good j-school should teach how to be ethical while reporting, being creative, fact gathering, and the fundaments of journ! #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Ethan Lindsey
@ethanlindseyMMR


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A1 I think a good j school prepares students to become journalists via a combo of practical and theoretical instruction #wjchat

Jonathan Chase
@johnochase


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A1. J School should prepare students to contribute to a newsroom immediately. Tangible skills & understanding of a beat #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Hey @wjchat I’m a journalism undergrad at @csunorthridge, excited for tonight’s topic! #wjchat

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A great J-School should offer students the resources they need to succeed, like great facilities, teachers & opportunities #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat a good school will teach you how to take journalism theory into real-world situations. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Set these people on the path that will someday make them hirable. Teach them to make journalism happen on their own. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Survival skills RT @amartinmedia @wjchat A1. J School should prepare students to contribute to a newsroom immediately. #wjchat

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Great resource MT @knightfdn: For those on #wjchat be sure to check out @EricNewton1’s digital book & teaching tool http://t.co/9HoD0tm3dv

Marika
@marikalynch


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
To Q1: j-schools should encourage innovators. Value good Qs, don’t fear failure, adapt, engage, identify with the work. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Old school journ skills, innovation, entrepreneurship. New tools, yes. But, skills are key. You don’t hire carpenter based on tools. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A1: Good j-school should teach more than just journalism basics. Ethics, yes. But steer students towards specialized beats & topics. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat may want to look at some ideas on how to modernize college media orgs here: http://t.co/3TifPqRJuP

BethWellington
@BethWellington


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@wjchat Teach coding basics and offer classes that take it to a more advanced level. #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat good journo program would back its school’s student media w/ professional support/talent while letting it stay independent #wjchat

Will Tucker
@wjtuck


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJchat #A1 J-schools should train students to be seekers and sharers of truth in the public interest, in all flavours of journalism.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Put you in an actual newsroom, a la Mizzou. #wjchat q1

Ethan Lindsey
@ethanlindseyMMR


5:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat helping students get jobs. I’ve heard from many ppl who did J school masters it didn’t pay off/make a diff in their careers #wjchat

Alex Romano
@alexromano


5:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Seekers & Sharers RT @SaleemChat #WJchat #A1 J-schools should train students to be seekers and sharers of truth in the public interest,

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @atrumbull: .@wjchat Teach coding basics and offer classes that take it to a more advanced level. #wjchat

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


5:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A1 Teach *journalism*, accounting, sales, and enough IT to partner with techies and get stuff done on deadline #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat provide instructors who can offer professional advisement while students learn on the job in real newsrooms. #wjchat

Melissa Brown
@itsmelissabrown


5:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A1: Have a good mix between writing and various media skills. #wjchat

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Long time ago at the Trib MT: @EricNewton1
I’m Eric Newton from Knight Foundation, the Newseum, and in stone age Oakland Tribune #wjchat

robert lopez
@LAJourno


5:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A1. The best thing I was taught in J School wasn’t journalism. It was how to get a job, what skills would get me hired. #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A1 – rather than expect journos to be able to do IT, they should learn IT project management. #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat teach journos more tech and digital skills #wjchat

Miral Sattar
@miralsattar


5:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Teach how to stay current RT @miralsattar @wjchat teach journos more tech and digital skills #wjchat

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
would attending a j school really impact my career? #wjchat

Kristina J
@MyzzKRenee


5:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
I’m betting you’re already Storifying this for #edshift MT @SimonisLauren: A1: Have a good mix between writing,various media skills. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Also, make students read tons of quality journalism instead of textbooks about journalism. #wjchat

Melissa Brown
@itsmelissabrown


5:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hi! Ali here, a community news manager for Wrapports/Aggrego producing @Evanston_Review, @GlenviewPPN and @Northbrook_Star #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


5:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A good j school? Be an engine of change; lead journalism to a better future in the 21st century! Learn, teach, do, lead. #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
YES!! RT @itsmelissabrown: @wjchat Also, make students read tons of quality journalism instead of textbooks about journalism. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @itsmelissabrown: @wjchat Also, make students read tons of quality journalism instead of textbooks about journalism. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q1 Minimum: What is news, how to produce it (using many tools) and how to tell a story (through many platforms). #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A1: A good J-school should always stay curious. And break down barriers. #wjchat

Brian J. Manzullo
@BrianManzullo


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
I agree @alexromano! J schools should devote specific time to coaching student journos on how to find jobs, not just internships. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@MyzzKRenee That completely depends on what you would do with it or without it. Amazing reporters come from all backgrounds. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat How can we hack the accreditation committees to then link re-upping to the j-school faculty spending time in newsrooms? @wjchat

Raju Narisetti
@raju


5:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Definitely. RT @NickKellet: Teach how to stay current RT @miralsattar @wjchat teach journos more tech & digital skills #wjchat

Sarah Granger
@sarahgranger


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@NickKellet @miralsattar @wjchat I agree 100%. Staying updated on growing technology and media is key for journalism success #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q1 Help students develop critical thinking and storytelling skills. Guide in ethical decision-making, become well-rounded citizens. #wjchat

Claudette Artwick
@artwickc


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A1 J-schools should train students to be seekers and sharers of truth in the public interest, in all flavours of j

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Good ? MT @raju: How can we hack the accreditation committees to link re-upping to the j-school faculty spending time in newsrooms? #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat it should teach them to be skeptical. Ask questions. Don’t just repeat what you’ve been told. #wjchat

Bill Hutchison CTV
@bill_ctv


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@raju @wjchat Accreditation is a major concern. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Age of many RT @webjournalist @wjchat Q1 What is news, how to produce i(via many tools) & how to tell a story via many platforms #wjchat

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat students will learn how to stay current themselves when given opp. Student-run media/real newsrooms = more innovation. #wjchat

Will Tucker
@wjtuck


5:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Oh dang I’m late! Joining the party.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@kbculver Two things to know about Rob Ford: Anything is possible, and there can always be more. @AC360 has a segment coming up. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Accreditation came up at ONA13: suggestion was to create a new accrediting agency focused on digital age issues, maybe run via ONA. #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @raju: #wjchat How can we hack the accreditation committees to then link re-upping to the j-school faculty spending time in newsrooms? @

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q2 in one minute! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@abarwacz @miralsattar #wjchat keeping current on tech is just as hard for business as it is for journalists – hard for technologists too!

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A1: Curiosity; adaptability; skepticism; exposure to the changing needs and demands of communities #wjchat

Michael Bolden
@michaelbolden


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat – fresh out of j-school as of May, I’d say it needs to provide training across platforms. That bootcamp rocked.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@raju @wjchat Great Q! We’ll try to work it in. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I learned writing, interviewing, photo, video, ethics&history of journalism. Race/gender & media – that was before social. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles, into the real world. Make them stop caring about grades.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @atrumbull: .@wjchat Teach coding basics and offer classes that take it to a more advanced level. #wjchat

Ethan Lindsey
@ethanlindseyMMR


5:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles, into the real world. Make them stop caring about grade

Melissa Brown
@itsmelissabrown


5:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A1 When I talk about j-schools training seekers and sharers of truth in the public interest, that includes all roles in a j-org.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael Race/gender&media was an optional class for us at PSU. I’d say in today’s age, it’s worth taking. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles, into the real world. Make them stop caring about grade

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q2 If we’re going to reboot, let’s identify some of the problems with J-School… Go! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles, into the real world. Make them stop caring about grade

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Hi #wjchat! Joining the convo as a newsy and adjunct journalism faculty at a university here. So. many. thoughts.

Natalie
@nataliewardel


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@wjchat A1. Call me a fundamentalist: Grammar and word choice are still so fundamental to beautiful product. #wjchat

Greg Baumann
@SVBizGreg


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles, into the real world. Make them stop caring about grade

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@michaelbolden on what makes a good j school: Curiosity; adaptability; skepticism; exposure 2 changing needs/demands of communities #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@c_s_green No way! You’re doing such an amazing job with VOSD :) #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Agreed! MT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles, into the real world…stop caring about grades.

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kbculver I’m favoriting ones I think would be good. Planning ahead is key I think. #wjchat

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q2 If we’re going to reboot, let’s identify some of the problems with J-School… Go! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@meghin_ @TJRaphael I believe Newhouse @Syracuse has moved toward requiring it. Someone should fact check me though. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I also think j-programs should help students develop a beat – we needed specialization after year 2 to continue #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q2 Oh man here goes: Tradition. Lack of fresh blood in front of the classrooms (like in newsrooms). No truly prioritizing. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Get vulnerable RT @hefteronthehabs Agreed! MT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubbles

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A1 Everyone in a news organization, should be focused on fulfilling the mission of serving the public interest as top priority.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2: Teaching to the test. Not enough real-world experience. Some instructors out of touch w/ new media. Less lecture, more reporting #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q2 Also, there are some fantastic educators that were on top of their game years ago but don’t want to evolve. Sorry. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @journtoolbox: @Wjchat @katenashnm: #wjchat A1: Teach students technology and digital literacy along with journalism basics.

netminnow
@netminnow


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q2 If we’re going to reboot, let’s identify some of the problems with J-School… Go! #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@c_s_green absolutely we should blow up grades. (may be slightly based on this, ha) @webjournalist #wjchat

Andrew Knochel
@andrewknoc


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Keeping student optimistic, but realistic about what it’s like as working journalist. Digital skills! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Q2 Stale-ass production – student work not getting published.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat course credit or internship credit for participating in campus media…it’s closer to real world than theory

BethWellington
@BethWellington


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat class over crowding. Rising costs. Not enough hands on work – it’s a trade and learned skill when you think about it #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: And I’m Eric Newton from Knight Foundation, and the Newseum, and in the stone age the Oakland Tribune. Greetings… #wjchat

Neil
@NPSusa


5:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q2 Okay, last one FAKE academics that are faux pundits. So much BS/hot air/buzzwords from clueless people. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2: Move away from voice of God, to learning how to write for different audiences and platforms #edshift #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
I’m going to pick on my alma mater, Iowa State, which apparently still has few to no digital journalism classes. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
faculty too far removed from industry; research that doesn’t inform practical instruction in classroom; student work exist in bubble #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: @wjchat A2: Move away from voice of God, to learning how to write for different audiences and platforms #edshift #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A2 The top problem in j-schools is a lack of faculty actively engaged in journalism. You can no longer retire to academia.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Students have to go outside the classroom to get practical experience. Profs out of touch with new media. #wjchat

Melissa Brown
@itsmelissabrown


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2: Little to no funding or opportunity for continuing ed for instructors. Tough to keep up w/o it. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q2 Schools don’t require students to take classes that prepare them for journalism across all platforms and tracks #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat @grglewis and others at @cavalierdaily helped turn firing @UVA prez into nat’l story using #foia

