Training Frontline Editors: Once Overlooked, Now Happening

McLellan, Michele
March 2006
Nieman Reports;Spring2006, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p73
The article relates the development of various training programs well suited for frontline editors. These training programs help them to be more effective at doing what is required of them. In 2003, an intensive training program for newsroom managers was created by Mike Phillips, editorial development director for E. W. Scripps Newspapers. Also, the Society of Metro Editors was established to provide a professional forum to serve frontline local news editors.


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