August 4, 2015 / Staff Management

Getting the staff organized to start the year

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

It’s inevitable. Summer is starting to wind down and the start of the new school year is fast approaching for many yearbook staffs.

Recently in the Yearbooks Blog, we shared Walsworth’s First 30 Days lesson plan, which provides an outline advisers can follow to teach the fundamentals of yearbook over that crucial first month.

The First 30 Days is an awesome resource, and there are also hundreds of articles in the Yearbooks Blog that can help you with the beginning of the year. Here are a few:

 

Evan Blackwell, CJE

Evan Blackwell, CJE, is a Web Content Specialist for walsworthyearbooks.com and yearbookhelp.com, as well as a regular contributor to Idea File magazine. He's been a writer and editor for Walsworth Yearbooks for the past 13 years, and is the author of the Yearbook Suite's "The Art of the Interview" unit. Prior to joining Walsworth, Blackwell spent five years as an award-winning newspaper and magazine journalist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.