Theory and practice should be taught together. Theoretical concepts should be learnt through practice. Teachers should make an effort to know their surrounding media in order to use examples close to the students’ context. Collaborating with local media is essential in the journalist education process and should be included in university programs. Universities should develop strategies to help students’ written works be published in digital journals or local media. It is crucial to teach how to use social media as professional tools, as they guarantee interaction with the audience.
This good practices is mainly informed by the interview with Javier Guallar, Profesor en Facultat de Biblioteconomia i Documentació, UB, Spain