Our Role

To promote the study, practice and reflection of journalism education in Canada and – through the WJEC – beyond.

 

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ was established to:

 

  • Strengthen common purpose of Canadian journalism programs in providing quality education at the college and university level for future generations of Canadian journalists;
  • Participate as an active member of the World Journalism Education Council (WJEC) via J-Schools Canada/É
  • Operate as the official publishing body responsible for J-Source, with funding tied to J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ annual membership fees for Canadian college and university journalism
  • Provide support for the Journalism Interest Group of the CCA.

To promote the study, practice and reflection of journalism education in Canada and – through the WJEC – beyond.

 

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ was established to:

 

  • Strengthen common purpose of Canadian journalism programs in providing quality education at the college and university level for future generations of Canadian journalists;
  • Participate as an active member of the World Journalism Education Council (WJEC) via J-Schools Canada/É
  • Operate as the official publishing body responsible for J-Source, with funding tied to J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ annual membership fees for Canadian college and university journalism
  • Provide support for the Journalism Interest Group of the CCA.