Teaching for Writing Transfer in First-Year Seminars
A guide to "writing transfer" - or the ability to repurpose writing knowledge and approaches to new contexts. Designed for FYSE faculty who wish to frame their writing instruction around writing transfer as a learning goal for their students. Teaching for
this section will consist of a screencast/video introducing the concept and the tutorial's goals.
Writing transfer is a type of learning transfer. For a quick introduction to this broader category, watch this 3 1/2 minute video from Education Week. In simple terms, it defines and describes learning transfer and then offer five suggestions for teaching for transfer. This video provides context for the next steps in this tutorial.