BethWellington
@BethWellington


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2: Not encouraging students to get their hands dirty early. I was writing for the paper the summer before I started #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I had profs at PSU who were great, but not quite ready for today’s technology. Some of the things I learned were dated. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
YES! RT @webjournalist: Q2 Okay, last one FAKE academics that are faux pundits. So much BS/hot air/buzzwords from clueless people. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @NickKellet: Get vulnerable RT @hefteronthehabs Agreed! MT @c_s_green: #wjchat Also – scare ’em a little bit. Get them out of their bubb

arDhian Risa
@ardhianRisa


5:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@AnthonyAdornato Research universities that have removed working professionals from the classroom in favor of researchers. Ugh #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
How???? RT @kimbui: I’m going to pick on my alma mater, Iowa State, which apparently still has few to no digital journalism classes. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A2 All problems stem from a rapidly and increasingly growing gulf between practice and academia. Relationship must be symbiotic.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q2 I know lots of schools that have faulty still fighting against digital. Crazytown. We’re pretty good here. We get it. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael That’s been my question the whole time. ARGH. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: @wjchat A2: Move away from voice of God, to learning how to write for different audiences and platforms #edshift #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2 Code & digital are important, but if you can’t pass our grammar and current events quiz, you aren’t getting the job. #wjchat

Natalie
@nataliewardel


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @itsmelissabrown: @wjchat Also, make students read tons of quality journalism instead of textbooks about journalism. #wjchat

Japanese Joe/
@jauhara


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2. Problem is the leadership in most cases. Profs that haven’t worked in a digital newsroom have been teaching for years #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Japanese Joe/
@jauhara


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Yes, crazytown MT @webjournalist: Q2 I know schools with faculty still fighting against digital. Crazytown. We’re pretty good here. #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@znmeb I mean IT is a little beyond the regular journalist. I’m not sure most of us need to break apart and fix computers. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: @wjchat A2: Move away from voice of God, to learning how to write for different audiences and platforms #edshift #wjchat

Japanese Joe/
@jauhara


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
J-schools should teach confidence (if you can). I had a fellow classmate who was afraid to pick up the phone and call someone. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@SaleemChat Disagree. I would say we @uwmadison have easily 100% more collaboration with industry than we did a decade ago. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2: Yes, students should absolutely care about the history of journalism but SHOW them how to succeed TODAY. And tomorrow. #wjchat @wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Glad to see #wjchat leap right into accreditation issues re j-school reform. They were key in expanding focus on service-learning & civic ed

Josh Stearns
@jcstearns


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@znmeb But yes, overall, how to run and complete project is a good skill. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kimbui Probably “software project management” rather than IT #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
If you’re a #journalism educator & want 2 experiment with new ways of providing news, apply to @ONA challenge http://t.co/2gwCG78Lyd #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat what staggers me is when students resist learning digital. They want to be on tv not the web. Need to teach across platforms #wjchat

Bill Hutchison CTV
@bill_ctv


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A2 What shocks me is the number of incoming journalism students and new grads who reject digital and romanticize traditional media.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Freudian typo in “faulty” MT @webjournalist: Q2 I know lots of schools that have faulty still fighting against digital. Crazytown. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@ReportSchick #wjchat actually this is huge – make them pick up the damn phone.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A j-school should teach ethics, as well as how to handle yourself in high stress situation. Also, learning to listen! #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2) Skills classes need to start 1st semester freshman year. Teach theory & skills at the SAME time. Not theory 1st, skills later. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kimbui: I’m going to pick on my alma mater, Iowa State, which apparently still has few to no digital journalism classes. #wjchat

Jared Taylor
@jaredataylor


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ReportSchick If a reporter can’t pick up phone, might not be right career choice for them #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Fortunate to work at a school that has a great mix of practitioners/researchers, and j-curriculum that is relevant #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Are y’all ready for Q3? There’s TWO parts! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
It’s all important, words and numbers, technology and engagement, topic knowledge and people skills… harder and more fun. #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Are y’all ready for Q3? There’s TWO parts! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2: J-schools have the same problem news organizations do: They don’t adapt. They resist change rather than embrace it. #wjchat

Brian J. Manzullo
@BrianManzullo


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BrianManzullo: A1: A good J-school should always stay curious. And break down barriers. #wjchat

Tom Hanson
@TomHansonJr


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat – curious to hear from more current students about what they think problems are

Marika
@marikalynch


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bill_ctv @wjchat I shifted my focus right before I graduated from being on TV to web writing. My class selection was meh for it. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: #wjchat – curious to hear from more current students about what they think problems are

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2. Some J-profs have lack of understanding on industry realities. Also easy to pontificate when livelihood is not on the line. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@webjournalist @wjchat Or worse–going “digital” without realizing what digital *is.* #wjchat

Emily Withrow
@emilywithrow


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat alma mater @SUNY_Purchase requires a year long senior project. Jschool made us embed ourselves in a story for a year #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q2 Faculty members who don’t have time to teach because they’re so engrossed in their own projects. #wjchat

Mollie Bloudoff-Inde
@mbloudoff


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@kbculver These are broad statements. Some schools are trying to bridge the gap, but others resist, too. Success and failure vary. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @emilywithrow: @webjournalist @wjchat Or worse–going “digital” without realizing what digital *is.* #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
+1 RT @emilywithrow: @webjournalist @wjchat Or worse–going “digital” without realizing what digital *is.* #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I think more classes need more hands on teaching material. I am prepared bc I worked for the school TV station, not my class #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kimbui It’s getting wild tonight. #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2 J-Schools should also require students to take more business/ marketing courses definitely would be more helpful! #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
a2) That “if you make one error you fail the assignment” hardcore news writing class needs to be FRESHMAN YEAR. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
If you’re looking for a different way to teach ethics, we offer two museum classes – media and photo ethics. #wjchat http://t.co/8vsTHGIael

Newseum Education
@NewseumEd


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@marikalynch I think it’s being afraid to adapt to the newer (digital) stages of journalism #wjchat

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat reading a textbook, will never prepare me for the job. #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q3 Stop searching for the past. #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Has 2-track faculty actually made it worse with tenured profs leaving all contemporary/practical challenges to professional hires?

Raju Narisetti
@raju


5:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Keeping student optimistic, but realistic about what it’s like as working journalist. Digital skills! #wjchat

Jeff Bunch
@jeffreyrbunch


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A3 stop encouraging worthless internships, even for course credit.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Stop becoming ot “strat comm” schools. RT @wjchat: Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Student resistance to new stuff & pushing boundaries is a real concern. Some refuse to go where innovative teachers would lead them. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@SaraOVallone My best classes had no textbook. Just hard work. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaraOVallone: @wjchat reading a textbook, will never prepare me for the job. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
And oh, hey, #wjchat. I’m Ivan, joining late, JUST LIKE THIS http://t.co/N6Su7RXOTh

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q3A At my school — and we are scraping/redesigning the class — stop teaching print design. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3A: Stop making us read textbooks that regard “twitter” or “facebook” as a trend. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2. teaching journalism from the pov of print reporters…is anything even print only anymore? #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A3 Dump the voice of God, learn a variety of writing styles for different platforms

Marika
@marikalynch


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A3 during the summer is one thing, when able to put full time into it, but oh my god, semester internships are tremendous wastes.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2: It’s great in teaching fundamentals of journalism, but can it really help you succeed in real life? I don’t think so #wjchat

Alex Romano
@alexromano


5:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q1 Let’s start at the beginning. What should a good j school do? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJChat #A2 I should also note there are many efforts to reinvent j-schools, which is why we’re having this chat. Not all doom and gloom.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat When I was in J-school in 2003, I had to learn how to dummy pages, with pica poles and everything. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: #wjchat A1: Teach students technology and digital literacy along with journalism basics.

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Most of our discussions on ethics in our museum classes rely on case studies-allowing students to decide what the ethical answer is. #wjchat

Newseum Education
@NewseumEd


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A2 I think some Jschools are trying to teach students to do too many things ok, but not enough develop expertise in 1 area. #wjchat

Andrew Knochel
@andrewknoc


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Paging @DaveWilcoxUW MT @NewseumEd: we offer two museum classes – media and photo ethics. #wjchat http://t.co/bGJd9yh733

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@c_s_green @ReportSchick Confidence and also resourcefulness. Getting it done without excuses. Not sure how to teach that. #wjchat

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: + subject matter expertise, community engagement MT @katenashnm: #wjchat A1: Teach students tech, digital literacy, journ

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q3A We are merging the two separate Writing then Reporting courses. We’re getting them out there sooner. Learn by doing! #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3A: Collapse print, broadcast, online tracks #wjchat

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ivanlajara That’s terrifying. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat a good school will teach you how to take journalism theory into real-world situations. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Makes me wonder what high school teachers doing to digital natives to make them dislike their own media…

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Jackie_Perreira Hey, when you get time, take a glance at the #wjchat discussion on @wjchat. It’s about college journalism education.

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Real answer: forcing students into narrow paths. Go modular. #wjchat

Emily Withrow
@emilywithrow


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@mbloudoff Hi! Glad you joined tonight! #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @jem2998: A3A: Collapse print, broadcast, online tracks #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @emilywithrow: @wjchat Real answer: forcing students into narrow paths. Go modular. #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@c_s_green The key is “worthless” make sure students are using their time wisely. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Nostalgia RT @wjchat: Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A1 J-schools should train students to be seekers and sharers of truth in the public interest, in all flavours of j

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ivanlajara: Nostalgia RT @wjchat: Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3 Stop funneling students into one specific track (print/online/broadcast) #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Innovate; look to the future. Stop lamenting the old ways. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3A Stop avoiding business principles. We need that more than ever and acting like they don’t exist is crazy #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@nextgenradio I’m pushing back hard on that one. Journalists HAVE to understand strategy & biz development, right @SimonisLauren? #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@jem2998 Ohio University did that last year when we switched to semesters #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @NickKellet: Teach how to stay current RT @miralsattar @wjchat teach journos more tech and digital skills #wjchat

Miral Sattar
@miralsattar


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@c_s_green Did you really find them a waste? Seems like on big, breaking stories, you’re in the catbird seat compared to student Js #wjchat

Nigel Duara
@nigelduara


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: #wjchat A3 Dump the voice of God, learn a variety of writing styles for different platforms

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q2 If we’re going to reboot, let’s identify some of the problems with J-School… Go! #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3A We need to stop telling new j-school students that journalism is dead and there is no future in the industry #wjchat

Jonathan Chase
@johnochase


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat We are merging our “Learning Labs” (publications) and classrooms more. But the labs need to be more efficient/organized. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Keeping student optimistic, but realistic about what it’s like as working journalist. Digital skills! #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat seems like it may be interesting for ppl interested in journalism as a profession & how it is taught cc @yanazure @joel_handley

Dan MasSolestice
@jujueyeball


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
PLZ MT @johnochase: A3A We need to stop telling new j-school students that journalism is dead and there is no future in the industry #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A3: Other than linear editing? I’d say intro classes focusing too much on specific media “Writing for TV/radio/etc” & not on web.

Morgan Chesky
@BreakingChesky


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
None of the #wjchat makes me wish I had gone to journalism school.

