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Listen in as Walsworth Journalism Specialist Mike Taylor, CJE, talks the finer points of yearbook creation with advisers from all across the country.

Coverage, design, photography... Mike covers it all!

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Ask Mike

Need to sharpen your yearbook skills? Ask Mike!

In this podcast from the Walsworth Yearbooks Podcast Network (WYPN), Mike Taylor, CJE, explores what it takes to tell a great story with your yearbook, with a few laughs along the way. Mike enhances his already immense yearbook knowledge through interviews with yearbook advisers across the country, and helps advisers and staffs create their amazing yearbooks.

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A great story starts with a great interview. In this episode, host Mike Taylor, CJE, interviews the staffs of Seminole High School, Gainesville High School, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and Eastern Lebanon County High School about creating great stories and great spreads. They shared their advice for getting great stories into the yearbook – from checking in with writers to the basics of a good interview.

They talk about writing stories about the whole school, the benefit of being nosy, and teaching newbies to write stories that matter.

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