Concerns so Far
- Pacing/Scaffolding of Assignments
- Workload: Students and Teachers, “obsessive editing”
- “Balancing” Close Reading/Content/Composition
- Structure and Responsiveness
Working With Student Writing (From Yesterday)
Workshop: Writing Projects
In addition to the three standard workshop questions (what is the writer’s project?, what works best? what should the writer work on next?), please consider the following:
- How would you describe the stance the author/teacher takes towards readers/students?
- What terms of value appear in the text? What is said or suggested about how this writing will be evaluated?
Scaffolding and Scheduling
Working on WordPress.com
Begin to sketch out the working schedule for your course, or to lay out the structure of your course website
Conversation With Returning Koshland Fellows
- Insights from the seminar that continue to inform your teaching; and/or
- New discoveries about teaching writing since then, ways in which you’ve revised and developed your teaching.
Writing for Tomorrow
Sketch out a working schedule for your R&C course. Bring three copies with you to class.