is a national touring workshop serving journalists in their own cities. Sponsored by the Associated Press Media Editors
, NewsTrain programs are designed to provide training in the skills, knowledge, and information newsroom leaders need in a rapidly changing media setting.
NewsTrain programs are aimed at all levels of newsroom editors and managers, reporters, copy editors, visual journalists, and online producers. College journalism educators and student journalists are also welcome and find NewsTrain programs valuable.
NewsTrain will be in Toronto, Ontario, on Sept. 13-14, 2012, for a two-day workshop co-sponsored by Metroland Media Group
and Newspapers Canada
. The NewsTrain Toronto advisory committee includes The Canadian Press, the Ontario Community Newspapers Association, The Toronto Star, and Ryerson University.NewsTrain Toronto 2012Date:
September 13 @ 10 am-6 pm, and September 14 @ 9 am-5 pmLocation:
Torstar Vaughan Press Centre, 1 Century Place, Woodbridge, Ontario, L4L 8R2.Registration fee:
$50 per person, plus applicable tax. To register, click on the "Register Now!" link at the top of this page.Questions:
Contact Michael Roberts, NewsTrain Project Director, email@example.com