Poynter’s Beat Academy is a virtual classroom designed to provide journalists from any newsroom the skills to tackle emerging coverage areas, like private equity, and better grounding on key topics like immigration, climate change response, federal infrastructure dollars and more. Pick the sessions you need the most or attend all 18 over eight months. Sign up as an individual for $75 to access all webinars, or enroll multiple people.
Each webinar will last 90 minutes, and recordings of each session will be available.
All webinars take place on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain. Dates and topics include:
The growing reach of private equity (March 2, 16, 30)
Preparing for climate change (April 6, 13, 27)
Tracking ARPA funds and infrastructure projects near you (May 4, 18)
New immigration patterns and challenges (June 8, 15)
Bringing a community focus to crime reporting (July 13, 20)
Topic to be announced! (July 27, Aug. 3)
Health care trends in non-metro areas (Sept. 7, 21)
Misinformation (Oct. 5, 19)