KEMPA Journalism

  • October 30Advisers, plan to attend Winter Advisers Seminar, March 1-2


Make it your year to grow with KEMPA!

KEMPA will help you make the next school year more — more creative, more connected, more whatever you want it to be. We extend a warm invitation and welcome to be part of the Kettle Moraine Press Association, serving journalism advisers and their students in Wisconsin and Illinois.

More Training

KEMPA Summer Workshop offers students and teachers four intensive days, learning about writing, photography, design, leadership – and a FREE day for Advisers too.

More Inspiration

Let experienced advisers and journalism professionals inspire you and your students at KEMPA Fall Scholastic Journalism Conference at UW-Whitewater each October.

More Awards

KEMPA recognizes outstanding teachers, friends, of scholastic journalism, administrators, members of the press and KEMPA members who have served the profession.

More Networking

Winter Advisers Seminar is the perfect time and place to share ideas with other advisers and learn from a nationally known, award-winning journalism adviser.

More Creative

KEMPA brings you Day Workshops tailored to your students’ needs, delivered at your school, on your schedule, with just the topic you want.

More Connected

KEMPA website, Twitter and Facebook page has links to journalism resources and full information about all KEMPA events.

More Savings

KEMPA members save money with reduced fees for all KEMPA events.

More Scholarships

Your seniors can apply for a college scholarship based on their work with your KEMPA member publication.

Want a printed version of these GREAT reasons to join KEMPA? You can download them here:  2017 KEMPA membership flyer!


Becoming a member of KEMPA is simple – complete the KEMPAmembership_form_2017-18 and email or mail it in with your check.

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