A Quill and Scroll podcast for high school journalists around the world. Listen along to learn about scholastic journalism and its intersection with politics, economics, sports, lifestyle, and culture. You’ll hear from some of the biggest names in the journalism industry. Here’s the Podbean page that contains all our episodes over the past few years. Enjoy!


Season 3 of The Source features interviews with judges from the Writing, Photo, and Multimedia Contest in advance of the February deadline for entries. Learn what judges are looking for and what defines great journalism in every area of the contest.

Episode 31: Jack Kennedy on critiques

Episode 30: Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg

Episode 29: JEA President Sarah Nichols

Episode 28: Scholastic Journalism Week

Episode 27: Entering the WPM Contest

Episode 26: Annie Wooden on Design

Episode 25: CNN’s Erica Hernandez on pandemic coverage

Episode 24: Trevor Ivan on good journalism no matter the medium

Episode 23: News Feature Photography and Photo Illustration

Episode 22: News Writing and COVID coverage with Fred Wickman

Episode 21: Culture writing

Episode 20: Covering Politics