Turn the Page Summer Workshop

If you were unable to attend the workshop but want in on all the amazing yearbook goodness, you’ve come to the right place! We’re sharing several of our favorite sessions as well a general link to all the workshop sessions. NOTE: To activate the links to any of the videos, you will be prompted to EITHER ‘register’ by entering your email address OR enter the email address you used to register for the workshop. Your email is solely for the purpose of activating the video links. (neither Herff Jones nor The Yearbook Ladies will spam your inbox, we promise!)

Posted below these videos are all the pre-workshop materials that are still great resources for getting your 2022 yearbook staff started off on the path to a great year and a great yearbook! Check ’em out. =)

Check out our favorite sessions from both days.

See what makes a concept strong and take a deep dive into a few award-winning themes. Presented Wednesday, July 7, 9:30 AM – 10:10 AM CDT

Create a voice for your book and learn the logistics of writing opening and theme copy. Presented Thursday, July 8, 1:50 PM – 2:35 PM CDT

Be inspired by yearbook spread designs from across the country — and learn what makes them fresh. Presented Wednesday, July 7, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM CDT

Discover new and creative ways to get unique stories and coverage in your book. Presented Wednesday, July 7, 12:40 PM – 1:20 PM CDT

Learn how to lead and coach your staff to help create the best book possible. Relieve your adviser from day-to-day operations and make your book a student-led publication. Presented Thursday, July 08, 1:50 PM – 2:35 PM CDT

Tips on how to conduct an interview and focus in on a strong story angle. Presented Thursday, July 8, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM CDT

Want to see more? (We don’t blame you!) Click HERE.

Additional PRE-Workshop Resources

Check out our recorded pre-workshop session “Get Ready to Get Ready.” This session is geared toward staff leadership and will give you tools and a structure for a smooth, organized year. Download companion printed materials HERE.

In this pre-workshop theme development video, “THIS is the Difference,” featuring Carrie Faust, Carrie describes the importance of STORY>WORDS>PRETTY in creating the perfect yearbook theme. Download the companion printed materials HERE.

It’s all about the pretty (😁) in this pre-workshop video, “Finding Inspiration,” presented by yearbook advisers Katie Merrit from Darlington School in Rome, GA and Sergio Yanes from Arvada High School in Arvada, CO. Check it out HERE, grab the companion printed resources HERE, and get visually inspired!