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Diverse Approaches to Teaching, Learning, and Writing Across the Curriculum: IWAC at 25 

Barlett, Lesley Erin; Tarabochia, Sandra L.; Olinger, Andrea R.; Marshall, Margaret J. (2020-04-22)
Developed from presentations at the 2018 International Writing Across the Curriculum conference, this collection documents a key moment in the history of WAC, foregrounding connection and diversity as keys to the sustainability ...

ePortfolio Assessment as Faculty Development: Gathering Reliable Data and Increasing Faculty Confidence 

Marshall, Margaret J.; Mills Duffy, Ashlee; Powell, Stephen; Bartlett, Lesley Erin (2019-11-21)
An ePortfolio Assessment Institute (AI) structured as a faculty development opportunity was undertaken to increase faculty confidence in teaching and assessing ePortfolios and to collect reliable data about student performance ...

Organizational Response to a University Writing Initiative: Writing in the Disciplines (WID) in an Interdisciplinary Department 

Erwin, Cathleen O.; Zappile, Tina M. (2019-10-30)
The authors use an institutional theory framework to examine the impact of a newly adopted university-wide Writing in the Disciplines (WID) initiative in courses offered by three undergraduate programs housed in an ...

Reflecting on the Past, Reconstructing the Future: Faculty Members’ Threshold Concepts for Teaching Writing in the Disciplines 

Basgier, Christopher; Simpson, Amber (2020-12-08)
A growing body of scholarship in writing studies has started exploring threshold concepts for writing, providing a synoptic view of the transformations students undergo as they learn about writing. However, the field has ...

The Role of Eportfolio Workshops in Supporting Students and Faculty 

Haskins, Megan; Wade, Parker; Stuart, Heather; Mills Duffy, Ashlee (2020-01-21)

Trouble and transformation in higher education: Identifying threshold concepts through faculty narratives about teaching writing 

Simpson, Amber; Basgier, Christopher (2020-12-08)
The theory of threshold concepts has given faculty a powerful way to name foundational, but difficult, disciplinary concepts. However, there is no methodological consensus about the best ways to identify them. In this ...

Writing for Publication: Faculty Development Initiative Using Social Learning Theory 

Sanderson, Bonnie K.; Carter, Matt; Schuessler, Jenny B. (2019-11-05)
Demonstrating scholarly competency is an expectation for nurse faculty. However, there is hesitancy among some faculty to fully engage in scholarly activities. To strengthen a school of nursing’s culture of scholarship, a ...