College of DuPage to Host 'Writing on the Edge' Conference Oct. 7
Aug 30, 2017 4:33 PM -
College of DuPage will host the third annual "Writing on the Edge: Connecting Across the Divide" from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, in the Student Resource Center, Room 2000, on the College's main campus, 425 Fawell Blvd. in Glen Ellyn. This conference is open to all writing instructors, adjunct or full time, as well as administrators, high school teachers, staff members and other individuals who would benefit from the material provided. Organized by the adjunct lecturers in the English and ELS programs at COD and sponsored by McGraw Hill Education, "Writing on the Edge" will bring together English and ESL adjunct faculty engaged in the teaching of writing across platforms for information sharing and networking. Sessions will focus on the work of adjuncts to further composition pedagogy and address topics in multimodal literacy, technology in the classroom, positive student engagement, writing across the curriculum, and enhanced professional practice.