Faculty Writers Group

Started in winter 2006, this group of 12-20 faculty meet regularly to share writing tips, keep each other accountable to goals, and to peer review others' work.

Here is a page that explains our rationale.

Here is an example of our activities.

This from U.C., CECH professor, Mary Brydon-Miller was presented at the July 2009 retreat. It contains tips for publishing SoTL studies.

A website for academic productivity with 8 Writing Tips:
Successful writers blog:
Start Writing blog:

More writing tips can be found in this article from Change.

And in these handouts from a Meggin McIntosh teleseminar.

Here is an organizer that can help you brainstorm thoughts on a topic.

This book will convince you to turn off your email so that you can actually get some writing completed.

***We had a great writers retreat in July 2009, and we are planning another Writers Retreat for members of this group and the Critical Thinking Faculty Learning Community December 14, 2009. '' angie_at_center.jpgIf you're interested, contact the facilitators Brenda Refaei or Robin Lightner.