Professional development: the teaching of writing

Professional development workshop series ​

Graduate students who would like to polish their skills as writing teachers can participate in our series of professional development workshops.   In Spring 2017, topics include:

  • Evaluating your evals
  • Establishing expectations for writing seminars: writing analytical prompts
  • Test kitchen:  try your writing pedagogy materials
  • One-on-one writing pedagogy

Workshops are held in Stuart 330.   You may download a copy of our current professional development workshop schedule  here.  

Pedagogy courses for Writing Program employees

All writing program jobs require an initial pedagogy course:

  • Writing Interns in the Humanities Common Core take HUMA 50000 in Spring or Summer.
  • Tutors take HUMA 50000 in Spring or Summer.
  • Lectors in Academic and Professional Writing take ENGL 50300 in Autumn.