Does your class use double negatives in their writing? Find out more about common errors and why they cost students marks in exams.
Confused by similes and metaphors? Find out the difference, along with common mistakes to avoid when using them in your writing.
Getting your class to write consistently in the same verb tense can be a challenge. Find out why they're getting it wrong and learn simple tips to use in your classroom.
Do your students seem to forget everything you tell them? Find out how dual coding can help improve learning in your classroom.
Revising and editing is an important part of English class, but it's often hard to teach in a fun way. Here are some engaging strategies for teaching revising and editing.
Have you tried Think-Pair-Share? It's a simple discussion technique that boosts engagement and understanding. Here's how to use it in your class.
Writing an essay is a challenging undertaking. You have to research, take notes, write an outline, and then turn that outline into a rough draft. Finally, you have to edit and refine your rough draft until it becomes a suitable final draft. Of course, before any of this can happen, you need to come up with a great topic. Here are 5 ways in which you can help yourself come up with a great essay idea.
Want an A+ on your next college essay? We'll help you earn it with these tips.
ProWritingAid content manager Hayley Milliman sits down with a college admissions counselor to get a primer on writing your college admissions essay.
Peer editing is an effective way to get students improving their writing and reduces your workload. Use these simple tips to embed it in your teaching and promote independent learning.
A stimulus can transform creative writing in the classroom. Use these simple ideas to improve writing outcomes and get the excitement back into your lessons.
Why did we decide to partner with the International Literacy Association this year? They are doing incredible work both nationally and globally to empower people to read, write, teach, and learn to their best potential. Just as ProWritingAid helps people achieve new heights, International Literacy Association (ILA) has elevated educators and students alike to a whole new level. Since 1956, the organization has served as a tireless advocate for literacy, inspiring industry leaders across the globe to better their communities by equipping them with a plethora of literacy and educational resources.
These three ProWritingAid reports will help you do swift and snappy edit when you are down to the wire.
Many students avoid writing assignments because they're embarrassed. In this article, you'll learn how to flip the script and teach students to use writing for self-advocacy.
Don’t let writing a research paper fill you with fear. Whether you are creating a term paper, Master’s thesis, or Doctoral dissertation, treat your paper as an expanded essay and enjoy the opportunity to demonstrate your own thinking about a subject. In this article, we look at how to write a research paper.