WAC Community of Practice

Fall 2021 Activities

  • WAC Portfolio Session: September 24, 1pm – 3 pm. This workshop is for current WAC faculty who would like to complete a WAC Portfolio. This active writing session is designed to guide you through the portfolio process and help you make significant progress on your portfolio. This workshop is a virtual synchronous event.
    WAC Portfolio Session registration
  • WAC Workshop for New Faculty: October 4 – October 22. This professional development event allows new WAC faculty to gain their initial certification. It will begin with an asynchronous online portion beginning October 4, and end with attending a fall workshop on October 15 or October 22.
    WAC Workshop for New Faculty registration
  • WAC Fall Workshop: October 15 and October 22, 10am – 3pm. This annual event allows new WAC faculty to certify, and existing faculty to recertify.
    WAC Fall Workshop Registration

WAC Workshop for New Faculty

After attending the Writing Across the Curriculum Workshop, you will have a class-ready syllabus, assignment ideas, and writing exercises specific to your course. You will also hear from long-time WAC certified faculty and receive peer support and feedback on your teaching materials. In this workshop, you will learn to:

  • design and teach a WI course
  • create innovative assignments, assessments and activities
  • use low, medium and high stakes writing
  • guide students throughout the writing process
  • respond to and assess writing

The workshop for new faculty begins with an online, asynchronous portion from October 4 to October 15, and ends with the synchronous virtual Fall WAC workshop on October 15 or October 22.

Who should take the WAC Workshop for New Faculty

  • New WAC instructors who will teach WAC courses in Fall 2021 or later

WAC Workshop for New Faculty registration

Fall WAC Workshops

This annual event will be held as a virtual synchronous meeting on October 15, 2021 and face-to-face on October 22, 2021.  WAC faculty will present on theoretical and practical aspects of WAC pedagogy.

Who should attend the WAC Fall Workshops

  • New WAC instructors who will teach WAC courses in Fall 2021 or later
  • Recertifying WAC faculty
  • Any faculty interested in learning more about the WAC program

WAC Fall Workshop Registration

Additional information

For more information, please contact wac@marshall.edu.

 

Contact Us

WAC Office
Center For Teaching and Learning
Old Main 109
Telephone: 304-696-2206
Email: wac@marshall.edu

WAC Director

Dr. Jill Underhill
Email: underhillj@marshall.edu

WAC Graduate Assistant

Tyler Fleming
Email: wac@marshall.edu

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