Writing in Every Content Area

  • Selected Literacy Topics: Content Area Literacies, Writing
  • File Type: Video
  • In this Web seminar, teacher and author Debbie Dean will help participants expand their use of writing as a way to enhance learning, particularly in content-area classrooms. Through this 60-minute session, you will learn: how writing can enhance learning; how to use writing levels to encourage learning—and writing; how different writing-to-learn strategies draw out different kinds of learning; how to teach summarizing; how to write an interesting assignment prompt; and how to implement the writing process in content classes.

    The web seminar linked above is in a file format that requires you to have the most recent version of Java installed on your electronic device. Please visit the Java website to download and install Java.


     Access to this resource has been provided by the National Council of Teachers of English, an NCLE Stakeholder Organization.