A Back Pack Journalist


A Backpack Journalist ™ has the following objectives for all our workshops and training events.  To help youth by:

  • Providing a creative method of expressing themselves to others
  • Helping them communicate in an open and honest way
  • Building self esteem
  • Introducing them to other military youth with similar circumstances
  • Opening up life opportunities beyond what they can see for themselves – real world experiences
  • Providing academic support for journalism and photography
  • Encouraging them to become their own life’s storyteller
  • Preparing them for expanding their education in a new digital world
  • Furnishing them fun and engaging activities
  • Allowing them to get to know themselves and to find their voice!
  • Become literate in the collection of news and how important fact-based reporting is.

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