Karen Nulton and Irvin Peckham on Assessing Writing in the First Year
February 19, 2015
Director of Writing Assessment, Karen Nulton, PhD, and Director of the First-Year Writing Program, Irvin Peckham, PhD, surveyed students in the First-Year Writing program and discussed their results in an article entitled, "Assessing Writing in the First Year: How Do We Measure Success?" 438 students responded to the survey, and they said "they wrote best with clear directions on topics of interest to them within a collaborative, supportive process." Read the article for a full rundown of the assessment.