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Law and Ethics Keynote

Take a look at this 14 minute Keynote presentation that reviews Law and Ethics related to journalism. For more detailed info, or to speak with a lawyer, visit the Student Press Law Center.

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Why Take Broadcast Journalism Classes?

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Ongoing In this dynamic series of classes, students work collaboratively to produce one of the most highly regarded, nationally award-winning high school newscasts in the country, The Mustang Morning News. These classes take students far beyond traditional journalism courses by teaching them skills and processes that will prepare them for college and work in […]

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Why Take Cinematic Arts Classes?

Learn how to make movies in this exciting, hands-on class.  No experience necessary. Students learn the fundamentals of how to make short films, including cinematography, editing, sound design and recording, screenwriting, directing, producing and more.  Advanced classes explore lighting and grip, motion graphics and longer-fromat projects. Students work in small groups to produce a variety […]

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Blog Criteria and Rubric

Attached is the rubric for writing and posting blogs on the MMN website.  Please refer to this information BEFORE you begin writing your blog. BJ Blogging rubric

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How to Use Twitter

Attached is a PDF that outlines how you should use Twitter as a member of the MMN Staff.  Please follow these guidelines when using the social media site as a journalist. Twitter How To

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Journalism Code of Ethics

Attached is a PDF Model Code of Ethics drafted by NSPA.  Please use this as a reference for your upcoming work in this class. wheel_modelcodeofethics

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How to Write a Production Journal

All team projects require you to complete a Production Journal.  They are due the same day that we screen the final cut of your project. The Production Journal is a way for you to reflect on your work and that of your group. You should write an honest, specific critique of the finished project and […]

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Interviews: Beyond the Basics

The PDF below has slides that continue our discussion for broadcast interviews.  Please review these before writing your questions for your interviews. interview beyond basics  

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How to Use Google Docs

All of your written work must be submitted using Google Docs.  This is a great way for you to save your work, share it with Mr Hernandez or other teammates, and collaborate on documents.  You don’t have to email documents or print them out. To share your work with Mr. Hernandez: Share your doc with this […]

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