Congratulations BHS English Department!
The National Council of Teachers of English has just released their scores for the 2013 Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines (PRESLM) and Collab is thrilled to announce that it received the Highest Award – the very top rating possible. Collab was the only magazine in Massachusetts to earn this honor, and was one of only 26 magazines from the United States to receive the Highest Award rating. This marks only the third time that Collab has earned this score, and it is the first time since 1999.
The criteria for the Highest Award rating, according to the NCTE, are as follows:
[The Highest Award] recognizes magazines that fulfill extraordinary standards of excellence. In such magazines, students handle virtually all aspects of writing, production, and business with exceptional skill. The magazine is characterized by a variety of genres including print and could include multi-media presentations; highly original art…
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