In this lesson, students will be asked to cut finished feature or lengthy news stories to fit a smaller space.
In this lesson, students bring drafts for close-editing on word choice, first to identify and reduce use of auxiliary or “helping” verbs and then to improve verb choice.
A lesson explaining the difference between active and passive voice and how to change from one to the other.
A lesson on AP style in professional media
A lesson on revising beyond copy editing
A lesson on the writing process
A lesson on the symbols of copy editing
A lesson on editing basics