ERIC Number: ED200964
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Newspaper Fundamentals & Scorebook.
Paschal, James F., Ed.
Intended for use by contest judges as well as by school publications' staff and advisers in evaluating their products, this booklet summarizes the fundamentals of journalism as they apply to student publications and outlines established practices and production techniques that are essential to a good publication. The booklet provides a 1,000 point scoring system for judging school newspapers, newsmagazines, and community newspaper pages. Specific areas covered in the scoring system include (1) newspaper content and news coverage, writing and editing, design and display, and special features; (2) newsmagazine format, content, writing and editing, graphic design, and creativity; and (3) community newspaper page content and news coverage, writing and editing, and design and display. (FL)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Columbia Scholastic Press Association, New York, NY.
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