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Possibilities, Vol. 7 has arrived

The newest edition of Walsworth's idea and showcase book is now available for yearbook staffs to find inspiring design, photography and coverage ideas.

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December 6, 2016 / Staff Management

The holiday season is here, but you are probably well aware that a little yearbook work needs to be mixed in with all the upcoming festivities and family time. Now is a great time to plan student life coverage for the winter break. Editors need to put into place plans to review spreads and proofs,…

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December 5, 2016 / Coverage Spotlight

As a new addition to our Yearbooks Blog series of Spotlights that so far has included Cover Spotlights and Photo Spotlights, we’re excited to start sharing Coverage Spotlights whenever we find interesting, unique or just well-written coverage by yearbook staffs. This week’s Coverage Spotlight comes from the 2016 Tartan yearbook from Homestead High School in…

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December 1, 2016 / Spotlight / Video

Many thanks to Jessica Young, MJE, the yearbook adviser at Orange Glen High School in Escondido, California, for sharing this wonderful story reinforcing just how valuable yearbooks can be. Young was recently contacted via Facebook by someone looking to track down a decade-old Orange Glen yearbook. Anybody who has worked on a yearbook staff knows,…

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November 21, 2016 / Cover Spotlight / Design

In this week’s Cover Spotlight, let’s take a closer look at the 2016 cover from Covenant Christian Academy in Houma, Louisiana. The staff of The Mane Event used colorful paint splatters to create the image of their lion mascot on the cover (seen above). There is just enough paint on the cover for the shape…

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November 17, 2016 / Marketing

Stores are breaking out decorations, kids have begun their wish lists and Thanksgiving is only a week away. The holiday season is officially upon us. If you’re not already considering it, the holidays are a time that yearbook staffs can promote book sales. A great way to do that is by offering yearbook gift certificates…

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November 14, 2016 / 2016 Fall JEA/NSPA / News

Five Walsworth Yearbooks schools placed in the Best of Show contest this past weekend at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention in Indianapolis, including two who finished first. Hauberk from Shawnee Mission East High School in Prairie Village, Kansas, placed first in the Yearbook 337 or More Pages category. In the same category,…

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November 14, 2016 / 2016 Fall JEA/NSPA / News

The National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) announced the results of its 2016 individual contests this past weekend at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention in Indianapolis. Several staff members from Walsworth Yearbooks schools had previously been nominated as Finalists. Design of the Year Michael Hamilton of the Hauberk staff from Shawnee Mission East…

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November 11, 2016 / 2016 Fall JEA/NSPA

Day two of the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention in Indianapolis meant the event was in full swing, as the schedule of sessions and write-off contests began and the exhibit hall wrapped up after its second full day. Walsworth Yearbooks named prize winners in its booth promotions. Becky Amen, the yearbook adviser from…

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November 10, 2016 / 2016 Fall JEA/NSPA

The JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention opened on Thursday afternoon at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis with thousands of attendees converging on the exhibit hall to interact with dozens of exhibitors, including the Walsworth Yearbooks booth. Yearbook advisers and staffs from across the country visited the Walsworth Yearbooks booth to browse through…

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November 8, 2016 / 2016 Fall JEA/NSPA / Walsworth Live

The JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention arrives in Indianapolis this week and Walsworth Yearbooks will be on the scene with coverage here in the Yearbooks Blog and on our Facebook and Twitter pages. On Thursday and Friday, the Walsworth Yearbooks booth on the exhibit floor will be the center of attention. Advisers who…

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