What Journalism Schools Should Be Teaching 1/2/08Posted by Steve Boriss in J-schools.
My article this week at Pajamas Media explores journalism schools. Should those seeking careers in news attend them? Can today’s j-schools — with faculties that consist almost entirely of Old Media experts and practitioners, courses about conventional media tactics, and premises built upon now-failing models of objectivity and verification — prepare students for the new world of New Media? Of course not. Check-out my blueprint for a 21st-century curriculum at Pajamas Media.