Online Teaching: What To Do When No One Does the Reading Homework

Photo credit: The Macaulay Messenger My English Composition 1 class is completely online and we are required to have synchronous meetings. To make the course as accessible as possible, I limit our synchronous sessions to once a week and I devote much of this time to completing assignments. Part of the "pre-work" for each class is … Continue reading Online Teaching: What To Do When No One Does the Reading Homework

1st Writing Assignment of the Year, an Email

This post was originally published on HASTAC.org on September 2, 2020. Read the original post here. In this first assignment of the year, inspired by Professor of English and History at Schoolcraft College Steven L. Berg's "Teaching Professionalism with Student Email," students in my EC1 ALP course at NJCU will write a professional email introducing themselves and … Continue reading 1st Writing Assignment of the Year, an Email