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Gingko App - For collaborative writing

Gingko App - For collaborative writing | Academic writing | Scoop.it

Since Gingko is tree-based, one person can work on the overall organization, while a second is writing the main points of a particular section, and a third is taking those points and fleshing them out in a subsection.


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Now that I've discovered the wonderful Gingko App, my writing (and pre-writing) is not going to be the same again.

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Mikev Techpage's curator insight, September 20, 2013 12:47 PM

Could this app assist our ESL students as they become increasingly literate?

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, September 22, 2013 6:32 PM

Very good app for long documents. You could work in a 3 tree level, allowing you to conect between levels, add links, pics, etc... quite user-friendly.

Anne-Christin Tannhäuser's curator insight, February 25, 5:52 AM

Need to try out this tool, looks exciting!

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Creating Passionate Users: Crash course in learning theory

Creating Passionate Users: Crash course in learning theory | Academic writing | Scoop.it
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Some great advice that nonfiction writers can readily use.

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"They Say / I Say": The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (Third Edition): 9780393935844: Literature Books @ Amazon.com

"They Say / I Say": The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (Third Edition): 9780393935844: Literature Books @ Amazon.com
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MindMeister

MindMeister | Academic writing | Scoop.it
Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming - available for Web, iPhone, iPad and Android
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The tool I use for mind mapping and brain storming. There are many alternatives, but MindMeister gives me the best experience.

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A Lightning-Speed Draft: 10 Tips for Fast Draft Writing

A Lightning-Speed Draft: 10 Tips for Fast Draft Writing | Academic writing | Scoop.it
How to write a great fast draft in no more than 30 minutes, Goodbye procrastination, hello creativity!
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Writing Rules! Advice From The Times on Writing Well

Writing Rules! Advice From The Times on Writing Well | Academic writing | Scoop.it
Recent Times features, including a new series on the art of writing, inspire us to create this list of 10 “rules” for writing well. In it you’ll find links to advice on everything from using punctuation to reading the way writers do.
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Academic Phrasebank

A general reource for academic writers. It aims to provide some of the phraseological 'nuts and bolts' of writing.

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Critical thinking model... really helpful!

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Critical thinking model... really helpful! (Critical thinking model... really helpful!


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Critical thinking model

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Interactive model exploring elements of critical thinking.

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Interactive model exploring the elements of critical thinking.

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Critical Thinking Strategies Are Tied to Nonfiction Writing

Critical Thinking Strategies Are Tied to Nonfiction Writing | Academic writing | Scoop.it
Teaching nonfiction writing enables students to master critical thinking strategies. Content-rich expository writing topics are vital to developing creative thinking.

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creativity and academic writing – an oxymoron? | patter

creativity and academic writing – an oxymoron? | patter | Academic writing | Scoop.it
I've been pondering the question of creativity in academic writing. One of my research interests is creative pedagogies, including but by no means exclusively in the arts. I've been thinking that I ought to say more about ...
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Stylish Academic Writing: Helen Sword: 9780674064485: Amazon.com: Books

Stylish Academic Writing

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Stylish Academic Writing [Helen Sword] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Elegant data and ideas deserve elegant expression, argues Helen Sword in this lively guide to academic writing. For scholars frustrated with disciplinary conventions
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Amazon.com: How to Write a Lot: A Practical Guide to Productive Academic Writing (9781591477433): Paul J. Silvia: Books

How to Write a Lot: A Practical Guide to Productive Academic Writing

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Rhetorical modes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Rhetorical modes

Rhetorical modes (also known as modes of discourse) describe the variety, conventions, and purposes of the major kinds of writing. Four of the most common rhetorical modes and their purpose are exposition, argumentation, description and narration.[citation needed ] Expository writing is a type of writing where the purpose is to explain, inform, or even describe.

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Neil Gaiman’s 8 Rules of Writing

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"Perfection is like chasing the horizon. Keep moving."

In the winter of 2010, inspired by Elmore Leonard's 10 rules of writing published
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10 Ways to Develop Expository Writing Skills With The New York Times

10 Ways to Develop Expository Writing Skills With The New York Times | Academic writing | Scoop.it
Using Times articles as models to teach and learn authentic writing formats and techniques.
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Gingko App - For collaborative writing

Gingko App - For collaborative writing | Academic writing | Scoop.it

Since Gingko is tree-based, one person can work on the overall organization, while a second is writing the main points of a particular section, and a third is taking those points and fleshing them out in a subsection.


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Now that I've discovered the wonderful Gingko App, my writing (and pre-writing) is not going to be the same again.

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Mikev Techpage's curator insight, September 20, 2013 12:47 PM

Could this app assist our ESL students as they become increasingly literate?

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, September 22, 2013 6:32 PM

Very good app for long documents. You could work in a 3 tree level, allowing you to conect between levels, add links, pics, etc... quite user-friendly.

Anne-Christin Tannhäuser's curator insight, February 25, 5:52 AM

Need to try out this tool, looks exciting!

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How to write paragraphs — Advice for authoring a PhD or academic book — Medium

How to write paragraphs — Advice for authoring a PhD or academic book — Medium | Academic writing | Scoop.it
in research texts (articles, books and PhDs)

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Academic Skills 's curator insight, May 29, 4:57 AM

Although it says PhD or book authors, it's generally good advice for undergraduates too.

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5 tips to improve your writing

http://www.engvid.com/ Want to become a better writer? In this video, I will share five easy and quick tips that will improve writing in formal and academic ...
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