Entries by Tom Hutchinson

Twenty-three SNO customer sites named NSPA Online Pacemaker Award Finalists

Twenty-three sites in the SNO network were among the 28 finalists for the National Scholastic Press Association Online Pacemaker Awards. We’re tremendously proud of these outstanding programs. They include: Scot Scoop, Carlmont High School, Belmont, CA The Boiling Point, Shalhevet High School, Los Angeles, CA The Paly Voice, Palo Alto Senior High School, Palo Alto, CA The […]

NEW! Attend intensive SNO training workshop this summer in Minneapolis

Join us this summer at one of three SNO Adviser Academy workshops, an immersive 2-1/2-day training for journalism advisers at our headquarters in Minneapolis, Minn. SNO’s technical trainer Alex McNamee will be on hand to meet you where you are and take you to the next level with this new workshop designed to give you a complete […]

The SNO Distinguished Sites Application Season Is Now Open!

Starting today and ending on April 30, 2020, you can (and really should) apply for any (or all) of the SNO Distinguished Sites badges representing six key components of a modern news website: Continuous Coverage Site Excellence Story Page Excellence Best of SNO Excellence in Writing Multimedia Audience Engagement Exclusively for SNO customers, the SNO Distinguished Sites […]

Meet the brand new FLOW – Your all-in-one newsroom management tool from SNO

We know that overseeing a journalism program involves a lot of moving parts. That’s why five years ago we created FLOW, an all-in-one newsroom management system designed to help you manage the chaos. Today, we’re excited to announce that we’ve rebuilt FLOW from the ground up. Here are just a few of the features that you […]

SNO recognizes 49 student publications as SNO Distinguished Sites for 2018-19

SNO’s Distinguished Sites national recognition program, developed six years ago in an effort to more-clearly outline a set of standards for online student journalism excellence, saw more participation and success than ever before during the 2018-2019 school year. SNO recognized 49 student publications as distinguished sites, compared to 27 last year, and awarded a total […]