Guest writer: Planning your essay- Part B —

First of all, double-check you’ve understood the purpose of the assignment (what the tutor is seeking to assess/reward), the learning outcomes, the word limit and what percentage of your overall mark the work carries (so that you allot an appropriate amount of effort). Make a list of areas where you are confident, and also those where you need to find out more. […]

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How to Write a Compelling College Essay — The Conscientious Candidate

Hello, fellows!

I’ve been down with the flu and haven’t been able to write much of late. I’ll put up something soon.

Meanwhile, here’s an interesting post on essay writing by The Conscientious Candidate. Read, like, and share.

 

Hi everyone! This summer turned out to be busier than I thought. As I was preparing my students for the next steps in their academic careers, this blog fell by the wayside. So, to my loyal readers, I send my deepest apologies. The good news is that I plan on incorporating this blog into many […]

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The Web as an information resource in K–12 education: Strategies for supporting students in searching and processing information. — Don Maurer’s Educational Technology Blog

Kuiper, E., Volman, M., & Terwel, J. (2005). The Web as an information resource in K–12 education: Strategies for supporting students in searching and processing information. Review of Educational Research, 75, 285–328. Kuiper, et al. discuss how internet use and the WWW, in particular, has increased in our K–12 school system. “The Web is increasingly […]

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