Shine news

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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Don’t forget the prizes!

The creation of a school newspaper or magazine can help to build so many important skills for the future.

Teamwork, literacy, design and leadership skills amongst others are all necessary to successfully put a coherent publication together.

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Curriculum and creativity

It feels like autumn has got into full swing and I hope everyone has got their teeth into the new term.

Some of you may be wondering how a school magazine can fit into your already bursting schedules, and with a new exam-based curriculum, we understand these issues.

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Start a school publishing project, end up prize winners…

Hello headteachers, heads of department, teachers and librarians!

We hope that your new term has got off to a good start and now that all systems are go, we would like to ask that you consider starting a pupil-led school magazine, newspaper, website or podcast.

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Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Mar 20
We understand that entering the Shine competition may not be top of your priorities. However, during these exceptional circumstances we will be accepting all entries as pdf files, even if they are unfinished >>>

Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Mar 20
Spring update from the Shine School Media Awards: if your school creates a newspaper, magazine, website or podcast, enter our competition to win a range of great prizes >>> #UKEdChat

Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Feb 20
Could your school create a project eligible for this year's Shine Awards? Yes! We're supplying a set of lesson plans on our website helping teachers and setting your students up for the future. Find out more >>> #ShineSMA20 #UKEdChat