Online Teaching & Writing Resources for Faculty

Below is a list of online teaching and writing resources for faculty. If you have thoughts you’d like to share about any of the links, requests for resources on topics not covered, or recommendations for webpages to add to the list, please email sed2@williams.edu.

Early Semester Strategies

Starting the Semester Well

The First Day of Class

101 Things You Can Do in the First Three Weeks of Class

General Resources on Teaching Writing

Teaching Students to Write Good Papers

Teaching Students with Different Learning Styles and Levels of Preparation

Responding to Student Writing

Designing Effective Writing Assignments

Designing Your Course

Writing in Large Classes

Diversity in the Classroom

Teaching Controversial Topics

Teaching About Academic Integrity and Plagiarism

Assessment Rubrics

Beliefs about the Teaching of Writing

Scoring Rubrics and Our Relations with Students

Writing in the Social Sciences

Quantitative Writing

Using Writing in the Quantitative Courses

Using Writing to Support Quantitative Reasoning

Flipping the Calculus Classroom

Writing in the Science Classroom

Student Guidelines for Writing the Formal Lab Report

Best Practices for Grading Lab Reports

Science Writing Syllabi

Scientific Writing Resource

General Online Writing Resources

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Univ of Wisconsin-Madison Writer’s Handbook

Miami University Online Writing Resources

General Teaching Guides and Blogs

General Teaching Guides

General Teaching Strategies

Teaching and Learning Together in Higher Education (blog)

Pedogogy Unbound (blog)

Faculty Writing and Professional Development

Proposal Preparation 101 (video)

Writing a Proposal

The Role of Habit for Consistent Productivity (video)

Thinking Small to Solve Big Problems (video)

Importance of Mid-Career Coaching (Atul Gawande)

How to Study Your Own Teaching (And Why You Might Want To)

Independent Editors for Scholars