Writing Center Workshop

When Students Write the Wrong Papers: Designing Writing Assignments to Get What You Want from Your Students

Communication Professional Development Opportunities

September 14th, 1:00pm–2:30pm

Writing Center Commons, Helen C. White Hall

What can you do to get great work from your students? Design great assignments! In this workshop, we’ll share five proven strategies for designing writing assignments in any discipline. We’ll also discuss samples of effective writing assignments, consider how assignment design can help you respond to students’ work more efficiently, and draft a new writing assignment for your classes. Reserve a place online.


Date: September 14th

Time: 1:00pm–2:30pm


Email: classes@writing.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-1992

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