Schedule

Monday, May 20th

Morning

9:30am – 10am: Breakfast, coffee, introductions

10am – 12:30pm: Morning session led by Joe Harris

  • Learning to write as an academic
  • Plan of seminar
  • Designing a writing course

Afternoon

12:30pm– 1:45pm: Lunch

1:45pm – 2:30pm: Studio time

2:30pm – 4pm: Guest Speaker, Michelle Baptiste, Lecturer, UC Berkeley College Writing Programs, “Working with Multilingual Writers”

4pm – 4:30pm: Q & A

  • For Tuesday: Draft an overview of your R&C Course

Tuesday, May 21st

Morning

9:30am – 10am: Breakfast, coffee

10am – 12:30pm: Morning session led by Joe Harris

  • Designing writing projects
  • Working with student writing: seminar, workshop, studio, conference

Afternoon

12:30pm – 1:45pm: Lunch

1:45pm – 2:30pm: Studio time

2:30pm – 4pm: Guest Speaker, Ryan Sloan, Lecturer, UC Berkeley College Writing Programs, “Digital Pedagogy”

4pm – 4:30pm: Q & A

  • For Wednesday: Draft one or two of the writing projects for your course

Wednesday, May 22nd

Morning

9:30am – 10am: Breakfast, coffee

10am – 12:30pm: Morning session lead by Joe Harris

  • The architecture of a course: scaffolding assignments
  • Developing a course schedule

Afternoon

12:30pm – 1:45pm: Lunch

1:45pm – 3:00pm: Studio Time

3:00pm – 4:00pm: Roundtable with former Koshland fellows

4pm – 4:30pm: Q & A

Evening

4:30pm – 5:30: Wine & cheese reception

  • For Thursday: Sketch out a tentative, working schedule for your course

Thursday, May 23rd

Morning

9:30am – 10am: Breakfast, coffee

10am – 12:30pm: Morning session lead by Mya Poe, Associate Professor of English, Northeastern University, with Joseph Harris

  • What is assessment?
  • Types of assessment
  • Social justice in writing assessment
  • Course evaluations

Afternoon

12:30pm – 2pm: Lunch

2pm – 4pm: Afternoon session co-led by Mya Poe and Joseph Harris

  • Working with student writing
  • Rapid assessment
  • Responding toward revision
  • Grading final pieces

4pm – 4:30pm: Q & A

Evening

4:30pm – 5:30: Wine & cheese reception

  • For Friday: Create as much of your R&C WordPress site as you can

Friday, May 24th

Morning

9:30am – 10am: Breakfast, coffee

10am – 11am: Morning session lead by Joseph Harris

  • Composition as a disciplinary field
  • Arcade of R&C course websites

12pm – 2pm: Celebratory lunch