NIE Image Blurb

The Arkansas Press Association, through its Newspaper in Education (NIE) program, has created an extensive array of education resources for teachers and NIE Coordinators throughout the state. With the assistance of corporate partners, Arkansas NIE now provides a wide range of teaching materials that anyone can use free, with just the click of a button.

* NIE Spotlight

Digital NIE

A Guide to Digital NIE

The NAA Foundation presents the first-ever complete guide to using electronic editions with NIE programs. This 60-page white paper provides step-by-step directions for launching a digital NIE program, suitable for newspapers already producing electronic editions as well as newspapers just getting started with them.

Download Digital NIE here (2.95 MB).

For more information contact info@arkansaspress.org.

* APA News

News-Editorial Contest winners announced

The winners of the 2014 Better Newspaper News-Editorial Contest were announced July 12 during the Arkansas Press Association Awards Luncheon at the Embassy Suites in Hot Springs. The luncheon concluded this year's SuperConvention. Click the link below for a complete list of this year's winners:

Winners of the 2014 Arkansas Press Association Better Newspaper News-Editorial Contest

New Freedom of Information Handbooks available

The 16th Edition of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Handbook is now available. Copies may be obtained from the Arkansas Attorney General, 200 Catlett Prien Tower Building, Little Rock, AR 72201; 501.682.2007; Fax: 501.682.8084; website: www.arkansasag.gov. Copies may also be obtained from the Arkansas Press Association, 411 South Victory, Little Rock, AR 72201; 501.374.1500; Fax: 501.374.7509, and can be downloaded from the "Publications" section of this website: arkansaspress.org/publications.

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* Upcoming Events

Arkansas Recycling Coalition Annual Conference

The Arkansas Recycling Coalition will present its 24th Annual Conference and Trade Show Monday, Sept. 29-Wednesday, Oct. 1 at the Inn of the Ozarks Conference Center in Eureka Springs. Follow the link below for more information.

24th Annual ARC Conference and Trade Show

The Arkansas Press Association is a founding member of the ARC and is represented on its board.