GVS gave him the writing skills; Fios1 News covered the story.
7th Grader Konrad Schwarz is one of 45 students nationwide to be selected as a journalist for Scholastic News' "Kids Press Corps". Kid Reporters ages 10-14 in the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps cover "news for kids, by kids" with coverage of current events, breaking news, entertainment stories, and sports events from their hometowns and on the national stage. Their stories appear online at the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps website and in select issues of Scholastic Classroom Magazine, which reaches more than 25 million students in classrooms nationwide.
The annual selection of Kid Reporters is based on writing ability, interviewing skills, and attention to detail. The Kid Reporter application included:
- A typed news article.
- A typed essay that answers the question "Why do you want to be a Kid Reporter?"
- Two ideas for stories about their community that they would like to work on as a Kid Reporter
- WEBSITE: www.scholastic.com/kidspress
- Konrad's official press bio