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Teaching Writing Online

With so much information coming at us, it is difficult to figure out what might be useful. Here we offer a few of the best sources we have reviewed. To help us build this page, please share any resource your find useful with tatiana.glushko@jsums.edu. Thank you.

Online Writing Instruction (OWI) Open Resource by the Conference on College Composition and Communication–includes instructional principles with examples of how to implement them in your courses

Technology Professional Development of Writing Faculty: The Expectations and the Needs by Lilian W. Mina, in Composition Forum 43, Spring 2020

Taking Your Course Online? Short videos from Macmillan that offer, for example, tips for using LMS features, like news announcements or embedded videos, for more effective online writing instruction

Reading to Learn and Writing to Teach: Literacy Strategies for Online Instruction by Beth L. Hewitt, from Bedford–discusses reading from digital technology, writing readable assignment instructions, and providing feedback online

Also from Beth L. Hewitt–The Online Writing Conference: A Guide for Teachers and Tutors