How can the stories we tell change the world we live in and the lives we lead? What is news? What's the difference between news and information? What makes a story newsworthy? What are the elements of a good news story? What are journalistic ethics?
Street-Level Youth Media (www.street-level.org) trains Chicago youth in digital journalism, video production, audio and music production, stop-motion, digital photography, and graphic arts. It is an educational partner, a production studio, and a social enterprise. Its multi-media studio is at 1637 N. Ashland Avenue in Wicker Park, but it works city-wide with partner schools and organizations.