• Innovation and Storytelling: Master Class with Mario Garcia

    Master Class

    Join design royalty Mario Garcia in this special in-depth interview on storytelling and innovation.

  • Investigative Storytelling, Lessons from a Career in Radio: Master Class with Howard Berkes

    Master Class

    No matter what medium you work in, this Master Class with Howard Berkes will give you the tools and inspiration to tell great investigative stories.

  • Iowa Central Community College: JOU-121 (Fall 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in JOU-121 News Writing at Iowa Central Community College.

  • Iowa Central: Building Your Brand on Social Media

    Certificate Program

    Establish and maintain a presence that cuts through the clutter of voices online.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • How and When to Shoot Video with a Smartphone: Course Assessment
    • Beyond the Byline: A Guide for Journalists for Personal Branding: Course Assessment
    • You Are what You Tweet: Course Assessment
    • Say No To Clickbait: How To Make (Good) Shareable Content: Course Assessment
    • Mining Trending Topics: How to Use Social Media to Tell Stories Your Audience Cares About Course Assessment
    • How to Power Your Reporting With Social Media: Course Assessment
  • Iowa State University Language Primer Course Pack (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Iowa State University.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-02 Cooper (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-02 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-03 Shea (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-03 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-04 Loop (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-04 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-05 Mirabito (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-05 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-06 Mirabito (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-06 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-07 Cooper (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-07 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-08 Cooper (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-08 at Ithaca College.

  • Ithaca College Language Primer: Intro to Journalism 11101-09 Shea (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in Intro to Journalism 11101-09 at Ithaca College.

  • IUSB Language Primer - JOUR-J200-16062 (Fall 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in JOUR-J200-16062 (Fall 2016) at the Indiana University South Bend.

  • Journal Become a Better Writer Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program with tools and techniques to strengthen your writing requires the completion of three Poynter NewsU courses: How to Use Detail in Your Writing, The Writer’s Workbench: 50 Tools You Can Use, and Write with Voice and Tone.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Write with Voice and Tone: Course Assessment
    • How to Use Detail in Your Writing: Course Assessment
    • The Writers Workbench: 50 Tools You Can Use: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "The Writer's Workbench," at Poynter's NewsU.

  • Journal Become a More Polished Writer Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program aimed at improving the quality of your finished work requires the completion of two Poynter NewsU courses: Cleaning Your Copy: Grammar, Style and More and Get Me Rewrite: The Craft of Revision.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Get Me Rewrite: Course Assessment
  • Journal Compelling Multimedia Storytelling Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program helps multimedia journalists, digital, multiplatform and broadcast producers build a strong foundation in building multimedia stories. It requires the completion of three Poynter NewsU courses about multimedia and video.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Surviving Solo: Be a Better Backpack Journalist Course Assessment

      This quiz evaluates your understanding of the course "Surviving Solo: Be a Better Backpack Journalist." Do not click the back button when taking the assessments. Doing so will take you out of the assessment and would probably count as a failure for one of your three chances.

    • Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Video Storytelling for the Web: Course Assessment
  • Journal Compelling Storytelling with Video and Audio Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program is focused on helping multimedia journalists improve their video and audio storytelling skills. It requires the completion of two Poynter NewsU courses: Reporting and Writing for TV and the Web and Natural Sound Packages.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Natural Sound Packages: Course Assessment
    • Reporting, Writing for TV and the Web: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Reporting, Writing for TV and the Web" at Poynter's NewsU. Do not click the back button when taking the assessments. Doing so will take you out of the assessment and would probably count as a failure for one of your three chances.

  • Journal Digital Analytics and Social Media Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program gives multimedia journalists, digital, multiplatform and broadcast producers an understanding of social media and analytics in digital publishing. It requires the completion of two Poynter NewsU courses.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Social Media Credibility: Extending Your Reach: Course Assessment
    • Using Analytics to Drive Website Success: Course Assessment
  • Journal Edit with Confidence and Accuracy Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program is for assigning editors, digital, multiplatform and broadcast producers and others who need a solid foundation in the principles of editing. It requires the completion of three Poynter NewsU courses about editing and headlines.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Fundamentals of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter self-directed course, "Fundamentals of Editing."

    • The Art and Science of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the course, "The Art and Science of Editing."

    • Writing Online Headlines: Course Assessment
  • Journal Write Clearly and Accurately Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This training program focused on improving accuracy and clarity requires the completion of two Poynter NewsU courses: Clarity is Key: Making Writing Clean and Concise and Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Clarity is Key: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Clarity is Key" at Poynter's NewsU

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
    • Language Primer: Punctuation Assessment (2015)
  • Linfield College Language Primer Course Pack: MSCM 175 (Spring 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in MSCM 175 at Linfield College.

  • Lipscomb University Language Primer: 21st Century Media (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled at Lipscomb University (Fall 2018).

  • Looking East for Digital Champs: Social Media Certificate Program for Indian Journalists

    Certificate Program

    This training program gives multimedia journalists, digital, multiplatform and broadcast producers an understanding of social media and analytics in digital publishing. It requires the completion of eight Poynter NewsU courses.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Journalism and Trauma: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Journalism and Trauma" at Poynter's NewsU

    • Break Through the Noise: SEO and Online Content Sharing for PR and Marketing Course Assessment
    • Beyond the Byline: A Guide for Journalists for Personal Branding: Course Assessment
    • How to Power Your Reporting With Social Media: Course Assessment
    • Say No To Clickbait: How To Make (Good) Shareable Content: Course Assessment
    • Investigating the Internet: How to Sniff Out Scams Course Assessment
    • How to Cover Big News As It Breaks: Course Assessment
    • Mining Trending Topics: How to Use Social Media to Tell Stories Your Audience Cares About Course Assessment
  • Louisiana State University Course Pack: MC 2005 (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in JMC 2005 at Louisiana State University.

