ERIC Number: ED103853
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Helpful Hints for the Journalism Teacher and Publication Adviser.
Matlock, C. Marshall, Ed.
This book is designed to help journalism teachers and publications advisors improve the journalistic skills of high school students in the classroom through yearbook and newspaper activities. Hundreds of techniques and suggestions for teaching students to write, prepare headlines, design layout, and sell and prepare advertisements are presented. The suggestions on writing include teaching students how to write columns, features, and editorials, as well as how to report on news and sports. The document concludes with sample forms that are useful to high school journalism staffs in obtaining information and releases for purposes of publication. (RB)
Descriptors: Headlines, Journalism, Layout (Publications), News Reporting, School Newspapers, Secondary Education, Student Publications, Teaching Methods, Writing (Composition), Yearbooks
Sister M. Rita Jeanne, Secretary-Treasurer, JEA, Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, St. Rose Convent, LaCrosse, Wisconsin 54601 ($2.50 plus $0.25 postage)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Journalism Education Association.