Strategies for Instructors

Teaching Writing

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Writing Assignments

Students often read assignment sheets differently than their instructors. Organizing your assignment sheet with student questions in mind can help students produce writing that addresses the issues you intended.

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Responding to Writing

There are a number of roles teachers can play when reading student work. Picking the right role can make your responses more effective and efficient.

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Encouraging Engagement

How can we help students enjoy sharing their knowledge and curiosity on the page? Offering options for process and voice can open space for student engagement.