The University of Arizona

Teaching Academy - 'Writing and the Curriculum'

The Spring 2013 Teaching Academy’s workshops and seminars will focus on the theme "Writing and the Curriculum." A variety of methods, tools and resources for integrating writing into teaching will be provided by the Office of Instruction and Assessment, the UA Libraries and the Think Tank. All faculty and graduate students are invited.

  • Writing Center personnel will provide an overview of their services and resources.
  • UA Libraries personnel will help instructors create research assignments for their courses.
  • Learn about CREATE, an online tool for students and instructors that facilitates composing, researching and analyzing arguments.
  • OIA consultants will lead workshops about providing feedback to students about their writing.
  • Learn how to use writing as a way to reflect upon and deepen learning.

Registration and details for Teaching Academy 2013 are available on the website. Direct questions and comments to Garry Forger.

January 3, 2013   All Day


Audience: 
Faculty
Audience Size: 
Large (101-500)

Where

Campus: 
Main Campus
Location: 
Manual Pacheco Integrated Learning Center
Tucson, AZ
United States

Contact Info & Links

Department/Unit: 
OIA
Contact Person: 
Garry Forger
Contact's Phone: 
520-626-3918
Contact's Email: 
Related Links: 

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