Better Writers, Not Just Better Writing: Online Strategies to Support Writers in All Disciplines (NJ)

Better Writers, Not Just Better Writing: Online Strategies to Support Writers in All Disciplines
a free half-day workshop
Tuesday, April 7, 2009 12:00pm - 3:30pm (begins with a working lunch)

This hands-on workshop will take participants through the process of planning, developing, designing, and delivering online writing resources to support students across the curricula. The session will cover the decisions that need to be made in the areas of policy, procedure, and budget as well as lessons learned in the implementation of writing centers, both face to face and online. The workshop leaders will also demonstrate the use of online tutoring, ePortfolios, LibGuides and media resources to improve students' writing skills.

Ellen Spaldo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of English and Director of Writing, Fairleigh Dickinson University - Janet Boyd, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of English and Coordinator, Metro Writing Studio,
Metropolitan Campus, Fairleigh Dickinson University - Kenneth Ronkowitz, Director, Writing Initiative, Passaic County Community College - Elizabeth Nesius, Coordinator of the Writing Center, Passaic County Community College

http://www.njedge.net/activities/