RC 2001 Mentoring

Faculty who are interested in teaching English 2001 are mentored by WAC consutants prior to teaching the class and should contact director Georgia Rhoades for a WAC Consultant assignment.


Activities for Prospective 2001 Teachers:

Meet with a mentor at least 2-3 times per semester

Have conversations with 2001 teachers other than mentor

Visit at least two 2001 classes

Create a basic 2001 syllabus

Attend WAC workshops

Get a letter of recommendation from WAC mentor to put in file for end-of-year report and teaching portfolio and to submit to Director of Composition and NTT Search Committee.


Materials:

2001 Syllabi

Writing To Learn Handout and Assignments

Beth’s Three Approaches to 2001

The Vertical Writing Model

Reflective Writing Questions and Rubric Handout


Links:

ASU Rhetoric and Composition Program Website

WAC Clearinghouse Website


Suggested Reading:

Portfolio Teaching: A Guide for Teachers, Reynolds and Rice (please see WAC consultant to receive a copy)

St. Martin’s Manual for Writing in the Disciplines, Bullock (please see WAC consultant to receive a copy)

Teaching Writing Across the Curriculum, Art Young

“Inventing the University,” David Bartholomae

“Toward a Unified Writing Curriculum: Integrating WAC/WID with Freshman Composition” from The WAC Journal, Jonathan Hall

"Writing as a Mode of Learning," Janet Emig

“American Origins of WAC” from Landmark Texts, David Russell

“Responding to Student Writing,” Nancy Sommers

Engaging Ideas, John Bean (please see WAC consultant to receive a copy)

 

            

 

 

Contact Us

For information about the Writing Across the Curriculum Program please contact Director Georgia Rhoades at (828) 262-2075 or e-mail at rhoadesgd@appstate.edu

Writing Across the Curriculum Program
Appalachian State University
253 Anne Belk Hall
ASU Box 32033
Boone, NC 28608-2033

(828) 262-2075 (office)
(828) 262-2032 (fax)

For more information about WAC

Vertical Writing Model

RC 2001 Resources

WAC Film

Community College Support

Web Resources

QEP Global Learning


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