Google Folders for Collecting Portfolios (All Writing)

Prepared for instructors, this video gives an overview of the process for creating and managing cumulative project submissions (including all daily classwork, in-class writing, peer reviews, and so on) in the Composition Program at Virginia Tech. Sample messages for sharing folders with individual students are posted in the comments in YouTube for your adaptation and … Read moreGoogle Folders for Collecting Portfolios (All Writing)

Curricular Updates

We’re excited (and overdue for posting!) about new materials available on HokiesWrite.com. The program leadership team has recently set into place the following, all in service of modest curricular adjustments: Textbook: Learn more about our Fall 2019 adoption of a VT custom Understanding Rhetoric (2nd ed.) Program outcomes: Learn more about the program’s revised outcomes, … Read moreCurricular Updates

Dartmouth Resources for Assignment Design

The spring semester has only just begun at Virginia Tech, so it’s a terrific time to be thinking about the subtleties of assignment design. The Dartmouth Institute for Writing and Rhetoric offers the best resources available to guide and support the assignment design process. Consider, for example, this, the first of eight suggestions for crafting … Read moreDartmouth Resources for Assignment Design