Teaching Resources

We are collecting resources for teaching writing in many different fields. 


WID Award winners and presenters speak about teaching writing in their disciplines:

Biology -- Hartmut Doebel  

  • using Student Learning Assistants in large lecture courses
  • drawbacks of "clickers" and improvement with short writing exercises


    Business -- Leigha McReynolds

    Business -- Leigha McReynolds


    Chemistry -- LaKeisha McClary

    • Moving students from writing a teaching genre (lab reports) to a professional genre (peer reviewed article)


    English -- Jonathan Hsy

    English -- Jonathan Hsy


    French -- Kathryn Kleppinger

    French -- Kathryn Kleppinger


    Mathematics -- Lowell Abrams

    Mathematics -- Lowell Abrams


    Systems Engineering -- Royce Francis

    Systems Engineering -- Royce Francis


    International Students and Writing

    Writing Across Borders, a three-part documentary series (about 10 minutes each) made by Oregon State University, examines the ways culture shapes writing and explores many of the writing-related struggles of international students.

    Writing Reports in Science and Engineering