Workshop: Using WAC to Engage Learners

This workshop by Mike Palmquist will explore the ways in which writing across the curriculum activities (WAC) – writing to learn, writing to engage and writing to communicate — can support active teaching and learning in courses across the disciplines. Participants can expect to leave the workshop with an understanding of key approaches to WAC, the role these approaches can play in supporting active teaching and learning and the role they can play in supporting the development of learners’ critical thinking skills. Hands-on activities will ask participants to apply these approaches to current or planned courses. Participants should expect to leave with one or more activities they might use in their courses.

Wednesday, February 13 at 11:15am to 12:15pm

Zell B. Miller Learning Center, Reading Room
48 Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602

Event Type

Classes and Workshops

Audience

Current Students, Faculty & Staff

Topic

Career and Professional Development

Website

https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/jf...

Group
Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)
Department
Department of English
Event Contact Name

Lindsey Harding

Event Contact Phone Number

706-542-1261

Event Contact Email

lharding@uga.edu

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