Journalism and Training Resources

Explore journalism resources from NewsU, Poynter.org and our valued training partners.
  • Reporting Resources from the McCormick Foundation's Specialized Reporting Institutes

    Looking for resources to help you cover key topics? From investigating local government to understanding the impact of the economic crisis on families, we can help. These workshops, Webinars and resource pages, provided through the Robert R. McCormick Foundation’s Specialized Reporting Institute (SRI) program, feature the sources and resources you need to cover stories with context and confidence.
  • Journalism Certificate Program

    Your next career move starts here. Build your resume and boost your skills with certificates from Poynter NewsU. From social media and mobile newsgathering, to editing, reporting and adjunct teaching, each program covers the essential skills and best practices you need to succeed. And each Poynter program comes with the great teaching you've come to expect from the global leader in journalism.

    Want to put the power of Poynter training to work in your organization? We've built custom programs for a range of media organizations, including National Geographic, The McClatchy Company, Journal Media and Gannett. If you are interested in a custom program for your organization, please contact us at info@newsu.org.

    Read our Certificate FAQ here.

  • Poynter NewsU Training Points

    Our new rewards program lets you earn training points every time you watch a Webinar, tell a friend about a course or join in other e-learning at Poynter's NewsU. You can redeem your points for Webinars, software training, video tutorials and more. The more you learn, the more you earn.