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The Writing Center Journal 33.2

The Writing Center Journal 33.2 | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
“Undergraduate Writing Tutors as Researchers: Redrawing Boundaries” (IWCA 2012 Keynote Address) by Lauren Fitzgerald. “Questioning in Writing Center Conferences” by Isabelle Thompson & Jo Mackiewicz. “The Role of ...
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Facing the Future: Librarians and Information Literacy in a Changing ...

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IFLA Information Literacy Section Satellite Meeting Limerick Ireland August 14-15th 2014 Facing the Future: Librarians and Information Literacy in a Changing Landscape Satellite meeting website: ... ...
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Academic Qualification VS Skills Acquisition, Which Empowers? - Daily Times Nigeria

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Academic Qualification VS Skills Acquisition, Which Empowers?
Daily Times Nigeria
Of a truth, education empowers and enlightens.
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Why when it comes to letters, our academics just can't hack it - Belfast Telegraph

Why when it comes to letters, our academics just can't hack it - Belfast Telegraph | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
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Why when it comes to letters, our academics just can't hack it
Belfast Telegraph
Academics are strange creatures. They are particularly difficult for journalists to understand.
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SIL: the Domains of L2 Writing Challenges

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SIL (System, Instructor, Learner) domains on L2 writing challenges has been presented in ACLL 2013, Osaka, Japan by Mah, Boon Yih.

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Building a library for Information & Digital Literacy Skills

Today, Jorum launches its long-awaited Information and Digital Literacy Skills Collection. This follows the successful creation earlier this year of a collection for Research Data Management (RDM) resources as a result of our ...
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The lyf so short - The Tutor as Mentor

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The lyf so short David Werner By David Werner, Kaplan University Writing Center The role of the tutor can vary but just as a physician takes the Hippocratic Oath to “First, do no harm,” the same sh...
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Timed Writing Assessment as a Measure of Writing Ability: A Qualitative Study - Student Pulse

Timed Writing Assessment as a Measure of Writing Ability: A Qualitative Study - Student Pulse | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Timed Writing Assessment as a Measure of Writing Ability: A Qualitative Study Student Pulse Throughout the American education system, the assessment of writing skill and general academic performance through timed essay examinations has become...
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10 Academic Writing Tips from PhDs

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DR. JOHN Ke SAYS: I think almost everyone would agree that a lot of academic writing leaves a lot to be desired.  It can be dry and tedious, aimed only at the two or three other scholars who do sim...
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Academic Language: Everyone's “Second” Language - National Writing Project

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RT @martinawagnerEL: Academic Language: Everyone's “Second” Language - National Writing Project http://t.co/roALl5Laif via @writingproject
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3 Great Posters for Teaching Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

3 Great Posters for Teaching Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

Via Kath Lok, teacherIrene, Lynnette Van Dyke, Dennis T OConnor, juandoming, Adelina Silva
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3 Strategies to Improve Student Writing Instantly

3 Strategies to Improve Student Writing Instantly | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: A version of this post first appeared on Techie Teacher and Character Coach.

"But Miss Parrish, I can't think of anything to write!"

Haven't we all heard similar lines in our classro

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Get a Life, PhD

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#AcWriMo What it's all about, i.e. setting and meeting goals for academic writing through public accountability. http://t.co/qmsWLOhcDB
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Conversations in Literacy: Classroom Management & Organization ...

Conversations in Literacy: Classroom Management & Organization ... | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Happy, happy New Year everyone! We go back to school tomorrow...this has been one fast Christmas break! Are you ready to get back to school organized and managing your classroom? I know I am. I must have my things ...
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Academic blogging – 10 top tips - The Guardian (blog)

Academic blogging – 10 top tips - The Guardian (blog) | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog)
Academic blogging – 10 top tips
The Guardian (blog)
4) Blog as yourself.
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Academic blogging: a risk worth taking? - The Guardian (blog)

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Academic blogging: a risk worth taking?
The Guardian (blog)
It was my hope that writing a blog would help me become a better researcher, a better writer and a more thorough thinker.
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33 Highly Useful Presentation Tools

33 Highly Useful Presentation Tools | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
After the terrific market response to 11 Highly Useful Presentation Tools for Sales and Marketing, we knew that a follow-on post was mandatory to help readers sell and market successfully online (and off).

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A wealth of presentation tools of high relevance to your needs

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A Visual Guide To Teaching Students Digital Citizenship Skills - Edudemic

A Visual Guide To Teaching Students Digital Citizenship Skills - Edudemic | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
While looking for a better way to start teaching students digital citizenship skills, one teacher decided to make a visual guide herself - and share it!

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thank you @Andre Spang for this link!

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Richard Dawkins: How I Write - Daily Beast

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Richard Dawkins: How I Write
Daily Beast
How did your academic career change with that book? Sometimes academe is wary or jealous of popular successes… It did change my life in that I became more of a public figure.
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NaNoWriMo and the art of speed writing - The Conversation

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NaNoWriMo and the art of speed writing
The Conversation
... in the New York Times, writing that November is the “cruelest month” for literary agents.
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The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life: Introducing "Dear Writing Geek." - Huffington Post

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The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life: Introducing "Dear Writing Geek."
Huffington Post
They're based on my own experiences as a writer for the past twenty-five years, a writer with a foot in both the creative and academic worlds.
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Facebook Has Transformed My Students' Writing—for the Better - The Atlantic

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Facebook Has Transformed My Students' Writing—for the Better
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Dump your Kindle, bookseller urges as Amazon targets Australia - Sydney Morning Herald

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Dump your Kindle, bookseller urges as Amazon targets Australia
Sydney Morning Herald
Page acknowledges that non-Digital Rights Management (DRM) books, which are mainly self-published books, can be added to Kindles.
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Online Writing as a Tool for Decolonization

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I write this piece for those of us who are academics. We trumpet our forward thinking research, yet so often fail to be forward thinking on how we engage with our communities, how we spread our tho...
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How to write your book using Linux - opensource.com

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How to write your book using Linux
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I spent the past year writing The Librarian's Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud, a book which focuses on using and thinking about cloud services in an academic research context.
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