Quick advice from us to you about...
THE WRITING PROCESS
- 10 Myths of College Writing
- High School Vs. College Writing
- Tips for Productive Peer Review
- Peer Review Guide
- Writing Process Inventory
- Tackling Big Writing Projects
STYLE, MECHANICS, GRAMMAR
Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Handouts on a wide range of writing topics: the writing process; professional, technical, and scientific writing; academic writing; grammar and mechanics; and English as a second language.
Career Services @ Virginia Tech "Job Search Tools & Skills"
Detailed advice on writing job search documents such as resume's, cvs, and cover letters. Includes plenty of examples.
Colorado State University's Learn to Write
General and subject-specific writing help. Offers detailed advice and interactive features, including a writing portfolio tool. You must register for certain interactive features; registration is free and open to everyone.
University of Texas at Austin's Virgil
A choose-your-own-adventure-style site that guides you through completing a writing project, basing its advice on where you are in the project and what your individual concerns are.
University of Kansas' Assignment Planner
A tool that that generates a step-by-step timeline for completing your writing project based on its due date.
Programs and Services
Saint Louis University Paul C. Reinart, S.J. Center for Teaching Excellence
A list of the many on-campus services that help SLU faculty and graduate assistants improve their teaching.
Teaching with Writing
University of Minnesota Center for Writing
A plethora of advice from faculty members and the Center for Writing on many aspects of teaching writing, including a section on working with non-native speakers.
University of Hawaii Manoa Writing Program
Suggestions about every aspect of teaching writing, with lesson plan ideas and examples from various subject areas.
Valuing Written Accents
George Mason University Writing Center
International students share their experiences learning to write in American universities.