Broadcast Journalism

2021 NLC Topic

You and/or your team are a part of your school’s broadcast team. Develop and deliver a LIVE broadcast event that includes the following: 

Teacher spotlight

Local Community Event

A unique story about your school; include history and/or statistics about your school

Event Introduction

Broadcast Journalism is a ‘Presentation Event with Equipment’. These events include a presentation. Review Guidelines for more details. 

Broadcast Jounalism is a Team or Individual Event 



Competitors must research and develop the topic prior to conference and be prepared to deliver a 7 minute LIVE news broadcast to the judges. 

Competitors are permitted to bring prepared notes of any type and visual aids (electronic, printed, etc.) to the presentation.

Competitors should introduce themselves and present the news broadcast to the judges.