Writing Center Workshop

Creating and Sequencing Effective Writing Assignments

Interpersonal effectiveness

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 and for sequencing those assignments to accomplish course goals and outcomes. We’ll also discuss samples of effective writing assignments and consider how assignment design can help you respond to students’ work more efficiently. And you will leave with an initial draft of a writing assignment for your classes.