Skidmore College

Standards and Expectations/
Writing--In-The-Disciplines Workshop II:

Creating Writing-In-The-Disciplines Resources

29 May-1 June 2001

Writing Expectations
Discipline-Specific Characteristics
Designing Paper Assignments
Responding to Student Writing
Grading and Assessment Rubrics
Departmental Writing Pages

Workshop Aims

  1. To initiate a discussion on the standards and expectations of college-level writing.
  2. To develop a list of standards and expectations for writing in specific academic disciplines.
  3. To create resources presenting conventions, standards, and expectations for writing and for responding to student texts in each participant's specific academic discipline.

For Information on this Workshop please contact Michael Marx, Director of Writing-Across-The-Curriculum (