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“Doneness” and Revision

Eli puts so much emphasis on feedback in order to drive revision because that’s where learning happens. Getting students to revise is hard work, even if they’ve gotten excellent comments from peers and the instructor’s debriefing. In their article in the Fall 2016 Composition Studies, Rob McAlear and Mark Pedretti reported two of the 10 […]

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Release Notes: completion report + revision plan update

We’re releasing a new feature today that lets instructors see all students’ participation across all tasks at a glance. Starting today, all courses (active and legacy courses) have a new class-level “Completion Report.” Instructors can find it in the course navigation menu, between Roster and Analytics. The report is a table that combines a roster […]

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12 Reasons Eli Review Should Be On Your Next Booklist

You’re an instructor who wants better for your students – better feedback, better revision, better writing. Here are 12 reasons why Eli Review is the tool to help you make that happen and why it belongs on your next booklist. #12: Writers learn from other writers. #11: Writers learn by revising. #10: Learning is visible […]

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#4C17 – Panels on Feedback and Revision

The College Conference on Composition and Communication will meet in Portland, Oregon, from March 15-18. We’ve compiled the sessions we’re most excited about. Some sessions relate to Eli Review directly, where presenters will share teaching or research stories, but we’ve also searched the online program for all of the sessions we could related to feedback […]

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Revision Plans Lead to Interventions

In Eli Review, a revision plan lets writers copy helpful peer comments and prioritize them in a list, adding their own notes to explain how they’ll incorporate those suggestions in their next draft. For writers, revision plans create a reflective pause between feedback and revision. In the pause, writers orient toward their larger goals before […]

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