Class on Monday, Feb. 11

— Discuss plan for a City of Minneapolis elections web page: 1) what info do you include about candidates/races?/who is running? 2) other resources for voters

— Review readings (posted on previous post)

— Macro editing tips

— Lab: macro editing (Questions for the macro edit: 1) Does the story have a clear focus? 2) What’s the headline? 3) Does the lead work? 4) Is there a nut graph? 5) Does the story flow well? 6) Are there holes/additional reporting to be done?

HOMEWORK FOR FEB. 13:
5 Ways to Encourage Online Engagement at Live Events
News U: Get Me Rewrite
 10 Newspapers that do it Right

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