The Spring 2015 issue of Idea File magazine is here, and a lot of information was packed into the feature articles in this issue that will help you start to make early plans for next year.
After many years of being a yearbook adviser and journalism teacher, I was in a rut. At the end of the 2014 school year, I vowed I would revamp my curriculum and try to find new and exciting ways to introduce the world of journalism to my students. There was a buzz in the teaching community about a technique call the Flipped Classroom.
Traditional sectional coverage can get pretty boring after awhile. One way to change things up is by using umbrella coverage, which is beginning to challenge chronological coverage in popularity.
If you have decided to add augmented reality to your book, Aurasma provides some easy-to-use tools for managing and organizing all of your digital assets.
Do you want to ease any stress you are feeling and begin next year without so much chaos? Then a summer yearbook workshop is the answer!
For many high school students, working on the yearbook staff provides the perfect experience to prepare them for college life and beyond.
Continuing in the tradition of creative marketing that led to YearBlinko, the yearbook staff at Shawnee High School recently organized their latest fun promotion around Valentine’s Day.
The next generation of Online Design, the powerful yearbook creation website provided by Walsworth Yearbooks, will be released later this spring when Online Design 2016 becomes available to yearbook staffs for the first time.
Moms and dads toil over photo albums for hours. They search old hard drives in hopes of recovering the one photo that sums up the “awkward years.” Parents give over their precious memories and tearful words so you can create a “Senior Ad.” Now it’s up to your staff to create a beautiful page and keep those parents coming back for more.
Let’s say students went wild at the school Talent Show for a rock band of four junior girls who only formed their group three months ago. Your staff has photos from the show for the yearbook, but they would like to profile the band and include photos from their practices at home. That’s even easier with Walsworth’s newest mobile app, Yearbook Snap.