Best Practices for Improving Students' Writing


 

Recommended Resources

 

Katherine Gottschalk, Keith Hjortshoj.  Elements of Teaching Writing : A Resource for Instructors in All Disciplines.  Published 2003 by Bedford/St. Martin's. isbn 312406835    (isbn13: 9780312406837)  

Barbara Oakley et al. “Turning Student Groups into Effective Teams”  “This paper is a guide to the effective design and management of team assignments in a college classroom where little class time is available for instruction on teaming skills. Topics discussed include forming teams, helping them become effective, and using peer ratings to adjust team grades for individual performance. A Frequently Asked Questions section offers suggestions for dealing with several problems that commonly arise with student teams, and forms and handouts are provided to assist in team formation and management.”