Offering Feedback on Student Writing, Tues., Oct. 25 10:00 am in the Reading Room (223)
Facilitator: Molly Lehman
This workshop session will focus on giving feedback to student writers and address the following questions: What sorts of comments are best, and in what quantities? What are some ways to streamline the process of commenting? What are some of the pitfalls and how can we avoid them? How can we ensure that students actually read these comments we spend so much time on?
Teaching Creativity: Using the Tools of Storytelling in the Composition Classroom, Thurs., Oct. 27 3:00 pm in the Reading Room (223)
Facilitators: Eddie Malone and Karen Feiner
This workshop will address creativity and exploration in nonfiction essay writing with a focus on teaching the incorporation of description and detail into essays.