We have stories throughout the Network on issues that have directly affected marginalized communities, but what else is occurring there? Is this story a boiling point? Where else across the country has this same issue happened? How did it affect them? This will use Census data and two new network tools: Diversity Dashboard and Pass the Mic, to see where stories land and how to cultivate follow ups with sources.
Featuring: Krystal Nurse, reporter in Lansing, Mich., CJ Benjamin, director of audience engagement and trust and Rachel Kilroy, project manager in our content innovations group
Handy bookmark for census reporters
Here’s the census tract Krystal used during her demo.
More training on Digital design and production:
Protected: Master classes for business reporters and editors, Part II
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Diversity and the newsroom: Tips for expanding coverage and supporting reporters of color
The Columbus Dispatch’s Erica Thompson explores a few big stories and offers tips on advocating for diverse coverage and better support of reporters of color.
Engage diverse communities by hosting sessions.