Amy Howe on how to cover SCOTUS

Every Community is Affected by Mental Illness
Stories about mental health are under-reported, and three award-winning journalists share what they learned while covering the issue.

Is Your Newsroom Prepared to Cover a Terrorist Attack?
Journalists share lessons learned from covering the terrorist attacks in San Bernardino, Brussels, Paris and Boston.

Supremes Take the Spotlight, but Stories Abound in Other Courts
The courts beat is rich with potential stories, well beyond the Supreme Court.

From plays to poetry and community forums, journalists can build relationships with their most loyal readers.

Law Enforcement Takes a Different Tactic on Opioid Users
Officials in Massachusetts town changed the thinking of police officers to help – not arrest – opioid users.

Redefining How Society Looks at Drug Use
As an epidemic of opioid overuse hits small towns and big cities, an expert says society should reconsider how it deals with addiction.

Using Software Platform Tableau to Build and Launch Online Visualizations

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press on how journalists can make the most of public records laws – and also how to best work the system.

USA Today’s Jasper Colt, a multimedia producer, offers practical tips for taking and editing photos and videos, with the help of a few easy-to-use apps.

Whether asking for details on health care costs, or if city streets have been plowed after a big storm, tapping your audience can yield new information.

Pinterest can help you find patients to humanize cancer stories.

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