Monthly archives for December, 2014

I Wish…

Cups for Christmas-Glacier Peak High School
The holiday season is a time for warmth and giving, a time to place the needs, wants and wishes of others before our own. Annie Green, the adviser at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish, Washington, shares the staff’s and the school’s giving traditions:
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Luck has little to do with it for these 13 finalists


The Columbia Scholastic Press Association released its list of Crown Award finalists for publications published during the 2013-14 academic year. Balfour is both honored and delighted to work with 13 of those schools. The Crown Awards are the highest recognition given by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) for overall excellence in scholastic journalism. Finalists will be revealed as either Gold or Silver Crown awardees in March at CSPA’s 91st annual spring convention in New York City.

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eYearbook PLUS a printed book

Yearbook PLUS eYearbook app

Establish a new yearbook tradition with an eYearbook. Its flexible format provides more room for memories. Add video, photos and audio without adding pages to the print book.
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Make social media social in the classroom

by Erin Coggins
Erin Coggins is the adviser at Sparkman High School in Harvest, Alabama.

I love to travel and meet new people. When they ask what I do for a living, I proudly respond that I teach high school journalism and advise the school’s yearbook.
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A yearbook time saver

Like cake & ice cream, peanut butter & jelly or Laurel and Hardy, Adobe® InDesign® & BalfourTools®, are a Perfect Match.

If you use Adobe InDesign to create your yearbook, we have great news for you. The best yearbook plug-in for InDesign, BalfourTools, has been completely updated and improved!

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