Newsletters

Jump Start the School Year with SRL

August 2021 - Monthly Newsletter

As we all return to the classroom in different ways, SRL applauds the courage and bravery of educators and students alike. These are complex times. The entire SRL team extends our support, as you bolster student learning amid ever-changing circumstances.

Count on us to help you through it. You’ve got this.

June Newsletter from SRL

June 2021 - Monthly Newsletter

SRL’s latest news and resources for educators and students on digital journalism, media making, and media literacy.

Founder’s Note: On Our Minds after being ‘Disrupted’

May 2021 - Founder's Note

Summer is here, cicadas are showing up on DC’s weather radar, and most of us are straggling across the finish line exhausted and burnt out. So I wanted to share where I’m getting my energy and hope these days: student storytelling and SRL special projects.

Spring Forward with SRL

April 2021 - Monthly Newsletter

SRL’s latest news and resources for educators and students on digital journalism, media making, and media literacy.

Founder’s Note: One Year Later

March 2021 - Founder's Note

Unbelievably, this week marks an entire year since Student Reporting Labs started to work from home and SRL students and teachers entered the uncharted territory known as remote learning. Over the course of the year, we experienced students recording first drafts of history in real time (April 2020); exhaustion, trauma and grief (July 2020); Gen Z and the election tipping point (October 2020); and programming innovations that will take SRL in new directions in 2021 (January 2021).

Catch SRL’s Newest Webinars

February 2021 - Monthly Newsletter

SRL’s latest news and resources for educators and students on digital journalism, media making, and media literacy.

“Dear Mr. President and Madam Vice President…”

January 2021 - Monthly Newsletter

Dear SRL community: After a series of history-making events this month, we continue to be inspired by your resilience and will be here for you with ongoing resources and opportunities for your students to make meaningful media and share their voices.

Founder’s Note: What we’re looking forward to in 2021

December 2020 - Founder's Note

2021 should be about learning from our mistakes, so to break my long-standing habit of burying the lede, I’ll start right off the top with what I’m most looking forward to in the new year…

Post-Election Wrap, Back to School Diaries, and More

November 2020 - Monthly Newsletter

Dear SRL community: As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches and the nation grapples with the worsening coronavirus pandemic, we stand together with you during these challenging times, grateful for our connection and your ongoing investment of time and passion. The NewsHour looks to you to be our local eyes and ears, so please reach out, and let us know what is going on and how we can help.