Perhaps its greatest challenge is getting the younger generation to participate in hard news.
Helen Shreeve writing on the BBC's editors blog today asks
Can the gap be narrowed between how teenagers create and broadcast their own content via the internet and mobile phones and the traditional news broadcasters?
And tells of a project tomorrow where
BBC News is working with more than 250 schools across the UK to turn thousands of teenagers into news broadcasters for the day.
Some of the topics being covered are,living with cancer, and campaigning on Darfur.No mention of Heath Ledger or Britney Spears.I wish them well
I wish them well