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Stepping away to make dinner with/for my kid be back soon!!! #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A2 The top problem in j-schools is a lack of faculty actively engaged in journalism. You can no longer retire to a

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
True, but the good ones who can and do stay on top of it never have problems with jobs @NickKellet @abarwacz #wjchat

Miral Sattar
@miralsattar


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3 Need to be more fluid with curriculum. Basics? Yes. History? Yes. Law/ethics? Yes. Let the rest be on the ground. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A3A Journalism schools need to stop being cash-cow degree mills, and stop being PR schools. Teach defences to PR tactics.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat stop requiring internships that may be unpaid. Only furthers systemic problem of unpaid internships #wjchat

Will Tucker
@wjtuck


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
THIS RT @johnochase We need to stop telling new j-school students that journalism is dead and there is no future in the industry #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjtuck: @wjchat stop requiring internships that may be unpaid. Only furthers systemic problem of unpaid internships #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat @nigelduara I just finished grad j-school in May. Worthwhile experience came from student publication, not the internship.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat students should be quizzed on how to approach a story from every platform – print, blog, video, data news, radio/podcast. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Happy to see so many journo friends! Wish I wasn’t so busy tonight. Next week! #wjchat

Lexy Cruz
@lexybcruz


5:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
It’s a real danger MT @andrewknoc: A2 trying to teach students to do too many things ok, but not enough develop expertise in 1 area. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3A What’s at least one thing we need to stop doing in J-School? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3) Allowing faculty to constantly bash the field. I had a prof senior year say “get out while you can and go to law school” #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q3B @BretMavrich: Is it even necessary to “teach” digital proficiency when millennials are digital natives? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Clinics, labs and classrooms could all be the same thing. News and experiments together.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
YES MT @baileylmcgowan: A3A Stop avoiding business principles. We need that more than ever and acting like they don’t exist is crazy #wjchat

Mollie Bloudoff-Inde
@mbloudoff


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Get rid of tracks within journalism programs. That’s dead. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjtuck: @wjchat stop requiring internships that may be unpaid. Only furthers systemic problem of unpaid internships #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B not all millenials are digital natives #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Ahhh I’m late for #wjchat

Jonathan Andrews
@Jonathandrews89


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ShaunaReporter Law school also has a high tuition to employment opportunity ratio ;-) #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A3A Journalism schools need to stop being cash-cow degree mills, and stop being PR schools. Teach defences to PR t

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A3A J-schools also need to stop teaching tools, and instead teach core skills and change adaptation. Change is now status quo.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjtuck @wjchat disagree. May be unpaid but you can do them for credit. Skip a class, earn an education. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjtuck: @wjchat stop requiring internships that may be unpaid. Only furthers systemic problem of unpaid internships #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Jonathandrews89 welcome to the party! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @sandhya__k: @wjchat A3 Stop funneling students into one specific track (print/online/broadcast) #wjchat

Miral Sattar
@miralsattar


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @c_s_green: #wjchat @nigelduara I just finished grad j-school in May. Worthwhile experience came from student publication, not the inter

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B You would be surprised at how very few are. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
+1 @AnthonyAdornato Get rid of tracks within journalism programs. That’s dead. #wjchat

Morgan Chesky
@BreakingChesky


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@znmeb @ShaunaReporter womp womp womp #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A2 What shocks me is the number of incoming journalism students and new grads who reject digital and romanticize t

Amanda Milkovits
@AmandaMilkovits


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @znmeb: @ShaunaReporter Law school also has a high tuition to employment opportunity ratio ;-) #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3B @BretMavrich: Is it even necessary to “teach” digital proficiency when millennials are digital natives? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3B: Yes. We should have a semester-long class on digital literacy/journo tools. #wjchat (1/2)

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BreakingChesky: #wjchat A3: Other than linear editing? I’d say intro classes focusing too much on specific media “Writing for TV/radio/

Jonathan Andrews
@Jonathandrews89


5:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @BretMavrich there is a difference between taking selfies and having an editorial grasp of digital media & platforms #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev @wjchat I graduated with a few people who still don’t know how to use Twitter/have a Twitter. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3B: You’d be surprised how many older journo profs know more than the kids today. #wjchat (2/2)

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat move away from specific journalism sequences, no matter if you are broadcast or “print” or tech.. you need to know it all #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Clinics, labs and classrooms could all be the same thing. News and experiments together.

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B. Absolutely. Native or not, mistakes happen far too quickly and often breaking news digitally. Teach it. Reteach it. #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @BretMavrich we need to be taught how to use digital in a professional way, not just for our personal uses. #wjchat

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3B: Being “digital natives” doesn’t mean students know how to use tools strategically or professionally. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bill_ctv @c_s_green I try to remind my students that they control their education that is in and out of the classroom. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B Absolutely! “Digital natives” are readers/consumers, not writers/creators! #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A3B: Being “digital natives” doesn’t mean students know how to use tools strategically or professionally. #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@AnthonyAdornato Absolutely. Case in point: Hoax or not a hoax? #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A3A J-schools must stop seeing disruption as journalism’s future. There is no future of journalism. It’s the *now* of journalism.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @chenkx: @AnthonyAdornato Absolutely. Case in point: Hoax or not a hoax? #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Yep. @ReportSchick: A3B: You’d be surprised how many older journo profs know more than the kids today. #wjchat (2/2)

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
I’m finding that too. RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3B @BretMavrich: Is it even necessary to “teach” digital proficiency when millennials are digital natives? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Yep. RT @profkrg RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Shldn’t focus solely on reporting. Management skills + business chops are just as important. Can’t run a newsroom w/out ’em #wjchat

Mollie Bloudoff-Inde
@mbloudoff


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @wjchat What digital platform would you be comfortable teaching knowing that so much changes so fast? #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJchat #A3B The notion of millennials as digital natives is a myth. Just because you use something, it doesn’t mean you know how it works.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B It’s necessary on some platforms. For ex, at some point, social media should be both personal AND professional #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B Yes. Millennials know some, not all of what they need to know. No. They’ll make their own way and teach everyone else. #wjchat

Jonathan Chase
@johnochase


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A3B. Yes. AND digital media literacy. Just because you can Internet doesn’t mean you won’t fall for Diane from 7Cowait #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:41 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q3B : Digital native doesn’t mean they know how to use the tools in journalistic ways. #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev Hi, friend. I’m loving this chat. It confirms @OKCU is moving in the right direction. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat no offense to my generation but we can be, can I say morons, when it come to the digital world. We are invincible, right? #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
The myth of the uber-proficient digital native slays me every time. They do not know how to use tools for JOURNALISM (cyberyelling) #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A3B The notion of millennials as digital natives is a myth. Just because you use something, it doesn’t mean you kn

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat OMG, yes. These guys came of age at a time when everything magically worksso they rarely ask HOW it works. #wjchat

Emily Withrow
@emilywithrow


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A3B Understanding how and why our digital media work and interact, and how to apply them are at the core of digital proficiency.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@NickKellet Just saw your tweet on #wjchat. Always thought @listly was a great idea! Been a while since I looked at it. Glad to be reminded!

SmartCollegeVisit
@collegevisit


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @TJRaphael @wjchat That’s why you have this! Basic principles in class, but keep up with changes here. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@journtoolbox @wjchat Kind of my point. Should we teach raw skills and then students apply those skills to new platforms? #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@johnochase #wjchat Journalism is not dead, but print is on life support. People who can adapt to a new world will survive. Dinosaurs won’t.

Barry Catlett
@barryc3609


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3B: Yes. As a #jschool student I can speak to the fact there’s still much to learn. Maybe not tweeting, but data, Excel. #wjchat

Arik Ligeti
@arikligeti


5:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Brace yourselves for Q4, coming at you in a bit …. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3B: Using digital/social media not the same as using for sourcing, reporting. We should not assume age = digital proficiency. #wjchat

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Bwahaha! @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: Yep. @ReportSchick: A3B: You’d be surprised how many older journo profs know more than the kids today. #wjchat (2/2)

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Where did I put my Olivetti? RT @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Not how to use it, but how to understand it. How to be critical of digital media and technology, like print and TV in past #wjchat

Matthew Kruchak
@MattKruchakCBC


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@AnthonyAdornato selfies are journalistic right? #wjchat

Jonathan Andrews
@Jonathandrews89


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Winner of tonight’s #wjchat RT @profkrg: Bwahaha! @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write

wjchat
@wjchat


5:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @journtoolbox Absolutely. But should we teach skills that can be applied to any tool rather than teach tools? #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q4 Let’s get specific. If you could add one class, what would it be? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @wjchat anyone I’m a millennial+covered social media for 3 yrs as a media/tech reporter. something new every semester #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
“First-time caller”, here. A little old-school radio lingo… RT @wjchat: Brace yourselves for Q4, coming at you in a bit …. #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @RichCareer That’s just good snark right there. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Gear is not “toys.” Depts. must make capital investment. Somehow Biology gets electron microscopes- their industry standard. #wjchat

Kakie Urch
@profkakie


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev @TJRaphael @wjchat exactly, but would we really have to teach millennials how to use twitter? #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A3B: Being “digital natives” doesn’t mean students know how to use tools strategically or professionally. #wjchat

Janelle Aimi
@JanelleAimi


5:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat In defense of digital natives, what they don’t have is nostalgic memories of a better time that was really worse.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kimbui: I’m going to pick on my alma mater, Iowa State, which apparently still has few to no digital journalism classes. #wjchat

Kim Smith
@kimsmith313


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat In defense of digital natives, what they don’t have is nostalgic memories of a better time that was really worse.

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat wow, a winner… and I just stopped by for a “drive by tweeting” thanks to following @profkrg #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@jem2998 re: Using digital/#socialmedia not same as using for sourcing, reporting. Shouldn’t assume age=digital proficiency. #wjchat > +1!

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: Social media ethics. As consumers and “digital natives,” we post a lot without thinking, but that has to reverse for journalism. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Thanks. Keeps getting better:) @collegevisit @NickKellet saw tweet on #wjchat. Always thought @listly was a great idea! Glad for reminder

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @journtoolbox teach some foundational tools, but also teach them how to learn through using as tools change. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3) Agreeing with a lot of these points. Jschools need to teach digital literacy for journalism and the ethics to go with it. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@EricNewton1 That lets them open up their imaginations when fired up by a good teacher who lacks similar nostalgia handcuffs. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:45 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A4. Content design. What the content is, how its written, its structure, its organization online, UX, HEADLINE, etc. #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat In defense of digital natives, what they don’t have is nostalgic memories of a better time that was really worse.

