ERIC Number: EJ1009303
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Jun
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Engaging Students with Their Own Learning
Dyrud, Marilyn A.; Worley, Rebecca B.
Business Communication Quarterly, v76 n2 p188-191 Jun 2013
The editors present an introduction to a themed section on teaching writing in which they examine various reports by authors in this issue of "Business Communication Quarterly." Topics covered herein are reflective or self-exploratory writing in business communication education; the adaptation of portfolios in program assessment for a graduate-level methods course; and cover letters, resumes, and social media in job search processes. All the articles in this themed section focus on engaging students with their own learning and taking ownership of their education.
Descriptors: College Students, Higher Education, Writing Instruction, Business Communication, Graduate Study, Methods Courses, Portfolios (Background Materials), Resumes (Personal), Job Search Methods, Social Networks, Student Participation, Learner Engagement, Self Esteem
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