My #UIWP13 writing process, visualized: How #UIWP2012 built relationships for collaborative writing

Philosopher, I am not. My next big piece of writing, however, is taking me into the realm of academe. “Scaffolding Conversations about Writing in Google Docs: An Inquiry into Feedback and Revision” is a proposed and accepted title that I am drafting with a great colleague and thought partner, Becca Woodard (@BeccaWoodard), who I met Read More …

Watching #UIWP13 tech growth: Some suggestions for TC’s next steps… @CommonSense

This has been my first year as a Teacher Consultant (TC) for the University of Illinois Writing Project (UIWP), where I have been tasked with coordinating and supporting our digital literacy projects.  Each year of the UIWP’s Summer Institute (SI) brings a new collection of digital media that UIWP SI participants/”fellows” produce themselves.  Through a series of Read More …

My earliest memory of writing #UIWP13 #UIWP2012

This is a reaction to a prompt presented to #UIWP2012 fellow during orientation: What is your earliest memory of writing?  In returning to my Drafts page on my blog, I happened upon it now in #UIWP13 and have decided to finish what I started My evolution into a writer from being an artist is the Read More …