Adviser Update Adviser Update Winter 2018 - Page 20

throughout the Manchester community .”
Stories posted to The Talon 2.0 Cyber Edition site are strictly news in nature . Longer features that include opinion and research are reserved for the news magazine ’ s print edition , which will be produced three times this year .
One of the biggest benefits for student journalists is that they can see their work on the district website almost immediately . Our 85-minute classes allow for students to write a quick article , have it edited by one of our student editors in class , revise and edit , format the post to include a headline , image / thumbnail , summary , keywords and categories , then submit it to be posted . Once an editor signs off on it , all I have to do is approve it to be posted , and it ’ s online in a matter of seconds .
Our district is now disseminating Cyber Edition stories written by Manchester ’ s student journalists as a part of their news and events coverage , and a local newspaper picked up and ran a story about
JILL OCONE , CJE
Jill Ocone , CJE , has been an educator at Manchester Township High School , Manchester , New Jersey , for 17 years and counting . A two-time teacher of the year , she is vice president of the Garden State Scholastic Press Association . Jill is a regular contributor to Jersey Shore Magazine , to other Jersey Shore Publications guidebooks , and is nearly finished writing her first novel .
our annual Veterans Recognition Ceremony written by junior Kaitlin Clutter . All of our district and building administration retweet links to our stories , and when students see that , it reassures them that their work is worthwhile .
And the results are immediate . “ We can provide information and news at a faster rate compared to the time it takes to produce a newspaper or a news magazine ,” said Simonini .
Another advantage to generating stories that the entire Manchester community can read is that students are able to build their journalistic portfolios as they hone real-world journalistic skills in real time . Students are live-tweeting from school events and creating multimedia videos and slideshows to accompany their online stories , and the community as a whole supports our program now more than ever .
From writing and editing to layout and promotion on social media , student journalists who are involved in our journalism program will be prepared with skills that transcend across college majors and all careers , not just those in the realm of communications .
What made the difference for us is that everyone across the board worked together towards a common goal : turning our student journalists into professionals .
throughout the Manchester community.” Stories posted to The Talon 2.0 Cyber Edition site are strictly news in nature. Longer features that include opinion and research are reserved for the news magazine’s print edition, which will be produced three times this year. One of the biggest benefits for student journalists is that they can see their work on the district website almost immediately. Our 85-minute classes allow for students to write a quick article, have it edited by one of our student editors in class, revise and edit, format the post to include a headline, image/ thumbnail, summary, keywords and categories, then submit it to be posted. Once an editor signs off on it, all I have to do is approve it to be posted, and it’s online in a matter of seconds. Our district is now disseminating Cyber Edition stories written by Manchester’s student journalists as a part of their news and events coverage, and a local newspaper picked up and ran a story about to the time it takes to produce a newspaper or a news magazine,” said Simonini. JILL OCONE, CJE Jill Ocone, CJE, has been an educator at Manchester Township High School, Manchester, New Jersey, for 17 years and counting. A two-time teacher of the year, she is vice president of the Garden State Scholastic Press Association. Jill is a regular contributor to Jersey Shore Magazine, to other Jersey Shore Publications guidebooks, and is nearly finished writing her first novel. our annual Veterans Recognition Ceremony w ][H[[܂Z][]\[و\\X[Z[[YZ[\][ۂ]Y][\ܚY\[[Y[YH] ]X\\\[H]Z\ܚ\ܝ[K[H\[\H[[YYX]K'H[ݚYH[ܛX][ۈ[]]H\\]H\\Y[\Y[YH[\][œܚY\]H[\HX[\\[][]H[XY\]Y[\HXHZ[Z\\[\Xܝ[\^HۙBX[ ]ܛ\[\X[[X[[YKY[\H]K]Y][™H][[ܙX][›][[YYXHY[[Y\X\[HZ\ۛ[HܚY\[H[][]H\HB\ܝ\ܘ[H[ܙB[]\Hܚ][[Y][›^[][[[ۈۈX[YYXKY[\[\˜\H[Y[\\[\Bܘ[H[H\\Y][][[Xܛ˜YHXZܜ[[\Y\\H[HX[Hق[][X][ۜ˂]XYHHY\[H܂\\]]\[ۙHXܛB\ܚY]\\B[[ۈ[\[\Y[\[\[ٙ\[ۘ[