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q4 Coding. I wish I took a coding class. #famouslastwords #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @LiciBev @TJRaphael YES. Teaching “twitter for journalism” is also about teaching the ‘consequences’ of social media #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@barryc3609 that’s what they said about print when radio came out and about radio when TV was invented and about TV when cable… #wjchat

Jonathan Chase
@johnochase


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q4 Let’s get specific. If you could add one class, what would it be? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Again, if I could have added one class to my curriculum, it would have been all about coding and building things through code. #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @wjchat Okay, perfect: as a millennial, which digital tool did you learn in journo school? #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A3a Cont’d from https://t.co/pARS3Oc9Nm : News/journalism organizations must be techology organizations to a degree of competence

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @BretMavrich Q3B You’d be surprised… they know digital as consumers, but not content creators/producers. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A4 code for journalists. Theres no reason people shouldnt know what <p> does anymore #wjchat

Jonathan Andrews
@Jonathandrews89


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A course entirely dedicated to web development: CSS, HTML, etc. It’s an important skill that sets job candidates apart! #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q4 Let’s get specific. If you could add one class, what would it be? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:46 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat 4. Applied Digital Ethics
Curriculum:
SPJ code in digital IRL;
Data journ ethics; case studies
transparency,
web correx

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @LiciBev @TJRaphael The same way coms dept would teach damage control. It’s about understanding what the tool can do #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @wjchat I don’t know how many times I’ve heard “let’s hire the college kid to manage our social media” #misguided #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @wjchat none I graduated in 2010 before it took over. Back then Facebook was only for people with .edu. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q4 Intro to coding, a level above HTML/CSS. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: Mobile-first journalism course. All mobile all the time. #wjchat

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q4 – mobile and social media journalism–I’ll be teaching next semester. #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ivanlajara: #wjchat 4. Applied Digital Ethics
Curriculum:
SPJ code in digital IRL;
Data journ ethics; case studies
transparency,
web

wjchat
@wjchat


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Seriously, HTML! RT @Jonathandrews89: @wjchat A4 code for journalists. Theres no reason people shouldnt know what <p> does anymore #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A class to teach people how to code and use HTML the right way, and how to use it in journalism. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chenkx @BretMavrich @LiciBev @TJRaphael ‘Not strongest or most intelligent that survive, but those adaptable to change!’ (Darwin) #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chenkx @LiciBev @TJRaphael Isn’t that just a footnote in “Media Law 101?” #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: Basics of data, spreadsheets, stats, econ at the entry level. Get it right from the start. Huge boost to analytical skills. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:47 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Q4 Building new tools, like Timeline JS from a class at Northwestern, now used in 48 languages.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: We just redesigned our curriculum, so I just made my course wish list a reality for fall and beyond! #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @profkrg @journtoolbox I say teach skills first, then tools. #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q4 Let’s get specific. If you could add one class, what would it be? #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q4 Building new tools, like Timeline JS from a class at Northwestern, now used in 48 languages.

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@webjournalist: @wjchat Q4 Intro to coding, a level above HTML/CSS. #wjchat <<That should be part of all higher ed. core, IMO.

Carl V. Lewis
@carlvlewis


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Winner of tonight’s #wjchat RT @profkrg: Bwahaha! @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to wri

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @wjchat Perfect. But you apparently figured it out. (Because that’s what Gen Y does best?) #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A4 If I could add one class to a j-school curriculum, it would be technical: math, science, data (still math), coding fundamentals,

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@wjchat A4 intensive 8 hour straight, multiple deadline, real time side by side writing, editing, packaging of stories, one on one. #wjchat

Greg Baumann
@SVBizGreg


5:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg What’s on it? #wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q4 J-schools need to teach how to use soc media as a reporting tool, how to use it to find sources and story ideas. #wjchat

Jennifer Gaie Hellum
@jghellum


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@IanGertler @chenkx @LiciBev @TJRaphael lol. Eat-or-be-eaten-journalism. #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Ex: EVERY jschool teaches about Watergate. Take it to the next level. Ask: how would you cover Watergate DIGITALLY? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Sheree Martin
@RealSheree


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @LiciBev @TJRaphael Not necessarily. I’m speaking from a social media editor/community manager skills POV #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@RichCareer @wjchat so misguided. “Use Facebook” and developing a strategic social presence are not equal. Not even close. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @jem2998: A4: Mobile-first journalism course. All mobile all the time. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @AnthonyAdornato: Q4 – mobile and social media journalism–I’ll be teaching next semester. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: #WJchat – Coding most definitely, but advanced courses should include construction of apps/data journalism project of some sort.

Morgan Chesky
@BreakingChesky


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg What did you add? #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

wjchat
@wjchat


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: Even though most jstudents hate math, it is still super important, even at a basic level. #wjchat

Lauren Simonis
@SimonisLauren


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Agree. @katenashnm: @BretMavrich @profkrg @journtoolbox I say teach skills first, then tools. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat a class where you produce one Snowfall during that semester. #wjchat

Will Tucker
@wjtuck


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: Add one new class? I thought we were rebooting. #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: Mobile Journalism and its techno tools.
Would teach young journos what/when to post. And the best tools/apps for the job. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat #wjchat A4..(1/2) It wouldn’t be a class but an assignment. I was required senior yr to embed myself in a community..

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@ivanlajara Yes, ethics courses must be explicitly updated for the online/digital age. People fail to make connections to basics. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A4 If I could add one class to a j-school curriculum, it would be technical: math, science, data (still math), cod

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A3B The notion of millennials as digital natives is a myth. Just because you use something, it doesn’t mean you kn

MsRowse
@MsRowse


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @chenkx @LiciBev @TJRaphael I suppose we’re not in a “dog-tweet-dog” world. ;-) #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q5 What is the greatest asset a good journalism school has to offer? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:50 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@marikalynch We moved to Multimedia Journalism, changed every journalism course required. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A4: But if I had to choose just one, it would be mobile journalism. Lots of territory can be covered. #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Bingo! MT @SVBizGreg: @wjchat A4 intensive 8 hour straight, multiple deadline, real time side by side writing, editing… #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@profkrg Any interest in writing about the redesign for new #EdShift effort @PBSMediaShift? I’m curating content for it. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q5 What is the greatest asset a good journalism school has to offer? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat honestly, less class & more learning the ways of a newsroom. I feel bad for those who never worked in one before graduating #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @jem2998: A4: Mobile-first journalism course. All mobile all the time. #wjchat

Masq Crew 2
@MasqCrew2


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A4. Add a class about the business side of the industry, too. We get so caught up we forget that we need to sell ads. $$$ #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Enjoyed a great chat with @lilgirlbigvoice during #wjchat Networking-turned-friendship in real life! Safe travels, kiddo.

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat with tracks covering usability/html/css/js/design/editorial/project management: http://t.co/qOnhkWGehB #wjchat #unclass

Emily Withrow
@emilywithrow


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Daniel Tedford
@dgtedford


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ShaunaReporter re: EVERY jschool teaches about Watergate. Take it to next level. How would you cover Watergate DIGITALLY? #wjchat > Bingo!

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@JMizgata We changed the entire journalism curriculum. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:51 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat #wjchat..(2/2) & produce a 10K wrd story at the end of the year. Had to work as one piece or 3 standalone-Needed B or higher to grad

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Great chat! Until next time… #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
This! @katenashnm: A4: Add one new class? I thought we were rebooting. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat J-schools need to teach students how to pitch stories. That’s what’s missing most. #wjchat

David Uberti
@DavidUberti


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A4 one that teaches for real deadline reporting. Like missed deadline makes a failing grade. #wjchat I’d have failed that class

Jonathan Andrews
@Jonathandrews89


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q5 What is the greatest asset a good journalism school has to offer? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @IanGertler @LiciBev @TJRaphael Guys, are you suggesting “Journalism: The Hunger Games” immersion course? I VOLUNTEER. #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A5: Professors who recently left the industry. Opportunties for students to meet/speak/hear from current professionals & free pizza. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: A4: But if I had to choose just one, it would be mobile journalism. Lots of territory can be covered. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat EXPERIENCE! #wjchat

Sara Vallone
@SaraOVallone


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Exactly. It should be a separate thing! RT @profkrg This! @katenashnm: A4: Add one new class? I thought we were rebooting. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A strong basic J foundation. RT @wjchat: Q5 What is the greatest asset a good journalism school has to offer? #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A3B: Being “digital natives” doesn’t mean students know how to use tools strategically or professionally. #wjchat

Daniel Tedford
@dgtedford


5:52 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat re Q4: How practicing journalism & new journalism products can help shore up your newsroom’s business model: a workshop @wjchat

Raju Narisetti
@raju


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Nick Westoll
@NWestoll


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A5 A journalism school’s greatest asset is its people and their historical knowledge/insight on good practice. Basics always apply.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @JMizgata We are rethinking ours as well. Digital is big part pf the conversation. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Deborah Woodell
@DebWNJ


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Jonathandrews89: @wjchat A4 one that teaches for real deadline reporting. Like missed deadline makes a failing grade. #wjchat I’d have

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A5 A journalism school’s greatest asset is its people and their historical knowledge/insight on good practice. Bas

wjchat
@wjchat


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A5 A passion for journalism, along with journalism experience and opportunities. Plus, many networking opportunities! #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/44XmhI4HHO

Jonathan Andrews
@Jonathandrews89


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/gbNU1JVw8W cc @PIJF_au

Melissa Sweet
@croakeyblog


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat RT @swmccar: I just liked “How to use Knight Foundation’s new digital book, Searchlights and Sunglasses”: http://t.co/rT9VKEl0UA

Marika
@marikalynch


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
The greatest asset a good journalism school can offer is access to internships at good media outlets. in reply to @wjchat #wjchat

Jock Cheetham
@JockCheetham


5:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A5 A journalism school’s greatest asset is its people and their historical knowledge/insight on good practice. Bas

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q5: Greatest asset has to be journalists who can teach students about their experiences in the field, including their mistakes. #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chenkx @BretMavrich @IanGertler @TJRaphael Hot doggers! #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@SaraOVallone My students learn just as much (if not more) working for @MediaOCU as in the classroom. Applied work. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chenkx @IanGertler @LiciBev @TJRaphael Katniss failed to live-tweet the Hunger Games. #JournalismFail #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat the alumni network is the number one value of a solid J-school offers. Good contacts go a long way. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A5: The human connections between its faculty, students, alumni & partners. That’s where magic happens. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Really? @DavidUberti: @wjchat J-schools need to teach students how to pitch stories. That’s what’s missing most. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BretMavrich: @chenkx @IanGertler @LiciBev @TJRaphael Katniss failed to live-tweet the Hunger Games. #JournalismFail #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: @SaraOVallone My students learn just as much (if not more) working for @MediaOCU as in the classroom. Applied work. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A5: J-schools greatest asset is teaching students how to critically think. Tools will change but that skill is vital. #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Jonathandrews89: @wjchat A4 one that teaches for real deadline reporting. Like missed deadline makes a failing grade. #wjchat I’d have

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bryandevasher @profkrg Have you seen this grant opportunity for educators rethinking journo ed? http://t.co/uv65fpRV78 #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BretMavrich: @chenkx @IanGertler @LiciBev @TJRaphael Katniss failed to live-tweet the Hunger Games. #JournalismFail #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chenkx @BretMavrich @LiciBev @TJRaphael Ha … I’d go with Rocky Balboa. “Eye of the Tiger!” ;-) #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat that a solid J-school offers. Typo due to multi-tasking! #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ivanlajara: A strong basic J foundation. RT @wjchat: Q5 What is the greatest asset a good journalism school has to offer? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A5 A journalism school’s greatest asset is its people and their historical knowledge/insight on good practice. Bas

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A4 If I could add one class to a j-school curriculum, it would be technical: math, science, data (still math), cod

Nancy Francis Copic
@NancyCopic


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @raju: #wjchat re Q4: How practicing journalism & new journalism products can help shore up your newsroom’s business model: a workshop @

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A5: Mentoring students to identify strengths. Constantly challenging. Providing connections. Teaching new skills (so not 1 thing) #wjchat

Arik Ligeti
@arikligeti


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat the alumni network is the number one value of a solid J-school offers. Good contacts go a long way. #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we are in trouble.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A5 A journalism school’s greatest asset is its people and their historical knowledge/insight on good practice. Bas

Communication Career
@commcareer


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
“@ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat the alumni network is the number one value that a solid J-school offers. Good contacts go a long way. #wjchat”

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @croakeyblog: @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/0EwmLw92Y0 cc @PIJF_au #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

deb morrison
@debkmorrison


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kbculver: A5: The human connections between its faculty, students, alumni & partners. That’s where magic happens. #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BretMavrich: @chenkx @IanGertler @LiciBev @TJRaphael Katniss failed to live-tweet the Hunger Games. #JournalismFail #wjchat

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Tan_Shelly thanks for joining us, Shelly! be sure to include the #wjchat hashtag in your tweets!

