Monday, April 18, 2011

2011 NCPTW Conference

The National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing will take place November 4-6 in Florida International University's Biscayne Bay campus. Since the deadline is right around the corner (April 25), I wanted to know if anyone is planning on attending. If so, what are you thinking about presenting?

Monday, April 04, 2011

Facebook: The Writing Center

At the 2011 Rocky Mountain Peer Tutoring Conferece hosted by Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Joe McCormick, Writing Advisor at the Salt Lake Community College Student Writing Center, presented his work on incorporating Facebook as a writing center platform, including standard information and writing-related resources as well as online tutoring.

Your Written Voice Matters: Embracing Writing Language against the Standards of the Academy

In consultations as a tutor, I notice students struggle with their own written language based on the demands of the academy. Many students e...