Faculty Resources

The Office of Learning Support can consult with instructors about writing-related concerns:

  • Designing clear and effective writing assignments
  • Communicating with students about writing expectations
  • Incorporating writing activities into the classroom
  • Encouraging development of stronger writing skills
  • Conducting draft workshops
  • Holding writing conferences with students
  • Responding to student writing
  • Developing strategies for working with writers whose first language is not English
  • Developing strategies for working with writers who have significant or unusual writing difficulties

To request a consultation, please call Dr. Hill Taylor at 503 494-5452 or email him at with the following information about your interests:

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