Midterms are over. Where are your students still stumbling?
Here's an idea from Instructor Naomi Maloney (LA133: Short Form Writing):
As I was posting midterm grades, I was troubled by the discrepancy between a few students' "Overall" grades and "Completed" grades. For example, one student, a very good writer, averages a B+ on completed assignments — yet he received an F at midterm because of missed assignments.
To address this issue, I created a new topic to coach students on some of the basics:
If you were writing a message like this to your students, what 4 points would you include?
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