Author Archives: Gregory Keller

Monday, Sept. 17, 2018

Good morning! I need to meet with editors for a few minutes at the beginning of class. While I’m doing that, please check out your news sources and find out what’s happening in the world today. Also please check this … Continue reading

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Monday, Sept. 10, 2018

Good morning. Today we’re going to talk about several things: 1. Online Daily Briefs 2. Story Outlines 3. Logging in to the Advocate Online 4. Creating a profile and bio page 5. Photos and coverage for events this week.   … Continue reading

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Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018

Good morning. I am out of the building today. Editors will be working on other tasks. Today we’re going to look at how to write captions for photos. We mentioned the other day that journalistic photos tell a story and that the … Continue reading

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Monday, Aug. 27, 2018

Good morning! Happy Monday. Today we’ll start with the name/face/interesting thing quiz. Click here to take the quiz.  You will need to identify the person by first and last name (spelled correctly) and include at least one interesting thing you … Continue reading

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Monday, Aug. 23, 2018

Good morning. Yesterday we discussed some current events and how we can cover timely and controversial topics. Today I want us to look at the story list and prioritize them in terms of which ones are the most urgent, which … Continue reading

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Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2019

Good morning! It’s a PLC Day today, so our class is slightly shorter. Use your time wisely. Today we’ll begin with the Partner Interviews. Get together with your partner, find a place where you’re comfortable talking (you can go out … Continue reading

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Monday, Aug. 20, 2018

Good morning! Welcome to Monday. First, I’d like to look at the story ideas you came up with. Here is the story list. We’ll also look at your form submissions. Today we’re going to be talking about what to expect … Continue reading

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Good morning! Welcome to Mr. Keller’s Advocate class. This blog page will have all the information you need for this class. I will try to keep it as updated as possible so you always know what to expect. It will … Continue reading

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Good morning. Today you should be finishing up your Portfolio. It should be a collection of all of your stories from the semester (print and online) laid out in InDesign as a single file (including photos and captions). If you … Continue reading

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Friday, Oct. 27, 2017

TODAY: Need photographer(s) for IB Academy Day (TOMORROW!) – STORY and PICS. Today I’d like us to begin watching All the President’s Men. It’s a movie about the Watergate scandal during the Nixon administration and how it was uncovered by … Continue reading

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