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Half term encouragement!

We often find that the Spring half term is a pivotal time for our competition entrants. Ideas have been formulated, plans made but sometimes things can fall by the wayside, particularly with the demands of everyday life.

This post comes as encouragement to press ahead.

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New Year, a new resolution…

Happy New Year! I hope the holiday refreshed you all for the new term and an exciting 2019.

Our New Year’s resolution here at Shine is to make our competition categories and the entry form more inclusive, clear and user-friendly this year. With this in mind I’m excited to announce that we’ve have re-defined the following categories:

  • Best Design and Layout has been re-named Best Print and Design
  • Best Feature has changed to Best Stand-Alone Piece
  • Best Business Strategy has changed to Best Marketing Strategy

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The School Community

It’s the week before Christmas, and everyone is looking forward to having some time at home with their families.

Whichever community we live in, this holiday is traditionally a time for people to get together and share their common values.

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The prizes!

With the Christmas shopping season upon us, everyone is thinking about what to give to everyone else. But how about something you win for your school and yourself…?

Let’s cut to the chase, the Shine School Media Awards has some fantastic prizes.

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You’re never too young to start!

Budding journalists, designers, photographers, illustrators, editors, reviewers, entrepreneurs, sports fanatics, and… well, just about anyone can help to put a school magazine together!

It just takes teamwork and a room to meet and get creative.

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Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Feb 19
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Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Feb 19
Some half-term encouragement from Shine Chair Alison Strachan. There's still plenty of time to register and complete your 2019 entry in the wide range of school magazine, website, newspaper or podcast categories. Get involved! >>> https://t.co/JntohaXFyn #UKEdChat https://t.co/ZregiAUTAS

Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Jan 19
Turn coursework into cash for your school! The Shine School Media Awards competition is a perfect fit for AQA Media Studies GCSE & A Level students. Get your qualification, a fantastic prize AND CV kudos >>> https://t.co/7Ac857IOur #UKEdChat #GCSEMediaStudies #ALevelMediaStudies https://t.co/NIqqJeEoL0