It’s Party Time!
The school year is starting with new staff members and yearbook veterans. That doesn’t mean you can’t already celebrate the achievements that have happened. Here’s how to start your year off right.
Live as only you can
The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can.
— Neil Gaiman, Author
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Yearbook Pro Tips
As a staff, think about all the experiences you have had this year — the good, the bad and the ugly. On a large poster or on the board, number one through ten and think of things the staff can do differently in the new year. Think about:
Rewards and Recognition
If you create some resolutions for 2018, nothing will get in your way of creating a great yearbook.
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Tell us how you celebrate
How do you celebrate the moments that matter, big and small? How do you mark important milestones and achievements with your staff and your school? From pizza parties to award ceremonies, each school community celebrates in their own fun and unique way, and we want to hear from you.
Share with us how you celebrate your yearbook, your staff and your school. We’d love to share your words of wisdom with other advisers.