Teaching Resources

WID Award Winners, WID for an International Audience, WID in STEM

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