Preparing Students to Pass Writing Benchmarks (Portland)
February 8, 2010
Monday, 8:30 a.m-4:00 p.m.
UO in Portland, White Stag Block, Room
Presenter: Bruce Hansen
Credit options available for extra fee:
Undergrad ($81) Graduate ($109)
In this one-day workshop, participants will learn and practice teaching methods and writing skills that directly address preparation for the Oregon State Writing Test. This course demonstrates the use of the Six Analytical Writing Traits in daily lessons, which raise awareness and boost student skill levels.
Participants will develop plans for teaching imaginary, persuasive, narrative, and expository writing and methods for using the Six Analytical Writing Traits in each of these modes.
Comments from previous workshop participants:
"Very useful information. Activities I can take and use in my classroom"
"Lots of info, specific strategies I can use."
"I can use virtually everything I learned today."
"Loved your enthusiasm, interventions, new ideas for writing!"
Registration and Fees
- Non-Credit Fee: $
- Earlybird Fee: $214
- Earlybird Registration Deadline: 01/25/2010
- Online registration not currently available for this course