This Friday is the deadline to register for AWELL –  Academic Writing and English Language Learners conference, Oct. 3rd and 4th. The conference promises a wide-range of workshops and sessions. Register online or by phone, 902-491-6202.   AWELL is a two-day conference designed for faculty, instructors, and writing centre professionals who teach and tutor ELL […]

A call from Muriel Harris, Editor, Writing Lab Newsletter ____________________ Dear writing center colleagues, The Writing Lab Newsletter (WLN) is building a resource bank of links to online resources for all aspects of writing center work. We are currently bookmarking useful sites and are looking for volunteers to help with this huge project. When we […]

AWELL 2014 | Academic Writing and English Language Learners Conference Oct. 3-4, 2014 | Saint Mary’s University, Halifax   The planning committee of  AWELL 2014 conference has released the conference schedule for 2104. Registration information and fees are available online.   Speakers include: Dr. Alister Cumming, Professor, Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning; Former Head […]

Lecturer – Rhetorical Communication (Full-time, limited-term) | The Ron And Jane Graham School of Professional Development, College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan | The review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.   Find more job postings.    

Originally posted on the becoming radical:
Posted at Maureen Downey’s Get Schooled, college instructor Rick Diguette offers a grim picture of first year college writing: Once upon a time I taught college English at a local community college, but not any more.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m still on faculty and scheduled to cover three sections…

Originally posted on Kaplan University Writing Center Faculty Blog:
Amy Sexton, Kaplan University Writing Center Tutor © 2014 Clipart.com As educators, we realize the many positive outcomes for students who read recreationally (see The Reading and Writing Connection and The Forget Kale or Chipotle Peppers-the Best Way to Learn English Quickly is Reading Method), but what…

Writing Advisor | Cape Breton University | Full-time term position | Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. August 1, 2014    

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