Tutor profile: Danielle C.
How significant is Writing Across Disciplines pedagogy of writing instruction?
As students from diverse backgrounds-economically, ethnically, and educationally-seek instruction in writing, it is important that they are being valued and taught writing in a way that appreciates all diverse backgrounds. Writing Across Disciplines has become significant as multiple modes of writing careers and interests have exploded and shaped our ever-changing society.
Subject: Study Skills
Is developing study skills an important aspect to establish as a student?
Yes. Being able to develop study skills is essential to the growth and success as a student. As students develop study skills, they are able to secure strategies and tools to help them become successful in any subject or field of study.
How should a student develop skills in researching content for English-related essays and papers?
Developing research skills begins with breaking down and improving on specific skills. For example, taking the time to brainstorm, collect facts, and learning how to develop research questions are very important skills to practice.