ERIC Number: ED199748
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
The New Adviser. Updated Second Edition.
Garcia, Mario R.
Designed for use by both beginning and experienced school newspaper advisers, this handbook offers information in all phases of newspaper production. Topics discussed in the handbook's 15 chapters include: (1) purposes of the student newspaper; (2) authority and adviser/administrator relations; (3) organizing the staff and working with it; (4) production techniques; (5) journalism law and ethics, with an emphasis on newspaper responsibility; (6) coverage of news and trends; (7) reporting the news; (8) elements of style; (9) features to attract all readers; (10) editorials; (11) sports coverage; (12) in-depth writing; (13) editing to insure accuracy and readability; (14) headlines that sell stories; and (15) the graphics side of production. The handbook also contains a list of resources to help the adviser. (FL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Columbia Scholastic Press Advisers Association, New York, NY.