  • Louisiana State University Language Primer Course Pack: MC2010-4: Media Writing (Spring 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in MC2010-4: Media Writing at Louisiana State University.

  • Louisiana State University Language Primer Course Pack: MC2010-8: Media Writing (Spring 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Language Primer Course Pack is for students enrolled in MC2010-8: Media Writing at Louisiana State University.

  • McClatchy Improve Your Writing Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This certificate is for McClatchy employees who want to improve their writing and reporting skills.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Write with Voice and Tone: Course Assessment
    • How to Use Detail in Your Writing: Course Assessment
    • The Writers Workbench: 50 Tools You Can Use: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "The Writer's Workbench," at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Get Me Rewrite: Course Assessment
    • Cleaning Your Copy: Grammar, Style and More: Course Assessment (NEW)
  • McClatchy Social Media Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This certificate in social media is designed for employees of the McClatchy Company.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Social Media and Analytics: Strategies and Metrics You’ll Actually Use: Course Assessment
    • You Are what You Tweet: Course Assessment
    • LinkedIn for Journalists and Educators: Course Assessment
    • Say No To Clickbait: How To Make (Good) Shareable Content: Course Assessment
    • Using Facebook as a Reporting Tool: Course Assessment
  • McClatchy Video Essentials Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This certificate is for McClatchy employees who want to improve their video storytelling skills.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Natural Sound Packages: Course Assessment
    • Lighting Tips and Tricks for Better Pictures and Video: Course Assessment
    • Writing Headlines for Digital and Mobile Media Course Assessment
    • Copyright Law and Fair Use for Journalists: Course Assessment
    • How and When to Shoot Video with a Smartphone: Course Assessment
  • McClatchy Visual Journalism Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This certificate is for McClatchy employees who want to improve their video storytelling skills.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Surviving Solo: Be a Better Backpack Journalist Course Assessment

      This quiz evaluates your understanding of the course "Surviving Solo: Be a Better Backpack Journalist." Do not click the back button when taking the assessments. Doing so will take you out of the assessment and would probably count as a failure for one of your three chances.

    • Video Storytelling for the Web: Course Assessment
    • Natural Sound Packages: Course Assessment
    • Reporting, Writing for TV and the Web: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Reporting, Writing for TV and the Web" at Poynter's NewsU. Do not click the back button when taking the assessments. Doing so will take you out of the assessment and would probably count as a failure for one of your three chances.

    • Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling" at Poynter's NewsU.

  • Mobile Newsgathering Certificate

    Certificate Program

    This is a certificate designed to help refine skills in mobile journalism.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • How and When to Shoot Video with a Smartphone: Course Assessment
    • Getting Started with Mobile Reporting Course Assessment
    • The Camera With You: How, and When, to Shoot with a Smartphone: Course Assessment
    • Tools for Mobile Journalism 2015: Course Assessment
    • Mobile Video Storytelling with Videolicious Course Assessment
    • The New Journalism Front Page Is on Your Phone: Course Assessment
  • Morehouse College Digital Course Pack: ENG 387 New Media Technology (Spring 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in ENG 387 New Media Technology at Morehouse College.

  • Morehouse College New Media Technology Certificate (ENG 387 Fall 2016)

    Certificate Program

    This certificate in New Media Technology is available to students in ENG 387 New Media Technology with Omar Harbison at Morehouse College.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Audacity Tutorial: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the Audacity tutorial at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Making Words, Pictures and Sound Work Together: Course Assessment
  • Morehouse College New Media Technology Course Pack (ENG 387 Fall 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in ENG 387 New Media Technology at Morehouse College.

  • Multimedia Basics Certificate Program

    Certificate Program

    Demonstrate your knowledge of multimedia basics by earning this certificate from Poynter's NewsU.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Video Storytelling for the Web: Course Assessment
    • Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Reporting Across Platforms: Course Assessment (NEW!)
    • Writing for the Ear: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Writing for the Ear" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Telling Stories with Sound: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Telling Stories with Sound" at Poynter's NewsU.

  • Northern Arizona JLS 205: Social Media for Journalists Certificate Program (Fall 2018)

    Certificate Program

    The core skills you need to connect with sources, find story ideas, promote your brand and engage your audience.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Social Media and Analytics: Strategies and Metrics You’ll Actually Use: Course Assessment
    • LinkedIn for Journalists and Educators: Course Assessment
    • You Are what You Tweet: Course Assessment
    • Using Facebook as a Reporting Tool: Course Assessment
    • How News Organizations Can Make the Most of Snapchat: Course Assessment
  • Northern Arizona University Course Pack: JLS 105-001 (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in JLS 105 at Northern Arizona University.

  • Northern Arizona University Course Pack: JLS 105-002 (Fall 2018)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in JLS 105 at Northern Arizona University.

  • Ohio University Digital Course Pack: J2311 Forster (Spring 2016)

    Digital Course Pack

    This Digital Course Pack is for students enrolled in J2311 Forster (Spring 2016) at Ohio University.