February 1, 2017 / New Advisers / News

Walsworth Yearbooks releases new “Best Advice” eBook

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

Walsworth Yearbooks announced the publication Wednesday of Our Best Advice: Lessons for New Advisers from the Yearbook Experts – a new eBook filled with valuable tips on a wide-ranging variety of yearbook topics.

A free copy of Our Best Advice can be downloaded by visiting https://www.walsworthyearbooks.com/bestadvice.

Created for new yearbook advisers, but also applicable to those who have been on the job for several years, Our Best Advice covers everything from developing a core philosophy to staff management to grading, setting editorial policies and much more, and it does so in an easy-to-digest format.

Each section of the eBook provides tips that will help advisers be ready for next year with more knowledge and confidence.

The experts who contributed to Our Best Advice included:

  • Emily Pyeatt Arnold, CJE – Haltom High School, Haltom City, Texas
  • Lynn Bare, NBCT – Southern Alamance High School, Graham, North Carolina
  • Kathy Beers – Timber Creek High School, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Jonathan Bickel – Eastern Lebanon County High School, Myerstown, Pennsylvania
  • Cece Boehme – West Hills High School, Santee, California
  • Renee Burke, NBCT, MJE – Boone High School, Orlando, Florida
  • Jim Jordan – Del Campo High School, Fair Oaks, California
  • Vanessa Juarez – El Dorado High School, El Paso, Texas
  • Crystal Kazmierski – Arrowhead Christian Academy, Redlands, California
  • Tiffany Kopcak, M.Ed. – Colonial Forge High School, Stafford, Virginia
  • Elizabeth Luna, NBCT, M.Ed. – Athens Drive High School, Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Lori Mortland – Calhoun High School, Hardin, Illinois
  • Stephanie Casso Perluss, CJE – West Covina High School, West Covina, California
  • Stefani Russ, CJE – Raymore-Peculiar High School, Peculiar, Missouri
  • Veronica Sarmiento, CJE – Seminole High School, Sanford, Florida
  • Christina Tolisano, CJE – Saugus High School, Saugus, California
  • Brian Wilson – Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, California
  • Jessica Young, MA, MJE – Orange Glen High School, Escondido, California

The release of Our Best Advice is the first in what will be a series of upcoming eBooks from Walsworth Yearbooks in the coming weeks and months, as well as other valuable content. Keep checking back with the Yearbooks Blog for the exciting news.

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.