Writing Center Workshop for Faculty, TAs, and Instructors

Creating and Sequencing Effective Writing Assignments

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.


Date: January 30th

Time: 2:00pm–3:30pm



Phone: 608-263-1992