Reading and Writing Handbook for the College Student

More writing help is on the way! According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, only about 27% of U.S. high school seniors write at or above a proficient level. When they enter your college courses, most students need more writing help than they realize. Hawkes Learning’s Reading & Writing Handbook for the College Student is a … Continue reading Reading and Writing Handbook for the College Student

Corequisite English Composition Course

We're thrilled to announce the newest English course, English Composition with Integrated Review. English Composition with Integrated Review encourages students to thoughtfully craft, defend, and polish arguments while offering targeted remediation of foundational reading and writing concepts. Student learning of core composition topics is supported by a contextualized review of study skills, grammar, reading, writing, and … Continue reading Corequisite English Composition Course

Strengthen Students’ Writing Skills with This Handbook (Sample Download Included!)

According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, only about a quarter of 12th graders write at or above a proficient level. Several students struggle in their English classes because they don't know how to organize their thoughts on paper and use proper grammar. They may have brilliant ideas, but when it comes to sharing these through … Continue reading Strengthen Students’ Writing Skills with This Handbook (Sample Download Included!)

Tips on Preparing for College Writing

This information was originally featured in Grammarly. College writing is different from the typical five-paragraph essays assigned in high school. Starting the first college paper (or the fiftieth!) can feel a bit daunting. Grammarly suggests a few tips on successful college writing: Don't stick with the five-paragraph formula every time. In college, writing is going … Continue reading Tips on Preparing for College Writing