Tuesday November 10th - 5:00 - 6:00 pm in Room 421 Belk Library
Georgia Rhoades
Workshop TitleHandling the Paper Load (see attached flyer)
Description: Those of us who assign writing often feel that the time we put into evaluating student papers is out of control.  In this workshop Georgia Rhoades of the Writing Across the Curriculum Program will explore strategies for assigning and responding to low stakes and high stakes writing while reducing the time we spend in responding, strategies also designed to improve student writing. 
Friday November 20th - 1:00- 2:30 pm in Room 229 Reich College of Education
Lillian Goudas
Workshop Title: Collaborative Quizzes
Do you want to find an exciting way for your students to learn?  Wouldn't it be great if your students retained more of what they did learn and for longer periods?  Want to play with LEGOs?
Collaborative quizzes are assessments that engage the student, provide additional opportunity for the student to learn the material, and lessen the burden of grading for the instructor for any size classroom.  This workshop will introduce you to the concept and benefits of using collaborative quizzes and provide you with a framework to use in your own classes with the assignments of your choic


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Contact FYS

The First Year Seminar is part of the General Education Program located on the main floor of Anne Belk Hall, room 250.

Phone: 828-262-2028

Our mailing address:
First Year Seminar
ASU Box 32065
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

Faculty Coordinator of First Year Seminar:
Dr. Martha McCaughey

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