|UIL Copy Editing Manual for Journalism|
NEW - UIL COPY EDITING MANUAL - Copy Editing for Journalism is no longer a pilot contest and has been officially adopted by UIL for 2018-19! This time-saving manual by Rhonda Moore summarizes rules for courtesy titles, capitalization, when to spell out numbers, how to write more concisely, and more! Contains practice prompts/samples, answer keys, and an appendix of copy editing symbols!
UIL Copy Editing Manual author, Rhonda Moore, is a retired journalism teacher who taught for 30 years, most recently at McCallum High School in Austin. She is the 2004 Max R. Haddick Teacher of the Year and is an Edith Fox King Award recipient. Her students' publications have won the National Scholastic Press Association's Pacemaker Award, Columbia Scholastic Press Association's Gold and Silver Crowns, and the Interscholastic League Press Conference's Gold, Silver and Bronze Stars. She is the executive director of the Texas Association of Journalism. In 2008, Rhonda was a CSPA Gold Key recipient.