Photo by Nicolas Lannuzel For the last week I’ve been in Singapore, at the 12th International Conference of the Learning Sciences. I kicked off the week as a respondent on […]

I’m planning to do some work with students to encourage them to think about genre in their profession. (NB: See comment on this post for outcome of an activity based […]

Writing Analytics: LAK & EDM workshops

It’s a sign of the times that we now have two independently organised workshops on Writing Analytics in 2016, connecting two sister communities to the topic with their slightly different […]

What types of writing do professionals engage in? What professional practices of writing should students entering those professions encounter? How can we support development of appropriate professional writing skills?  These […]

  “Should I worry about this?” I’m currently working on a corpus of student essays. We want to run various analyses on these essays, but for that to work we […]