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bryandevasher @JMizgata We became Multimedia Journalism. Mixed print, broadcast, mobile, online, and social. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@carlvlewis @wjchat Students don’t know how to mine Twitter lists for thought leaders. Definitely don’t know what LinkedIn can do. #wjchat

Jennifer Gaie Hellum
@jghellum


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Great discussion going on right now http://t.co/2Wz258ELFm on teaching journalism and new technologies #wjchat

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q6A via @raju: How can we hack accreditation committees to then link re-upping to the j-school faculty spending time in newsrooms? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A5 The guts to empower its students to produce meaningful content in an authentic setting. And, to challenge students to challenge.

marknewt
@marknewt


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Claudette Artwick
@artwickc


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: A4: But if I had to choose just one, it would be mobile journalism. Lots of territory can be covered. #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


5:56 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Susanne Cervenka
@scervenka


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@katenashnm Yes! Please, students, learn from my stupid mistakes! #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat the alumni network is the number one value of a solid J-school offers. Good contacts go a long way. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Mark Trahant
@TrahantReports


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Just as an aside, it shows how many @wjchat folks I follow when I can’t tell the difference between my Twitter feed and the #wjchat column.

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Got that RT @DavidUberti: @wjchat J-schools need to teach students how to pitch stories. That’s what’s missing most. #wjchat cc: @Harpertim

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@JMizgata @profkrg No. Thanks for the info. Could be just what we need. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ClaritzaJimenez @wjchat the alumni network is the number one value of a solid J-school offers. Good contacts go a long way. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Mateus Dagostin Luz
@mateusdluz


5:57 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@JMizgata @bryandevasher Thank you! I’ll take a look. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:58 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: RT @croakeyblog: @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/0EwmLw92Y0 cc

Mark Trahant
@TrahantReports


5:58 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJchat A5 Real journo schools can/should create real world application for students in ANY form of media. School station/blog/site/app etc.

Morgan Chesky
@BreakingChesky


5:58 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A5: Profs that care about future of their students, best at what they do, know how to teach. Great journo may not be a great prof. #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


5:58 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @bryandevasher @JMizgata I’ll be happy when the term journalism covers all: print, broadcast, mobile, online & social. #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


5:58 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Jonathandrews89: @wjchat A4 one that teaches for real deadline reporting. Like missed deadline makes a failing grade. #wjchat I’d have

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@RichCareer @wjchat What I read: Prof KRG makes you a winner! ;) #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@silicontrarian and you were more influential as a blogger than any newbie journalist would have been #wjchat

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat so many reasons for jschool profs to love this resource http://t.co/9HoD0tm3dv lesson plans, classroom ideas for digital @wjchat

Marika
@marikalynch


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@IanGertler @profkrg @bryandevasher @JMizgata me, too. We are trying a lot of things that require various skills. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ClaritzaJimenez @wjchat agree re: value of alumni. Good contacts for mentoring AND INTERNSHIPS #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat the alumni network is the number one value of a solid J-school offers. Good contacts go a long way. #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
teaching journalism and new technologies” meaningless to teach technologies without teaching why, how, when to use them #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Kiratiana: Got that RT @DavidUberti: @wjchat J-schools need to teach students how to pitch stories. That’s what’s missing most. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bryandevasher @profkrg Great. Let me or @IrvWashington3 know if you have any questions. #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @katenashnm Hear, hear! I always tell my students about college paper adviser who threw a typewriter at me. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


5:59 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@IanGertler @profkrg @bryandevasher @JMizgata #wjchat My experience was that it does already. Annenberg’s on the right track.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @raju A6. Partnerships. Develop publishable projects with schools. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: #wjchat so many reasons for jschool profs to love this resource http://t.co/9HoD0tm3dv lesson plans, classroom ideas for d

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ivanlajara: @wjchat @raju A6. Partnerships. Develop publishable projects with schools. #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Are we getting there? MT @IanGertler: @profkrg @bryandevasher @JMizgata I’ll be happy when the term journalism covers all: print…. #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev @OKCU Being a small, liberal arts school that trusts faculty expertise helps. The process had minimal academic slowdown. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @wjchat yes, if I hadn’t been following you I wouldn’t have stumbled upon #wjchat – I will share the prize with you

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:00 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Did that – @cunyjschool RT @ivanlajara: @wjchat @raju A6. Partnerships. Develop publishable projects with schools. #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
I thin there are a lot of j-school profs who are doing it right. @profkrg @webjournalist Still journalists but ever evolving. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev @IanGertler @profkrg @JMizgata Experimenting is good. Too many people refuse to leave comfort zone. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
MT@marknewt teaching journalism and new technologies meaningless to teach technologies without teaching why, how, when to use them #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ivanlajara: @wjchat @raju A6. Partnerships. Develop publishable projects with schools. #wjchat Including college/HS media projects.

marknewt
@marknewt


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q6B Does journalism and mass communication research help or hinder journalism education reform? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Amen! RT @bryandevasher: @LiciBev @IanGertler @profkrg @JMizgata Experimenting is good Too many people refuse to leave comfort zone. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@marikalynch Still going through approval. One more step. I’m happy to share via email. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@hefteronthehabs @profkrg @bryandevasher @JMizgata I believe we’re getting there in “pockets of opportunity.” Still too many silos. #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Jodie Mozdzer Gil
@mozactly


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Thanks for your time tonight! Loved the conversation. Hope to chat again soon #wjchat

Allison Barwacz
@abarwacz


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marknewt: #wjchat A5 The guts to empower its students to produce meaningful content in an authentic setting. And, to challenge students

Sheree Martin
@RealSheree


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BreakingChesky: #WJchat A5 Real journo schools can/should create real world application for students in ANY form of media. School stati

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJChat #A6 No easy fix to reform j-school accreditation to require newsroom links. Takes will and authority, often mutually exclusive.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @jretis: Great discussion going on right now http://t.co/2Wz258ELFm on teaching journalism and new technologies #wjchat

#TweetChat
@TweetChat


6:02 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
“@Kiratiana: @silicontrarian It’s so strange to me how I was more influential blogging than when attending j-school. WEIRD” #wjchat

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


6:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Tools change constantly RT profkrg: Agree. @katenashnm: @BretMavrich @profkrg @journtoolbox I say teach skills first, then tools. #wjchat

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A5 Dangers of overvaluing of technology and the undervaluing of people. Avoid replacing F2F interactions with virtual connections.

Allan Schear
@voodootv


6:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@RichCareer @wjchat We can share the fame. Wait, is there fortune? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@journtoolbox @wjchat Awww…I like that response! Those of us who had you in class were lucky to have you teaching us the ropes! #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


6:03 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q6B Does journalism and mass communication research help or hinder journalism education reform? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Why not require college j students to help run high school media? Take learned principles, skills and applying them is win/win.

marknewt
@marknewt


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJChat #A6 That’s changing. The first generation of digital journalists are now in, or entering leadership roles in newrooms and academia.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q6B Does journalism and mass communication research help or hinder journalism education reform? #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bryandevasher @LiciBev @profkrg @JMizgata Nothing wrong w/ being comfortable, as long as you’re not stagnant. Learning = life-long! #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A6B: Here @uwmadison research absolutely critical. We blew up the curriculum in 1999 largely b/c of faculty insights from research. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marknewt: #wjchat Why not require college j students to help run high school media? Take learned principles, skills and applying them i

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat are j-school master’s obsolete? Should we get master’s in our beats? Maybe a media MBA? Trying to decide now. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:04 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q6B Does journalism and mass communication research help or hinder journalism education reform? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A3B: Being “digital natives” doesn’t mean students know how to use tools strategically or professionally. #wjchat

Julie Walmsley
@JWalmsleyJourno


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
We’re about to move onto grad school for Q7…#wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@IanGertler @LiciBev @profkrg @JMizgata Good point. But inertia can be a powerful force. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Split personality here. Following #wjchat and #HABS vs #DEVILS in NHL action. Makes for unwieldy Twitter timeline.

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A6B Research and data can only help to inform decisions in journalism education reform. J-schools should welcome it.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A6B: I think journalism and mass comm research helps with theory advancement and change measurement, but not with day-to-day. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q7 What’s your opinion on grad school for journalism? Wise investment or a sentence to debt? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:05 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marknewt: #wjchat Why not require college j students to help run high school media? Take learned principles, skills and applying them i

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @wjchat which? I meant masters in our beat like getting a masters in polisci or arts, not journalism. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael Not obsolete but choose wisely. I suggest: work 1st, go for subject matter expertise & stay away from your BA alma mater #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @wjchat Good question. I didn’t care for one back then, but in hindsight it would’ve been nice to teach. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Paul M. Sparrow
@PaulMSparrow1


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q7 What’s your opinion on grad school for journalism? Wise investment or a sentence to debt? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

USC Annenberg CCLP
@USC_CCLP


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@marknewt Interesting idea. Have you seen it done anywhere? #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A6B Research and data can only help to inform decisions in journalism education reform. J-schools should welcome i

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat: A6: Curious if folks think the research is keeping up with the changes happening within the industry fast enough? #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat: A6B Let’s see some research that says journalism – all those 21st century skills – is the one course NOT to cut from H.S. #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:06 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat I’m just a visiting academic, so I have a diff take. To me: time of amazing opportunity for young people. Unleash the entrepreneur.

Mark Trahant
@TrahantReports


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bryandevasher @LiciBev @profkrg @JMizgata So can a tidal wave … doesn’t mean that it’s beneficial, efficient or productive. ;-) #wjchat

Ian Gertler
@IanGertler


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @TJRaphael: @wjchat are j-school master’s obsolete? Should we get master’s in our beats? Maybe a media MBA? Trying to decide now. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A7 It was wise for me, having no previous formal training. Working with awesome profs and @neontommy made it worth investment.

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@ersalkin Might have ideas RT @katenashnm: @marknewt Interesting idea. Have you seen it done anywhere? #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@miralsattar @abarwacz That’s true – adaptability is a core skill needed to flourish #wjchat

Nick Kellet
@NickKellet


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
We don’t have to choose between training pro journalists and advancing academic knowledge. Help them understand what and why. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q7 What’s your opinion on grad school for journalism? Wise investment or a sentence to debt? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:07 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@AnthonyAdornato: Q4 – mobile and social media journalism–I’ll be teaching next semester. #wjchat – Get It!!!

