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Timaru Regional Writing Workshop

Timaru Regional Writing Workshop

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  • Fri 10 Jun ’16, 8:30am – 3:30pm


Mountainview High School, Pages Road, Timaru


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Ticket Price: $200.00


Write that Essay

From Science to Social Studies to PE: literacy is every teacher’s responsibility. Learn proven strategies to give your students the edge. Suitable for teachers of all subject areas. An interactive workshop designed to improve your ability to lift student writing performance across the curriculum.

- Rudiments of writing from effective introductions to conclusions.
- How to improve precision in student work.
- Helping gifted and talented.
- Assisting struggling writers.
- How to move students from descriptive writing to deeper analysis.
- How to teach fluency, improve structure, and produce focused writing.
- Examination techniques, and how to progress students from merit to excellence.

To book your place email us with your name, institution, contact details and workshop you would like to attend. Cost is excl. GST.

Facilitator: Dr. Ian Hunter
Dr. Ian Hunter is a best-selling NZ author and educator. After 20 years as a university academic and professor, Ian is the founder of the award-winning online academic writing system: Write that Essay (www.writethatessay.org). The author of over 80 works, Ian's writing has been published in some of the world's leading scholarly journals. He now works with schools in NZ and overseas to improve student literacy and writing outcomes. His workshops are known for their engaging, informative, and practical content.

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