JEM Senior Elijah Herington granted Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington Program
JEM senior Elijah Herington reported home on a recent visit to the White House. “President Obama was giving a speech on his decision to grant No Child Left Behind waivers to 10 states. One of these states just so happened to be Tenn. so I headed down to the White House with Knox News Sentinel correspondent, Michael Collins. He thought it would be a good way to become acquainted with reporting from the White House. It was” said Herington.
You can read more about Elijah’s experience on his official Scripps Howard Foundation Wire blog: http://shfwire.com/taxonomy/term/352