Peacock Media
@KathrynCartini


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A7 J-school is a crash course in skills, issues and practice, and often a job prerequisite. It has value but not essential.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Its been drilled into my brain by profs that its not worth it for journ majors, and to just jump in the field instead. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @NickKellet: @miralsattar @abarwacz That’s true – adaptability is a core skill needed to flourish #wjchat

Miral Sattar
@miralsattar


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Depends on the school and depends on the motivation. Students should know what they want out of it. #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Christine Mooney
@cmooney6


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @kbculver: .@ersalkin Might have ideas RT @katenashnm: @marknewt Interesting idea. Have you seen it done anywhere? #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @profkrg A7: Wise investment. I’m in my final year in graduate j-school at UNT. I’ve learned so much in my classes #wjchat

Uba
@UbaTheDiplomat


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7: Newsroom experience is more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7) prob same advice I’d give to someone looking at an MBA. Work for 5-10 yrs, then decide if it’s value added for YOU #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I was thinking media MBA. Then I could start my own media company/publisher role/just be a baller. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A7: Newsroom experience is more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism. #wjchat

billiegirltoo
@billiegirltoo


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#UAA204 #UAA404 A good gig! Apply for EVERYTHING. Google Journalism Fellowship: http://t.co/ArfmhU5XtB #wjchat

Mark Trahant
@TrahantReports


6:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Varies tremendously by person and school. Can be both overkill and a jumpstart. #wjchat

David Uberti
@DavidUberti


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @TrahantReports: #UAA204 #UAA404 A good gig! Apply for EVERYTHING. Google Journalism Fellowship: http://t.co/ArfmhU5XtB #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7: (1/2) I think it’s a sentence to debt. Everything I needed to get a job in journalism I learned in my college newsroom. 1st yr #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael girrl, I am down with this. (also, hi on Twitter!) #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A7 Especially today, deciding to go to j-school, whether undergraduate or graduate, is currently a shifting proposition.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @itsmelissabrown: @wjchat Also, make students read tons of quality journalism instead of textbooks about journalism. #wjchat

Mara Ximena Plaza
@MximePc


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A7: Newsroom experience is more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism. #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @wjchat I would get one in a subject that I didn’t learn a lot of in Jschool. @TNSmediastudies has a great doc program #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7: (1/2) But j-grad-school could be useful for speciality areas like medical journalism or if you want to teach some day. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BretMavrich: @wjchat Depends on the school and depends on the motivation. Students should know what they want out of it. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat A7 Depends on the program. Can be great if you want to teach. But real world reporting experience is invaluable if that’s your goal.

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJchat A6 – Media research & J-school reform = Vital cause & effect. Lots of wisdom floating here @wjchat, first timer here. Good stuff.

Morgan Chesky
@BreakingChesky


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @TJRaphael: @wjchat I was thinking media MBA. Then I could start my own media company/publisher role/just be a baller. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Length of the program is also important. One year is great. But I wouldn’t have enrolled if it was a two-year deal. #wjchat

David Uberti
@DavidUberti


6:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@BretMavrich @wjchat ah I see! Journalism changes so much I feel like a masters degree in it would date like yesterday’s nytimes. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kbculver @ersalkin @katenashnm #wjchat No, let’s try it!

marknewt
@marknewt


6:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: #wjchat A7 Depends on the program. Can be great if you want to teach. But real world reporting experience is invaluable if

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Agreed. RT @profkrg: A7: Newsroom experience is more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:10 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Agreed! RT @profkrg: A7: Newsroom experience is more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism. #wjchat

Rajneesh Bhandari
@RajneeshB


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A7 Journalism schools should not exclusively be about editorial production. We need hybrid education for business, tech, etc.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A6B Research and data can only help to inform decisions in journalism education reform. J-schools should welcome i

Ashleigh Beaudoin
@LeighCarmelle


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Journalism will always be abt telling great stories, undertold stories. Teach students how to be great storytellers; then the rest. #wjchat

Serbino Sandifer-Wal
@sswalker


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@wjchat Choose your purpose. Trad. journ. hierarchies are changing and if I can learn new media @columbiajourn – and old, I will. #wjchat

Mike Mott
@mikewmott


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Grad programs are also useful for subject-specific immersion. #wjchat

David Uberti
@DavidUberti


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Have employed many journos with MAs and without. Ability not dependent on degree. But more MAs seem to leave biz sooner #wjchat

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @DavidUberti: @wjchat Grad programs are also useful for subject-specific immersion. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @TrahantReports: #wjchat I’m just a visiting academic, so I have a diff take. To me: time of amazing opportunity for young people. Unlea

Kyle Hopkins
@adn_kylehopkins


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @wjchat Hey, check out @mikewmott: it looks like he’s in the program now. #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@TJRaphael @BretMavrich @wjchat Higher ed at that level doesn’t (and shouldn’t) focus on skills. It’s about research. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Should J Undergrads go to Grad school and study something else (comp science, Finance, etc.) and get specialized? #WJchat

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: #wjchat A7 Depends on the program. Can be great if you want to teach. But real world reporting experience is invaluable if

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @BretMavrich: @wjchat Depends on the school and depends on the motivation. Students should know what they want out of it. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Shameless plug before I leave to read to my daughter. @PBSMediaShift starts chats on journ ed Tuesday at 2 ET. Join us on #EdShift. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@RajneeshB @profkrg yes but if you want to teach some day before you have 35+ yrs of newsroom you need a masters. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Perhaps for some. Work then return for an MA? Better educated journos can’t be a bad thing. #wjchat

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


6:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@acoreynews Studying in a specialty area at the master’s level is a great idea. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@acoreynews A comp sci degree with skills in journalism is a ticket to a job right now. Heavily overfished pond. Many openings. #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q8 coming at you with side of #realtalk… #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Great opportunity RT @TrahantReports: A good gig! Apply for EVERYTHING. Google Journalism Fellowship: http://t.co/0ObUVMVi23 #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


6:12 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7: Although it can be pricey, I’m so happy I received my M.A. in jour. Opens many more doors and training that helps you stand out #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Interviewed for 3 jobs, none asked about undergrad academics, only work experience. Don’t think grad school would have been any help

Melissa Brown
@itsmelissabrown


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I’m back! What’d I miss? #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
q7) If you go for a media M.A, it should be in a SKILL you know very little about. Grad school should = NEW body of work. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg: @acoreynews Studying in a specialty area at the master’s level is a great idea. #wjchat Agree

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q8 #realtalk Some news orgs will not survive… should that apply to some J-Schools too? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@wjchat What?!? You mean this has all been #faketalk so far?!? ;) #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q8 #realtalk Some news orgs will not survive… should that apply to some J-Schools too? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @BretMavrich @wjchat I’d want a masters that can bring diversity to my resume & broaden my knowledge pool & job prospects. #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q8 #realtalk Some news orgs will not survive… should that apply to some J-Schools too? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7) I worked in an MBA office & saw business students going from undergrad to MBA progr at same university. Doesn’t make sense #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@KevinLyonsNWH @katenashnm @BretMavrich @profkrg @journtoolbox 1 problem I find is the barrier to skills is often technical. #wjchat

Judd Slivka
@juddslivka


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q5 It’s a place to actually THINK and TEST and FAIL… all leading to learning. You have access to equipment + smart people. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: A7: Newsroom experience is more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism. #wjchat

K. Messinger
@ProfKJM


6:13 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @itsmelissabrown: #wjchat Interviewed for 3 jobs, none asked about undergrad academics, only work experience. Don’t think grad school wo

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Newsroom experience more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work in journalism.” Reason for coll/HS partnerships. #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@SaleemChat @wjchat more of a dance around, thank talk #wjchat a prance, if you will.

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q5 Also, the networking and connections are quite valuable! #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@vielmetti Always found it weird that media experience was required for sci writing but reading highly technical papers, eh, whatev. #wjchat

Julia
@silicontrarian


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: @acoreynews Studying in a specialty area at the master’s level is a great idea. #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A8: I honestly don’t know enough about all of the j-schools. However, if they suck, they’ll go under. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
In a word, yes. Must thrive to survive. MT @wjchat: Q8 Some news orgs will not survive… should that apply to some J-Schools too? #wjchat

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @raju Q6A The first school that has the courage to ditch accreditation and lead rather than hesitate will win this game. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:14 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg Agreed. (And I learned more working on my daily college paper than in my college courses.) #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q8 #realtalk Some news orgs will not survive… should that apply to some J-Schools too? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ReportSchick @SaleemChat whaa, #realtalk wasn’t a mandatory course at your j-school? #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A1 J-schools should train students to be seekers and sharers of truth in the public interest, in all flavours of j

Laura Apperson
@LCatAp


6:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat night all! Have to get up at 5:00 am to head to the station. Till next time! #wjchat

T.J. Raphael
@TJRaphael


6:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q7 It’s not for everybody and, like J-School, not required… that said, it is valuable if done right. Great experiences. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
This is True @marknewt: Newsroom experience more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work . #wjchat

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A8 A glut of j-schools teach the same things, much of it old. Smaller ones that fail to adapt may suffer the fate of smaller media.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat @profkrg A7: Use it to build a different skill base in a unicorn field like news app dev or data viz. #wjchat

Judd Slivka
@juddslivka


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #Q7 For student with average debt ($29.4K), an average reporter’s pay ($31K) won’t cover loan payments ($50K min recommended).

Matthew Schroyer
@matthew_ryan


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@bryandevasher: @profkrg Agreed. (And I learned more working on my daily college paper than in my college courses.) #wjchat Experiences!

marknewt
@marknewt


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1 #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1 #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7) As an undergrad, I don’t see the point. It’s not that I think it’s a bad idea, but no one has given me a good reason to go. #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Any #journalists interested? #wjchat RT @CUSEAS: Check out @IDSE_Columbia’s new MS in Data Science degree! http://t.co/25OrblGuDs

Mike Mott
@mikewmott


6:16 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @KevinLyonsNWH: This is True @marknewt: Newsroom experience more important than master’s-level degree if you want to work . #wjchat

Chris Freeman
@toooldtobehook


6:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A8: It’s possible: technology evolves really fast & if a school doesn’t keep up, it could be in trouble. Lots of new tools. #wjchat

Philip Tortora
@PhilipTortora


6:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Sorry, but like some news orgs that don’t evolve, some J-Schools will need to die or scale back or focus/specialize. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kjerstinwood I’ve never had a student who couldn’t get a job in the field. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7 @wjchat I completed a grad degree in mobile/entrepreneurial journalism and it def. helped me differentiate my skills. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


6:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@EricNewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Thanks #wjchat. My first time as a #nonlurker was great.

Katy Culver
@kbculver


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
But, does platform matter? @LiciBev: RT @EricNewton1 #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q8 #realtalk Some news orgs will not survive… should that apply to some J-Schools too? #wjchat

Anthony Cave
@Anthony_Cave


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

David Uberti
@DavidUberti


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Can’t wait! MT @kbculver: Shameless plug @PBSMediaShift starts chats on journ ed Tuesday at 2 ET. Join us on #EdShift. #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@EricNewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die. Get when young, high school. Kids want experience

marknewt
@marknewt


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #Q7 If you do go for an MSJ, make sure you’re learning an in-demand specialty, and be prepared to work outside journalism.

