ERIC Number: ED099890
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Stylebook: A Guide for Writers and Editors; A Manual of Style with Recommended Practices for High School Publications.
Quill and Scroll Foundation, Iowa City, IA.
This stylebook provides guidelines for the uniform editing of student newspapers and summarizes rules now widely accepted by student journalists, faculty advisors, and parents based on practices advocated in curriculum guides, textbooks, and other instructional materials used in the teaching of English. Some of the rules of editing covered include suggestions on format, margins, column length and width, abbreviations, capitalization, punctuation, spelling, numerals and figures, and quotations. In addition, rules for editing sports reporting are given. The rules presented in this stylebook are consistent with those in the Associated Press and United Press International stylebooks. (RB)
Descriptors: Editing, Guidelines, Journalism, Reference Materials, School Newspapers, Secondary Education, Student Publications
Quill and Scroll, School of Journalism, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 ($0.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Quill and Scroll Foundation, Iowa City, IA.