DOING MORE WITH LESS: STREAMLINING YOUR WRITING CURRICULUM

Professor David Zimmerman, Department of English I have designed many undergraduate literature courses in my eighteen years at UW-Madison on topics ranging from American Dream literature to “Imagining Apocalypse.” The same question has guided the …

PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE FOR THE TEACHING OF WRITING

This statement is informed by research and scholarly conversations in writing studies, education, linguistics, and other related fields, and includes important professional principles that guide effective teaching with writing. It provides an excellent overview of …

Why Should You Use Writing Assignments in Your Teaching?

Brad Hughes, Director, Writing Across the Curriculum, University of Wisconsin-Madison Why should you use writing assignments in your teaching? That’s an important question. Even though this is a Writing Across the Curriculum website, designed to …