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Online Professional Development Workshop, July 8-12

What is the workshop about? Eli Review is a peer learning app for feedback and revision. Each month, a free online professional development workshop encourages faculty to reframe peer review in their classes. What do participants do? Participants get to be students Monday-Thursday, July 8-11 and then get instructor access on Friday, July 12. They […]

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Online Professional Development Workshop, June 10-14

What is the workshop about? Eli Review is a peer learning app for feedback and revision. Each month, a free online professional development workshop encourages faculty to reframe peer review in their classes. What do participants do? Participants get to be students Monday-Thursday and then get instructor access on Friday. They share a syllabus blurb […]

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Tip: Where can I write on students’ drafts in Eli Review?

You can’t. You haven’t missed a button. It’s not there. Eli Review is a peer feedback environment. The app is not designed for teacher markup. In our 2016 blog post “Know When To Shut Up: Part I,” we wrote: Instructors are no doubt the most powerful provider of feedback. We can tell students things they […]

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Mind the Gap: Giving vs Receiving Feedback

When students give helpful feedback to peers and get it back on their own writing, they are happy. When students work hard at being helpful reviewers and don’t get helpful feedback in return, they are grumpy. The feedback culture of a class—happiness or grumpiness—has a lot to do with the perceived balance in the feedback […]

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#4C18 Full-Day Workshop on Peer Learning

The Eli Review Team will be leading a full-day workshop at the 2018 meeting of the College Conference on Composition and Communication (#4c18) in Kansas City, Missouri. Title: W.06 – Focusing on Students’ Labor: Becoming an Evidence-Based Coach of Effective Peer Learning in Writing (First-Year and Beyond) [see page 18 of official workshop descriptions] Date: Wednesday, […]

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