Effective Communicators

Prepare your students with 21st-Century skills

The Effective Communicators Program supports middle- and high-school English Language Arts teachers with a Journalistic Learning curriculum and professional development. It includes 30 comprehensive lesson plans that guide students from start to finish through a Journalistic Learning project. If you want students to acquire journalistic skills like media literacy, critical thinking, and effective communication, have them do as journalists do!


Effective Communicators supports the teaching of 21st-Century skills with an engaging student-centered approach. Lessons are ELA standards-aligned and no prior journalism experience is needed. All lessons and resources are available through an intuitive online platform. Students learn ​​a range of skills from media literacy to objective writing and effective speaking.

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