Russell’s Roving Reporters is a digital media production program for fourth and fifth grade students. It was founded in 2005 by Mr. Russell, a former Technology teacher at Silver Ridge Elementary and was designed to help students practice leadership skills while learning how to produce videos for the school’s live morning announcements. Since its inception, over 600 students have participated in the program.

2018-19 Stories

Currently, Russell’s Roving Reporters is being held at Silver Ridge Elementary.  These videos are being produced by 5th Grade students under the supervision of Chester is Cool founder, Sean Russell.

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Watch hundreds of stories from Russell’s Roving Reporters alumni and relive what it was like to be a student from 2005 to the present.