Valentine’s Day is fast approaching! If you don’t usually incorporate writing when you celebrate, do something different this year and share the power of words with your students. Continue reading “4 Ideas to Encourage Writing This Valentine’s Day”
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How to Encourage Your Students to Write More
No matter where you live in the world, writing is an important skill to master. We were contacted by Open Colleges, an education company based in Sydney, Australia, who asked us to share a blog from their Community Manager, Tess Pajaron. We were happy to do so. It shows two countries think alike when it comes to writing! Read on to learn Tess Pajaron’s tips for encouraging students to write more.
When it comes to education, writing is an important part of every subject. Writing allows students to practice crucial learning skills like integrating new information or reframing their knowledge in logical structures. It also enables instructors to identify issues that students find difficult to understand. The best thing is, writing doesn’t have to come in large pieces like term papers. Using some of these shorter assignments, teachers can effectively encourage their students to write more and polish their language skills.Continue reading “How to Encourage Your Students to Write More”