2014-2015 SNSJ Membership Information

Matthew LaPorte, Co-President


Why join SNSJ?

• Access to SNSJ Listserv

• Member-only lesson plans and activities

• Problem-solving support from board members

• Invitation to mentorship program

• Staff enrollment in recognition program

• (1) on-site session with board members and your staff (1-2 hours) per year

What does it cost?

• $30 annual subscription per publication / $50 for school site

What are the add-ons?

• $20 2014 Newspaper Contest

• $20 2014 Yearbook Contest

• $40 Newspaper Critique

• $40 Yearbook Critique

• $5 (per student) Student Workshops


About Matthew LaPorte

Matthew LaPorte is the current adviser of the Southwest Shadow online news site and The Howl yearbook at Southwest Career and Technical Academy. He is also the co-President of SNSJ. One of his goals as a founding member of SNSJ is to help create a network of students and advisers who can share their expertise and share the benefits of participating in scholastic journalism in Southern Nevada. When he is not working, Matt enjoys heading off to The Pearl or to The Joint to relive his teenage years rocking out.