three students sitting at a table and looking at a pile of yearbooks

Kickstart your year with Training Resources

Familiarize yourself with the wide range of materials our training resources page has to offer.

Jill Chittum

Featured post

Idea File Supplement

Getting caught up in sports action is fine for fans, but editors need to look beyond the contact sheet frames showing action on the field. When the game-winning play fails to score or a key player is out of a big game, it is the easily overlooked sideline image that often tells the story best.

Read more

July 16, 2009 / Idea File Supplement

Material presented in the clearest, most obvious way. Commonly presented preceded by numbers or bullets. Great way to unload lists of names, awards, etc. from the body of feature copy.

Read more

July 16, 2009 / Idea File Supplement

Traditionally, a yearbook’s cover, endsheets, title page, opening, closing and division spreads together form the book’s theme development package. On these theme pages, both the verbal and the visual are important. Recurring motifs-words, graphic elements, and designs-link these pages just as the theme or unifying idea links the sections of the book.

Read more