Matthew Schroyer
@matthew_ryan


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@MariaDeVito13 If you want to teach of work in advertising or PR. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A8: Yes, some j-schools should die. Like the one’s teaching “right wing journalism” http://t.co/cn3z6nimq7 via @motherjones #wjchat @wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Kiratiana @TrahantReports You should apply to all of the fellowship, scholarship + funding opportunities that you want. #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
“Convergence” question coming… #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marknewt: @EricNewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die. Get when young, high school. Kids

Rob Denton
@robertrdenton


6:18 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@EricNewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Kristen Coppola
@kacoppola


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @ericnewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die. #lobocamp

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJChat #A8 On a positive note, there’s never been more opportunity for j-schools to reinvent/provide unique offerings to students/industry.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg @EricNewton1 Platform, content, audience cultivation – a lot of things factor in. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @journtoolbox: @wjchat A7. If you go, go to focus on a specific thing (more data viz/programming), broadcast, etc. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
To some degree, yes. I don’t think a track for print journalism is needed anymore. #wjchat

Anthony Cave
@Anthony_Cave


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A5) Faculty. I want to learn from people who have worked in the industry and can tell me what it will be like when I get a job. #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Post-work workout time, folks – sorry to cut out early! A pleasure as usual. #wjchat

Catherine Green
@c_s_green


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Paywall 101 class? / @wjchat Q5 What is the greatest asset a good journalism school has to offer? #wjchat

David Clinch
@DavidClinchNews


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q9 The reality is we can’t learn everything. Or can we? What is your expectation of a J-School graduate? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev @EricNewton1 I love newspapers. Please don’t misunderstand. But I love news more. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:19 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Are there any journos out there with UX experience? Interested in how that might fill an old production/layout role. #wjchat #journalism

Mike Mott
@mikewmott


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
MT @kbculver: Shameless plug before I leave…@PBSMediaShift starts chats on journ ed Tuesday at 2 ET. Join us on #EdShift. #wjchat

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ReportSchick What the… ? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Same here! RT @profkrg @LiciBev @EricNewton1 I love newspapers. Please don’t misunderstand. But I love news more. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die.

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @mikewmott: Are there any journos out there with UX experience? Interested in how that might fill an old production/layout role. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Anthony_Cave: To some degree, yes. I don’t think a track for print journalism is needed anymore. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @katenashnm: RT @ericnewton1: #wjchat We lost 1,000 daily newspapers in the 20th century. Change or die. #lobocamp

Ken Carpenter
@KenCarpenter


6:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A9 to teach skills beyond the basic reporting necessities. To help them differentiate themselves + understand the business of journ #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @LiciBev: Same here! RT @profkrg @LiciBev @EricNewton1 I love newspapers. Please don’t misunderstand. But I love news more. #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @profkrg: @LiciBev @EricNewton1 I love newspapers. Please don’t misunderstand. But I love news more. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Anthony_Cave Not just print, but we should still teach it too. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@mikewmott We’re def seeing more UX-journos these days, luckily! Will be interesting to see how many of them stay in journalism.. #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q9 The reality is we can’t learn everything. Or can we? What is your expectation of a J-School graduate? #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @itsmelissabrown: #wjchat Interviewed for 3 jobs, none asked about undergrad academics, only work experience. Don’t think grad school wo

K Bone
@bro_so_rococo


6:21 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat: Q9 The reality is we can’t learn everything. Or can we?” Learn how TK learn, what questions to ask, where/how get answers. #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Anthony_Cave: To some degree, yes. I don’t think a track for print journalism is needed anymore. #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A9 Specialize, but cultivate curiosity, and breadth too. Loved @rascouet ‘s talk on this: http://t.co/wbScIUGY0h #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat J-school grads need to be able to work independently. Find stories, pitch, report, repeat. #wjchat

David Uberti
@DavidUberti


6:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kjerstinwood I’m not sure that’s a reason to go to grad school. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A9: When we met with digital execs for @ONA, most common theme for hiring new grads were those that were “teachable” #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


6:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A9: The expectation of a j-school graduate is to be a great storyteller, researcher and also be social media savvy #wjchat

Uba
@UbaTheDiplomat


6:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Thanks all! Was tempted to lurk but glad I participated. Will invite my students to join in next time. #wjchat

Jennifer Moore
@jem2998


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A9. That they are inquisitive and persistent and understand the basics whilst remaining willing to learn #wjchat

Jonathan Chase
@johnochase


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@KenCarpenter @orlandosentinel That is not good! #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
We’re ending tonight’s #wjchat with a bit of homework for Q10…

wjchat
@wjchat


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q9 An all-pro-cross-platform-converged-multimedia-dev journo is a unicorn. I expect journos to be familiar with all… #wjchat (1/2)

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg Absolutely. I just don’t think it can stand by itself. #wjchat

Anthony Cave
@Anthony_Cave


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@ReportSchick @chenkx #wjchat Fancy footwork is a required skill in journalism. Especially if you cover Rob Ford. http://t.co/DyimqQrD4s

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A9) Not only the basics, but also how to leverage the best channels (print, social, digital) for their work. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@jem2998 Definitely! The more the merrier! Students have a lot to contribute, too. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @johnochase: @wjchat A9. That they are inquisitive and persistent and understand the basics whilst remaining willing to learn #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q9 crafts, knowing their active role in each. But specialize in one or two areas. Be proactive with purpose. #wjchat (2/2)

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Ken Andrade
@k808a


6:24 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Oh boy, tonight’s #wjchat is about journalism education. Wish I hadn’t joined so late.

KatherineFink
@KatherineFink


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q9 The reality is we can’t learn everything. Or can we? What is your expectation of a J-School graduate? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

marknewt
@marknewt


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Q10A #wjchat assignment: Write a lede for J-Schools. What is this “story” all about?

wjchat
@wjchat


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q9 Embrace and ENJOY change be a disrupter and have fun doing it often. #wjchat

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@webjournalist @wjchat I retweeted just the first half because it was awesome. #unicornbot #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Anthony_Cave it shouldn’t anymore. Teaching print only is a huge injustice to students. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q10A #wjchat assignment: Write a lede for J-Schools. What is this “story” all about?

Shelly Tan
@Tan_Shelly


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@orlandosentinel could not email me a receipt – wanted to MAIL it – so someone wrote it out long-hand and faxed it! #ChangeOrDie #wjchat

Ken Carpenter
@KenCarpenter


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Amen! MT @bryandevasher @wjchat A9 Not only basics, but also how to leverage the best channels (print, social, digital) for work. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@marknewt @wjchat in that sense, good journalists are like good teachers. Ever evolving. #wjchat

matt rasgorshek
@Matt_Raz


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat A9: Diverse skills needed in this era: Reporting, writing, social media marketing, video, photography, some coding helpful. #wjchat

Philip Tortora
@PhilipTortora


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A1) Help in the search for a job. I want someone to tell me what employers are looking for and what will make me marketable to them. #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:25 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Amazing! @KatherineFink: Oh boy, tonight’s #wjchat is about journalism education. Wish I hadn’t joined so late.

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Yes, and we’re well positioned to help make it a habit. RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. …The best students are teaching themselves. #wjchat

Emily Withrow
@emilywithrow


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q10A #wjchat assignment: Write a lede for J-Schools. What is this “story” all about?

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat What are j-schools expecs for a good HS journalism program to provide? The higher a baseline for a frosh must help. #wjchat

chale63
@chale63


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@mikewmott @CIRonline is luckily enough to have @davidsuriano (we’re currently knee-deep in site redesign stuff) #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A9 My expectations of a j-school grad are simple: 1. Fundamental journalism skills. 2. Will and skill to learn, adapt, evolve.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Thanks @wjchat for an interesting chat for a first-timer on #wjchat. On Thurs 6pm PST #CareerServChat “Twitter: a Great Career Resource”

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@EricNewton1 Unfortunately few profs agree with you. I’ve been deterred by profs who tell me a story is “over my head.” #wjchat Patronizing.

Emily Kopp
@M8L8E8


6:26 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Q10A #wjchat assignment: Write a lede for J-Schools. What is this “story” all about?

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Matt_Raz: @marknewt @wjchat in that sense, good journalists are like good teachers. Ever evolving. #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@orlandosentinel wanted to MAIL me a receipt for a year’s worth of 7-day delivery!! Can’t access receipt online!! #ChangeOrDie #wjchat

Ken Carpenter
@KenCarpenter


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chale63 @wjchat I would think writing skills, and don’t kill your college career with an ill-advised Snap Chat. #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat #wjchat this was great for me as I try to enter the journalism field … Thanks to all!

Earnestine E. Dawson
@SoBelleMusings


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@M8L8E8 @EricNewton1 That makes me SO ANGRY! #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Q10A …their readers on a behavioural + business point but maintain their editorial standpoint. (2/2) #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


6:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat I enjoyed tonight’s chat, and I’m glad I didn’t lurk this time! But now I miss actually being in college :( #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
On Thurs 6pm PST #CareerServChat “Twitter: a Great Career Resource” See preview of topic & questions: https://t.co/k4iOMMS3CL #wjchat.

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@M8L8E8 @EricNewton1 Whoa! No way! Students should be encouraged to reach higher. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @MickCote: @wjchat Q10A …their readers on a behavioural + business point but maintain their editorial standpoint. (2/2) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A9 I’ve always said students should conduct themselves as journalists, and journalists should regard themselves as students.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@chale63: @wjchat “What are j-schools expecs for a good HS journalism program to provide?” Tell us at http://t.co/yurIUlpJJG #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@UbaTheDiplomat @Anthony_Cave Lol. The industry can’t figure it out! Joking. I agree. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

Joey Marburger
@josephjames


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@emilywithrow Confession: I joined #WJChat late, but then went back + stalked you when I saw you answering stuff. This tweet made me die.

Shelly Tan
@Tan_Shelly


6:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
.@wjchat Thanks for a great one, chatters. Now, sushi. #wjchat

Greg Baumann
@SVBizGreg


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A3B) Just because we grew up with it doesn’t mean all know how to use it. #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

Ken Carpenter
@KenCarpenter


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat “Death of the J-School predicted, film at 11.” #wjchat

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@kjerstinwood I agree that each person has to make his/her decision about what’s best. #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #wjchat #A9 I’ve always said students should conduct themselves as journalists, and journalists should regard themselves as

marknewt
@marknewt


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Eryk Salvaggio
@e_salvaggio


6:29 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#WJChat #A9 No one can know all, and if you think you do, you’re wrong and will fall behind. Journalism is fundamentally about learning.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @matthew_ryan: #wjchat #Q7 For student with average debt ($29.4K), an average reporter’s pay ($31K) won’t cover loan payments ($50K min

Lynsey Hart
@The_Hartbeat


6:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Was it electric? :p RT @e_salvaggio RT @RichCareer: A3b) I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Gotta run, everyone. Thanks!

#wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
That’s it for us from #wjchat tonight! Thanks everyone for participating.

wjchat
@wjchat


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@EricNewton1 Thanks for hosting #wjchat tonight! Great, diverse, insightful discussion all around

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Q9. We can learn a lot. We just can’t teach that much. The best students are teaching themselves.

Sonia Su
@SoniaSu_


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Great #wjchat, looking forward to more. Thnx @wjchat!

