A Tutor's Guide: Helping Writers One to One

A Tutor's Guide: Helping Writers One to One

by Ben Rafoth

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780867094954
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 03/09/2000
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Ben Rafoth directs the writing center at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where he teaches courses in writing, research methods, and composition theory and pedagogy. He is the editor or coeditor of the Heinemann-Boynton/Cook titles ESL Writers, Second Edition (2009) and A Tutor's Guide, Second Edition (2005).His essays and articles on composition theory and teaching have appeared in several publications, including Assessing Writing, Journal of Teaching Writing, Research in the Teaching of English, and The Writing Lab Newsletter. Ben was an executive officer for the International Writing Centers Association and is a recipient of the Ron Maxwell Award from the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing.

Table of Contents

1. Setting the Agenda for the Next Thirty Minutes, W. Macauley, Jr.

What Line? I Didn't See Any Line, M. Wingate

Tutoring in Emotionally Charged Sessions, C. Agostinelli, H. Pock & E. Santoro

Talk to Me: Engaging Reluctant Writers, M. Harris

Telling Tutor Tales: Breaking Down Barriers with Stories, S. Eckard

Is There a Creative Writer in the House? Tutoring to Enhance Creativity and Engagement, W. Bishop

Style in the Writing Center: It's a Matter of Choice and Voice, L. Masiello

Organizing Ideas: Focus Is the Key, A. Trupe

Helping Writers to Write Analytically, B. Rafoth

Tutoring in Unfamiliar Subjects, A. Greiner

Protocols and Process in Online Tutoring, G. Cooper, K. Bui & L. Riker

Recent Developments in Assisting ESL Writers, J. Ritter

Can You Proofread This?, B. Young

Using Others' Words: Quoting, Summarizing, and Documenting Sources, M. Dossin

Becoming a Resource: Multiple Ways of Thinking About Information and the Writing Conference, S. Eckard & J. Staben

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