posted by organizer: Seano23 || 753 views || tracked by 1 users: [display]

Composition Faculty Summit 2015 : Composition Faculty Summit: Best Practices in College Writing and Developmental Writing Courses

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

 
When Oct 23, 2015 - Oct 23, 2015
Where 303 University Avenue Newark, NJ 07102
Submission Deadline Sep 25, 2015
Categories    composition   rhetoric
 

Call For Papers

CFP for Composition Faculty Summit
Submissions due Friday September 25, 2015.
 
 
Essex County College in Newark, NJ will host a one day composition conference on October 23, 2015 from 12:00-3:00.
 
This conference seeks to share best practices in college writing and developmental writing courses. Some questions we would like to address:
How can we best serve our students at the high school and community college level so they have the skills they need to succeed once they transfer to a four-year college? 
How can we attempt to align curriculum? 
What role does technology play in student success?

We seek submissions on best practices from all writing instructors from a variety of fields (rhetoric and composition; technical writing; creative writing; and more) to explain their systems for assessing and evaluating student writing in the college classroom. We hope to share ideas on how to improve composition courses on the high school, community college, and university levels.  What issues are we facing and what are some potential strategies to remedy those issues?  
Pleas send all papers for consideration to:
Jina Lee: jlee6@essex.edu
and
Sean O'Connell: soconnel@essex.edu

Related Resources

DICTAP 2017   The Seventh International Conference on Digital Information and Communication Technology and Applications
LOPSTR 2017   27th International Symposium on Logic-Based Program Synthesis and Transformation
Sound Thought 2017   Sound Thought 2017 - Call for Submissions
MUFOM 2017   Maltepe University Faculty of Medicine International Student Congress
NJCEA Conference CFP 2017   Dismantling Inequality through Dialogues of Conscience
Argentina at a Crossroads 2017   Argentina at a Crossroads: IES Abroad Faculty Symposium
Textshop Experiments 2017   From Digital to Print (Special Issue) -- Textshop Experiments
2017   Textshop Experiments -- Call for Papers -- Open Issue
ACT34   Images of Asia in Portuguese Cinema
CoCoTea 2017   Fourth International Conference on Cocoa Coffee and Tea 2017