About the Scholastic Kids Press Corps
Members of the Scholastic Kids Press Corps cover news stories around the
nation for Scholastic News Online and Scholastic's classroom magazines.
More than 50 press corps members will be chosen for the 2006-2007 school
Two Kid Reporters interview former NBC
anchor Tom Brokaw in the NBC studios in New York City. Brokaw talked
about his experience covering political conventions since the 1960s.
(Photo by James Levin, Studio 10)
The program is open to all students who read Scholastic News Grades
4-6, Junior Scholastic, and other classroom magazines. Kid Reporters
are chosen based on the quality of submitted writing samples and enthusiasm
for the job.
The new Scholastic Kids Press Corps members will be announced online
in early November.
To apply send us the following:
A recent picture of you
A 1-page letter explaining why you want to be a reporter
A 400-word story about what makes your city and state special.
Entries must be postmarked no later then October 9, 2006.
Send your complete entry to:
Scholastic Kids Press Corps #4046
New York, NY 10012