Saturday, October 17, 2009

Helping your students understand what you mean by an essay

"Write an essay on . . . ." While this may seem like a simple request, many of our students have no idea what we mean by an essay. You can help them out by pointing them to this "Quick Guide to the 'Traditional Academic' Essay" from Elizabeth Coughlin, Assistant Director for the DePaul University Writing Center:  http://condor.depaul.edu/~writing/html/stud/planning/quick.html 

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