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Recommended Reading


John L. Bean, Engaging Ideas: The Professor's Guide to Integrating Writing, Critical Thinking, and Active Learning in the Classroom (2nd. Edition, Josse-Bass, 2011).

Wilbert James McKeachie, McKeachie's Teaching Tips: Strategies, Research, and Theory for College and University Teachers (College Teaching Series) (Wadsworth, 2005).



Christian M. Reiner et al., Preparing Effective Essay Questions (New Forums Press, 2002).


Web resources

Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab (OWL), an excellent website on Writing Across the Curriculum, including up-to-date pedagogical advice, sample assignments, and bibliographies for further reading

Writing to Learn” bibliography from Rebecca Moore Howard, “Writing Matters”

Writing Across the Curriculum Bibliography” from Colorado State University (updated 2007)

Short Writing Across the Curriculum bibliography from Brooklyn College (updated 2006)