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National HS journalism groups

There are six main scholastic journalism organizations:

STUDENT PRESS LAW CENTER
The Student Press Law Center is the nation's only legal assistance agency devoted exclusively to educating high school and college journalists about the rights and responsibilities embodied in the First Amendment and supporting the student news media in their struggle to cover important issues free from censorship.
JOURNALISM EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
The Journalism Education Association is the only independent national scholastic journalism organization for teachers and advisers.
COLUMBIA SCHOLASTIC PRESS ASSOCIATION
CSPA is an international student press association uniting student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges and award programs.
QUILL AND SCROLL
Quill and Scroll is an international honorary society with the goals of promoting and creating interest in high school journalism.
NATIONAL SCHOLASTIC PRESS ASSOCIATION
The National Scholastic Press Association serves student media in secondary schools and journalism education programs in the United States and abroad. Membership is by publication, not by school or individual.
DOW JONES NEWS FUND
The Fund's emphasis is on education for students and educators as part of its mission to promote careers in journalism.