Postsecondary Writing: Reflecting Future Writing Expectations

9:30 - 11:15am EDT

Convention Center, Room 330

Presented at: TESOL 2016

Students write throughout high school, yet postsecondary writing may differ considerably. This panel considers transitions from high school writing to writing in higher education or the workplace. Panelists discuss students’ perspectives on writing expectations, common issues faced when adjusting to academic discourse, and writing development for career transitions.