A Backpack Journalist

Nominate a Deserving Military Family – living in the state of Georgia~

June 9, 2013

ATLANTA, GEORGIA The deadline is fast approaching! The Montlick Law Firm in Atlanta and WSB-TV (Channel 2 - ABC) partnered to sponsor a "most deserving Military Family Contest."  The winning military family receives an...

A Backpack Journalist interviewed by the “teen doc!” Dr. John Mayer!

June 4, 2013

JUNE 3, 2013 - CHICAGO, Illinois A Backpack Journalist was one of TEN national youth support programs (workshops and camps) to be selected for an interview with Dr.John Mayer.  His program is featured on www.webtalkradio.net. Listen...

How to Become a Citizen’s Journalist!

A Backpack Journalist Reporter

May 31, 2013

Atlanta, Georgia June 1, 2013 No writing experience required.  That's right. A Backpack Journalist - teachers have assembled a guide to becoming a "Citizen's Journalist!" and achieve "News Literacy". What's that...

Virginia Highlands, Atlanta, Georgia: Summerfest! Come join our Backpackers at the KIDSFEST Area!

May 30, 2013

Atlanta, Georgia JUNE 1 to JUNE 2, 2013: - come join our team of "Backpackers" in the KIDSFEST - DOWN ON THE FARM area, located at the streets:  Arcadia and Virginia Ave.  We will be bringing in our "hats" and offering free...

A Backpack Journalist Atlanta based workshops to include Field Trips!

May 30, 2013

ATLANTA, Georgia May 30, 2014 Atlanta based workshops beginning June 10 - 14 and June 24-28 to be held at The Showcase Camera School of Photography will include a field trip to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. It's all...

“Backpackers” to report from the Points of Light Conference!

A Backpack Journalist

May 27, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC - June 19-22, 2013 Join Daniel, Hannah and Jessica  - all "backpack reporters" from the Points of Light Conference at the Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC.   Plus, on Saturday, each of these youth...

A Nature Storytelling Camp! Complete with digital photography lessons.

April 17, 2013

Atlanta, Georgia April 17, 2013 "We are heading west!"  Are you a military youth living near Colorado Springs and have a love of nature and ready for a great experience!  We have a 3-day workshop and camp now accepting registration.  Read on - as this cam...

A Backpack Journalist’ Fun and Educational Workshops/Camps are coming to Atlanta!

April 1, 2013

A Backpack Journalist’ fun and educational summer workshop/camps are coming to Atlanta!  Day sessions are open to teens, ages 12 -17, with each workshop/camp combining digital photography, and storytelling, with writing and broadcast f...

Summer Workshops – 2013

March 16, 2013

A Backpack Journalist - Summer Workshops are now open for registrations. Here - we will be posting the student's work from each workshop! For more locations/details - go to our Curriculum Link and click on Workshops 2013. So...

Asleep at the Wheel…from Austin, Texas! Closes out the Cowboy Gathering!

March 9, 2013

March 9, 2013 - almost midnight. No one plays guitar like Ray Benson, or the fiddle like Jason!  The entire band - no words can share how great their music was tonight!.  Asleep at the Wheel, from Austin, Texas has be...

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