Teaching Writing Online

Author: Scott Warnock
Publisher: National Council of Teachers
ISBN: 9780814152539
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"Teaching Writing Online: How and Why. Warnock explores how to teach an online (or hybrid) writing course by emphasizing the importance of using and managing students' written communications. Grounded in Warnock's years of experience in teaching, teacher preparation, online learning, and composition scholarship, this book is designed with usability in mind. Features include: How to manage online conversations; Responding to students; Organizing course material; Core guidelines for teaching online; Resource chapter and appendix with sample teaching materials."--Back cover.

Handbook of Research on Writing and Composing in the Age of MOOCs

Author: Monske, Elizabeth A.
Publisher: IGI Global
ISBN: 1522517197
Format: PDF
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The development of online learning environments has enhanced the availability of educational opportunities for students. By implementing effective curriculum strategies, this ensures proper quality and instruction in online settings. The Handbook of Research on Writing and Composing in the Age of MOOCs is a critical reference source that overviews the current state of larger scale online courses and the latest competencies for teaching writing online. Featuring comprehensive coverage across a range of perspectives on teaching in virtual classrooms, such as MOOC delivery models, digital participation, and user-centered instructional design, this book is ideal for educators, professionals, practitioners, academics, and researchers interested in the latest material on writing and composition strategies for online classrooms.

Preparing Teachers to Teach Writing Using Technology

Author: Kristine E. Pytash
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1304351858
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Technology is changing not only how people write, but also how they learn to write. These profound changes require teachers to reconsider their pedagogical practices in the teaching of writing. This books shares instructional approaches from experienced teacher educators in the areas of writing, teacher education, and technology. Chapters explore teachers personal experiences with writing and writing instruction, effective pedagogical practices in methods writing courses, and professional development opportunities that effectively integrate technology into the writing classroom and contribute to students' growth as writers and users of technology. This collected volume provides as up-to-date understanding of how teachers are prepared to teach writing using technology.

Encyclopedia of Information Communication Technologies and Adult Education Integration

Author: Wang, Victor C. X.
Publisher: IGI Global
ISBN: 1616929073
Format: PDF, Docs
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"The book provides comprehensive coverage and definitions of the most important issues, concepts, trends and theories in adult education, adult ESL (English as a Second Language) and information communication technologies, offering an in-depth description of key terms and theories/concepts related to different areas, issues and trends in adult education worldwide"--Provided by publisher.

Learning and Teaching Writing Online

Author: Mary Deane
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004290842
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This volume explores the challenges facing practitioners in higher education who use online environments and explores strategies for enhancing the experience of learners. The book focuses on online feedback, collaboration, and course design.

Shimmering Literacies

Author: Bronwyn T. Williams
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9781433103346
Format: PDF
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This book examines the powerful role of popular culture in the daily online literacy practices of young people. Whether as subject matter, discourse, or through rhetorical patterns, popular culture dominates both the form and the content of online reading and writing. In order to understand not only how but why online technologies have changed literacy and popular culture practices, this book looks at online participatory popular culture from MySpace and Facebook pages to fan forums to fan fiction. Interviews and observations reveal the skills and practices students develop, as they sit multitasking at their computers, across popular culture genres and electronic media. For educators, the book provides significant insights into popular culture literacy practices, thus illuminating how students are making meaning and performing identity every day as they read and write online.

The Teacher Writer

Author: Christine M. Dawson
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 0807758000
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The Teacher-Writer shows how teachers can pursue and sustain personally and professionally worthwhile writing practices, even amidst the many demands associated with teaching. It meets teachers wherever they are--as novice teachers just beginning to pursue writing, as teachers emerging from a professional development experience, or as accomplished writers seeking to further their craft. Chapter by chapter, the book provides strategies to help teachers get started on projects, build energy for writing, overcome obstacles of limited time, create support systems using online technologies, and develop coherence across their writing lives. The text includes useful writing group routines, questions for framing collaborative inquiry, methods for adapting writing communities to online settings, and rich examples of conversations and texts shared in actual teacher writing group meetings.

Teaching Writing

Author: Gail E. Tompkins
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN:
Format: PDF, ePub
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Accessible and reader-friendly, this is the definitive book on teaching writing to children in grades K-8, the only title on the market to thoroughly address both the process and the product of writing. Covers strategies for teaching prewriting, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing through writing workshops, literature focus units, and thematic units; techniques for helping children develop ideas, organize writing, choose vocabulary, apply stylistic devices, and correct mechanical errors; and, five levels of scaffolded composition instruction: modeled, shared, interactive, guided, and independent writing. Addressing Process and Product NEW! A Writing Workshop CD now included in every copy of the book gives you specific insight into classroom teaching in a workshop model, illustrating both the writing process and product. Meeting Individual Student Needs NEW! How to Address Struggling Writers' Problems-- this step by step analysis explains what issues cause writers to struggle, provides clear examples of the problem, and clarifies the steps to take to help writers overcome their obstacles. Planning for Accountability NEW! Preparing for Writing Tests --this new feature will help you prepare students for high-stakes testing by clearly defining each type of writing, providing prompts to generate a writing sample, and outlining possible pitfalls writers may face when writing in this specific genre.

T dliche Beute

Author: Clive Cussler
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3641132681
Format: PDF, Docs
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Ein Schiff von radikalen Umweltschützern rammt im Nordmeer ein dänisches Schiff und versenkt es mitsamt Mannschaft. In einer dramatischen Rettungsaktion versuchen Kurt Austin und die NUMA-Crew die Seeleute zu bergen. Da tauchen feindselig gesonnene Eskimos vom Stamm der Kiolyas auf – und mit ihnen ihr Anführer Toonook, ein Genforscher, der aus purer Geldgier Lachse in Monster verwandeln will. Der Ernst der Lage wird schlagartig klar, als das Numa-Boot explodiert. Knapp dem Tod entronnen, sind Kurt und seine Leute entschlossen, den Eskimos das Handwerk zu legen ...