Fall 2020 


Introduction to Academic Writing Online Workshop

  • Access at https://canvas.harvard.edu/courses/73233
    • We recommend you take this workshop if: 
      • You want tips about the writing process, from reading and note-taking all the way through editing and revision 
      • You want to familiarize or refresh yourself with the expectations for writing in academia, in the education field, and/or in the U.S. 
      • You want to learn about specialized assignment types common at HGSE 
      • You want to improve your use of academic evidence, both how to write about it and how to cite or reference it 
      • Participants will practice relevant skills and receive concrete resources 
      • Topics: Academic Writing Structure, Style & Strategy and Citing & Referencing in the Digital Age 


  • Revising and Editing Your Academic Writing
    • Students will learn strategies for improving the structure, organization, style, wording, grammar, and mechanics of writing, and complete practice exercises.
Editing handout Oct 2020.docx154 KB
Revising and editing video presentation166.52 MB
Revising and editing slides4.85 MB

Past Presentation Materials

Academic Writing: Structure, Style, & Strategy (2019)

  Presentation Slides: structure_style_strategy_fall_2019.pdf                                                      Workshop Materials: style_structure_strategy_materials.pdf

Academic Writing: Citing & Referencing in the Digital Age (2019)

  Presentation Slides: citing_referencing_fall_2019.pdf                                                                  Workshop Materials: citing_and_referencing_materials.pdf