Resources for Teaching Writing

The Howe Center for Writing Excellence has put together various guides and bibliographies to help you with specific topics pertaining to the teaching of writing in your classes. 

Designing Writing Assignments for Deep Learning. This resource provides a process for designing (or redesigning) your writing assignments so they align with your course learning goals, resulting in a cohesive design that will help students learn content and achieve your learning goals. The page also links to additional resources for scaffolding (breaking down a larger assignment), naming assignments, and other resources and best practices for assignment design.

Examples of Effective Writing Assignments. Browse some of the best writing assignments we've seen across disciplines at Miami.

Resources for Teaching Grammar Rhetorically. These resources can help you teach grammar rhetorically and respond to grammar in context. We also cover responding to English language learners, which can be useful for responding to all writers.

Resources for Teaching Literature Reviews. This page covers what literature reviews are and how students (both undergraduate and graduate) can write them.