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!)

4 Tips to Create a Strong Writing Community in Class

Cassandra O’Sullivan Sachar provides excellent tips for reestablishing a student's youthful enthusiasm for writing in“Establishing a Writing Community in the College Classroom” in this week’s Faculty Focus. She reminds the reader that when students were in grade school, they used to be proud and excited about writing, especially when sharing it out loud. She credits this … Continue reading 4 Tips to Create a Strong Writing Community in Class

Lay a solid foundation for reading and writing skills with these materials

Foundations of English enables students to build and expand upon their skills in studying, critical thinking, reading, and writing. The reading level is accessible; the instruction is practical; and the examples are relevant and engaging. Take a look at the table of contents! Table of Contents Chapter 1: Study Skills 1.1 Understanding Different Learning Styles … Continue reading Lay a solid foundation for reading and writing skills with these materials