Marika
@marikalynch


6:31 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
And a special thanks to EricNewton1 for hosting #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @Matt_Raz: @marknewt @wjchat in that sense, good journalists are like good teachers. Ever evolving. #wjchat

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A9) What’s most important, though, is curiosity. You can’t be a journalist without it. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Plug: Make sure to check out @ONA ‘s Challenge Fund if you’re looking for funding to implement your ideas http://t.co/I4Vofk7LjX #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A1) teach the fundamentals of being an ethical journalist and provide connections for future employment #wjchat

R-E-L
@itsariellejduh


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
. @KevinLyonsNWH @marknewt experience in ANY field is important to work. But do you REALLY think newsrooms are teaching today? #wjchat

Kiratiana
@Kiratiana


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Thanks guys! If anyones curious about what I learned during my MJ, dont hesitate to get in touch! #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Dinner is ready and this means I am outtie goodnight #wjchat. Great discussion, see you next week!

Robert Hernandez
@webjournalist


6:32 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Good night, everybody! Thanks for another great chat! #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Found this too late in game tonight. Looks like great convo. I learn new skills as I teach. Think students benefit when we learn too #wjchat

Leigh Landini Wright
@leighlwright


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
In my radio newsroom we graduated to electrics in ’85. MT @RichCareer: I was a “typewriter native” and I still had to learn to write #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@LiciBev @e_salvaggio Yes! IBM Selectric… I have used the old manuals too. You have to build up muscles first to use those #wjchat

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat For students interested in data + journalism, apply for this Google Fellowship & spend summer w/ @cironline http://t.co/XrpPjEt7c3

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Cindy E. Rodrguez
@CindyERodriguez


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Kathy Wingard
@KathyWingard


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Nice chatting with you all on #wjchat! GREAT topic, @wjchat.

Ali Trumbull
@atrumbull


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Amazing #wjchat tonight. I love learning from you. Let’s connect here, if we aren’t already, also on my blog, http://t.co/JIfMPzjHZ8

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Great chat! Students, professors + everyone interested in changing journo ed, APPLY for this $$$. http://t.co/uv65fpRV78 #wjchat

Jen Mizgata
@JMizgata


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Thanks all, it was great to meet you. If you want to keep debating, there’s plenty more in http://t.co/2OvWskGHmg

Eric Newton
@EricNewton1


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@webjournalist @wjchat That’s why we have newsrooms. It’s why we “always have tomorrow.” https://t.co/KEQnDNXZkQ #wjchat

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Thanks all, it was great to meet you. If you want to keep debating, there’s plenty more in http://t.co/2OvWskGHmg

wjchat
@wjchat


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
My master’s degree helped me get my first job and shaped me into a better journalist. All connections, experience. #wjchat

Amber Krosel
@AmberKrosel


6:33 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @chenkx: #wjchat For students interested in data + journalism, apply for this Google Fellowship & spend summer w/ @cironline http://t.co

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


6:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A9) When I leave J school I want to I know a little bit of everything: how to write a good article, to shoot video & to design #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Thanks everyone for a good chat as always. Sorry I was late to the game tonight. #wjchat

Bryan DeVasher
@bryandevasher


6:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Andrea Guzman
@TeachGuz


6:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
“@AnthonyAdornato: Old school journ skills…. You don’t hire carpenter based on tools. #wjchat”. … Unmaintained, old tools == careless.

Richard Conto
@rsconto


6:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @webjournalist: @EricNewton1 Thanks for hosting #wjchat tonight! Great, diverse, insightful discussion all around

David Clinch
@DavidClinchNews


6:34 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @chenkx: #wjchat For students interested in data + journalism, apply for this Google Fellowship & spend summer w/ @cironline http://t.co

Jennifer Adams
@JenniferAdamsAU


6:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @TJRaphael: @RajneeshB @profkrg yes but if you want to teach some day before you have 35+ yrs of newsroom you need a masters. #wjchat

Rajneesh Bhandari
@RajneeshB


6:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@EricNewton1 Thanks! Love to have you hosting #wjchat

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


6:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@emilywithrow higher education is under all kinds of structrual pressure (cf e.g. @BryanAlexander ) and J-Schools are not immune #wjchat

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


6:35 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
+1 @webjournalist @wjchat Q9 Embrace and ENJOY change be a disrupter and have fun doing it often. #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A2) professors stuck in the ways of “old journalism” #wjchat

R-E-L
@itsariellejduh


6:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@wjchat Great chat tonight! Got lost while writing a paper during the last half– but great topic! #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


6:36 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @chenkx: #wjchat For students interested in data + journalism, apply for this Google Fellowship & spend summer w/ @cironline http://t.co

KatherineFink
@KatherineFink


6:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @bryandevasher: A9) What’s most important, though, is curiosity. You can’t be a journalist without it. #wjchat

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@Kiratiana @KevinLyonsNWH @marknewt “do you REALLY think newsrooms are teaching today?” They should NEVER stop teaching, learning. #wjchat

marknewt
@marknewt


6:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
My story exactly. MT @TJRaphael: @RajneeshB @profkrg if U want to teach some day before U have 35+ yrs of newsroom U need a masters. #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


6:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat #A10A Journalism schools face a fundamental shift in their role, and are being forced to change and serve multiple constituencies.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:37 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat is trending… at least in Maine it is

Rich Grant
@RichCareer


6:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @chenkx: #wjchat For students interested in data + journalism, apply for this Google Fellowship & spend summer w/ @cironline http://t.co

Sara f Peralta
@sarafperalta


6:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Applying for Challenge Fund for Innovation in Journalism Education? Here are #hackcurriculum resources: http://t.co/mXxX5VMvBh #wjchat

Online News Assn.
@ONA


6:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
MT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Thanks all, it was great to meet you. If you want to keep debating, there’s plenty more in http://t.co/1kQoFeS7T6

Knight Foundation
@knightfdn


6:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Agree but editor jobs among first cuts @marknewt: @Kiratiana @KevinLyonsNWH @marknewt They should NEVER stop teaching, learning. #wjchat

Kevin Lyons
@KevinLyonsNWH


6:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@itsariellejduh Have you encountered that a lot? I’ve found some are really receptive to “new journalism.” #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:38 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Chris Krug
@christopherKrug


6:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Pekka Pekkala
@PekkaPekkala


6:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
That’s all from the great cosmopolitan city of Toronto, which is unlike Rob Ford. This is my chat-only account. Connect @saleemkhan. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
A7) a debt sentence. If you pick the right jschool there will be no need for grad school #wjchat

R-E-L
@itsariellejduh


6:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @rsconto: “@AnthonyAdornato: Old school journ skills…. You don’t hire carpenter based on tools. #wjchat”. … Unmaintained, old tools

Edward Vielmetti
@vielmetti


6:39 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat The Journalism Education Association (http://t.co/yurIUlpJJG) always looking for partnerships, opportunities to improve j ed. #JEA

marknewt
@marknewt


6:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/84VGJtBqpl @utjem

Ben Bates
@BatesBj


6:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@MariaDeVito13 not as much at OU but I have friends at jschools that aren’t as fortunate as us #wjchat

R-E-L
@itsariellejduh


6:40 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Zoe Fowler
@ZoeFowlerr


6:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marknewt: #wjchat Why not require college j students to help run high school media? Take learned principles, skills and applying them i

RebekahGoodePeoples
@goodepeoples


6:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@MariaDeVito13 I agree, there are so many different mediums for digital reporting #wjchat

R-E-L
@itsariellejduh


6:44 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@columbiajourn @cunyjschool Good opp MT@ONA: Applying for Challenge Fund for Innovation in Journ Edu? http://t.co/RoQKWqVqJw #wjchat

Mike Mott
@mikewmott


6:49 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@profkrg I have no interest in that. I really just want to write. I would be a horrible teacher. #wjchat

Maria DeVito
@MariaDeVito13


6:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
MT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Thanks all, it was great to meet you. Want to keep debating, there’s plenty more in http://t.co/DRDGPRNXTm #edshift

Marika
@marikalynch


6:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Kelsey Gallagher
@_kmgallagher


6:54 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A3B The notion of millennials as digital natives is a myth. Just because you use something, it doesn’t mean you kn

brian turner
@themediateacher


7:01 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Kim Pettlon Acopolis
@kimacopolis


7:08 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Patricia Wilson
@brandcottage


7:09 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Grow Your Social Media Audience visit http://t.co/hk4mSAn6ei use coupon code: December at check for 30% off on all services #MobCity #wjchat

The Fan Market
@TheFanMarket


7:11 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Yes RT @TJRaphael: @RajneeshB @profkrg yes but if you want to teach some day before you have 35+ yrs of newsroom you need a masters. #wjchat

Rajneesh Bhandari
@RajneeshB


7:15 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @marikalynch: #wjchat so many reasons for jschool profs to love this resource http://t.co/9HoD0tm3dv lesson plans, classroom ideas for d

Kurt Muller
@KMohawkjournal


7:17 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
MT @raju: #wjchat Has 2-track faculty made it so tenured profs leave contemporary/practical challenges to professional hires?

BGrueskin
@BGrueskin


7:20 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
The Annual MoAD Gala Returns in Style w/ @AlfreWoodard and @mrdannyglover http://t.co/Rul8OZxGzb @claudiajuestel #wjchat

Damion Matthews
@damionmatthews


7:22 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
VSOP – “100 Rounds” Official Video HD #VSOP #100Rounds https://t.co/8dZZUJ8WFU #wjchat Tom Ford

Nino Marley Paterno
@ninomarron


7:23 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@damionmatthews: The Annual MoAD Gala Returns in Style w/ @AlfreWoodard and @mrdannyglover http://t.co/yspe7O6T90 @claudiajuestel #wjchat

Uche Nchekwube
@UcheSF


7:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Co-workers clock each other in & out. Who owns this company? #evonlatrail http://t.co/wBQyHC5cUb #wjchat

Celeb Blog
@Celebrity_Blog_


7:27 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
@juddslivka I am teaching one next fall. Would love to share ideas and hear your experience. #wjchat

Kate Nash Cunningham
@katenashnm


7:28 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat Clinics, labs and classrooms could all be the same thing. News and experiments together.

Mark Loundy
@MarkLoundy


7:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat Writing articles for both local and national publications can help #Authors promote their books and build a platform.

Tracy Shawn
@TracyShawn


7:30 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Motivos magazine
@motivosmag


7:42 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @EricNewton1: #wjchat J schools are filled with people who will be alive when we aren’t. If they aren’t the greatest asset, I think we a

Kristen Kaszeta
@KmKaszeta


7:43 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @wjchat: Reminder for journalism educators: Apply for up to $35,000 in micro-grants from @ONA #wjchat

Monica Rhor
@monicarhor


7:48 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
Steve B.I.K.O. – Worldwide: Dare to Struggle, Dare to Win! – https://t.co/T3uKu6PSdO #iTunes #wjchat

Steve B.I.K.O.
@BIKOINC


7:53 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
#wjchat How does this apply to the real estate industry?

Jimmy Moncrief
@jimmymoncrief


7:55 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
RT @RealSheree: #wjchat 10 Things We Should Be Teaching Journalism Students Today: http://t.co/RjYCIo3F9e

Devinee Fitzgerald
@devineefitz


7:58 p.m. PST | 12.04.2013
“Applying for Challenge Fund for Innovation in Journalism Education? #hackcurriculum resources:” http://t.co/VCSXNBI2NN #wjchat@kuediting

Devinee Fitzgerald
@devineefitz


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