Media 101 Training Resources

You can begin working with reporters to raise awareness of early childhood issues using the resources below.

Media 101 Training Call Recording

Listen to communications experts from the Ounce of Prevention Fund and advocates from the Peoria Early Childhood Forum talk about how to work with the media to effectively advocate for young children. (Download audio file). Recorded 6/20/11.

General Media Tips

Identifying Media Outlets and Reporters

Developing Messages

Write a Press Release or Letter to the Editor

Resources to Share with Reporters

Published Letters to the Editor

Media Stories