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Partnering at the Institutional Level with San Francisco State University

For the past five years, Eli Review has partnered with San Francisco State University to build a community of practice around peer learning in first-year writing, second year writing, and writing in the disciplines. Our partnership includes more than 30 recorded online office hours where instructors discuss one aspect of teaching feedback and revision each […]

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Helpful Comments: The Foundation of Formative Peer Review

This week, I’ll be speaking at the Public Philosophy Network conference where I’m going to talk about the concept of formative peer review. For an academic audience, the idea of review with the aim not to evaluate and qualify or reject work but to make the writing (and the writer!) better is…well…a little bit novel. […]

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New Novelist from UT-Chattanooga Relies on Eli for Teaching While on Book Tour

We hear instructors offer all kinds of reasons for using Eli Review for peer feedback and revision in their classes: their LMS tools disappoint; their students like the app’s ease of use; they like being able to see all the comments and revision plans; they like our pedagogical resources; they like our team. But, Jessica […]

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Helpfulness Ratings You Can Trust

In Eli Review, writers can rate the feedback they received from peers. Helpfulness ratings let reviewers and the instructor know if writers are getting that they need to revise.  Like Amazon’s rating system and other reputation systems, helpfulness ratings are most useful when participants share common expectations for high and low ratings. In our student […]

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Eli Review at Arizona State University

ASU faculty can register to learn more: Friday, Sept. 27, 11 AM-12 PM Arizona (requires free registration) This session showcases Eli Review courses at ASU so that instructors can: see how the app works learn how to get started in Fall B 2019 or Spring 2020. What is Eli Review? Eli Review (elireview.com) is a […]

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