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My series on teaching college-level writing

This is rather epic guide (ultimate guide?) to teaching college-level essay writing, known as Composition, in the US. The series begins by asking "What are you trying to achieve?" and works through decisions about theme, lesson structure, and readings.

How I Teach College-Level Writing
How I Teach College-Level Writing: The Theories Behind the Syllabus
How I Teach College-Level Writing: The Diagnosis
How I Teach College-Level Writing: Trying Not to Be Racist
How I Teach College-Level Writing: Why I Teach Cool
How I Teach College-Level Writing: The Essay, The Problem
Every Sentence Is a Question
How I Teach College-Level Writing: Don’t Grade Too Much
Run a Successful Writing Workshop With Students of Any Level

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Creative writing lessons

I love teaching fiction, of course. That's probably obvious from this site. Here are a few of the ways I do it / think about it.

Who’s at the Center of Workshop and Who Should Be?
Should fiction writers train like the Spanish football team?
Teaching writing step by step—HTML Giant

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