The Ohio State University at Newark


Resources for Consultants

Resources for Consultants

Documents for Ohio State Newark Consultants

The Updated Writer's Studio Manual: A PDF of policies and procedures that every good Ohio State Newark Peer Writing Consultant should get to know.

Peer Writing Consultant Schedule Request Form :Make sure to fill out this form and send it as an attachment to Derek before each semester.

Absence Account Digital Version :A Word document that needs to be filled out before each absence a Peer Writing Consultant has and must be EMAILED to Derek. This version is digital and should be emailed, not printed out.

Absence Account Printer Friendly Version : A Word document that needs to be filled out before each absence a Peer Writing Consultant has and must be HANDED to Derek. This version is printer friendly.

Professional Development

Tutor.edu: A manual for Writing Center tutors courtesy of Montreat College.

Training for Tough Tutorials: Training videos offering mock tutorials featuring obstacles encountered in tutorials.

Dave's ESL Cafe: Comprehensive Site for students and teachers alike, with many posted ideas and activities and a fine social network of forums.

LD Online: Comprehensive resource on Learning Disabilities and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.

Teaching LD: Professional site sponsored by the Division for Learning Disabilities of the Council for Exceptional Children. Links to articles, studies, and other materials concerning LD.

York University's Academic Integrity Tutorial: Offers tips on how students can detect and avoid plagiarism, with helpful case studies.

International Writing Centers Association: Home page of the IWCA, with links to writing center websites, writing center news, position announcements and helpful writing center resources.

PeerCentered: Blog operated for at by Peer Writing Consultants.

Praxis: A Writing Center Journal: Online journal replete with scholarship and whimsy.

The OWL at Purdue: Deservedly ballyhooed Online Writing Lab with many printable handouts and exercises for issues all along one's writing process.

Writing@CSU: Colorado State's "online writing environment."