EdD Writing Support

Fall 2018

The Writing Across the Curriculum program offers a variety of writing support activities for students in the Lurie College of Education's EdD progam.

Writing Meetings with Tom (For 3rd Year Students Writing Dissertations)
Individual, one-hour meetings with me, either in person or on the phone. We can make plans, read and discuss sections of your dissertation, discuss organizational ideas, brainstorm future sections of your dissertation, etc. Whatever helps you make progress on your project.

Dissertation Formatting and Proofreading Workshops (For 3rd Year Students)
Three-hour workshops devopted to correctly formatting your dissertation and proofreading. The first half of each workshop will be devoted to formatting, the second half to proofreading. Bring your laptop and let's get some work done! Food and drinks will be provided.

Writing Support Meetings (For all EdD Students)
Scheduled meetings with a Graduate Writing Fellow to work on specific writing tasks/issues. From proposals and literature reviews to dissertation chapters and specific class assignments.

Writing Groups (For 2nd and 3rd Year Students)
Want to make progress on your projects, so you don't show up to your monthly meeting empty handed?  Form a writing group and get support and encouragement from your colleagues.

Dinner and Discussion (For all EdD Students)
Join us for a free meal and a presentation and discussion.

Professional Development for EdD Faculty
Join us for workshops on designing and pacing writing assignments, working with dissertation writers, and other topics of interest to faculty in the EdD program.

Published EdD Dissertations
Read all the dissertations that have been successfully defended and published.

SJSU Dissertation Quick Reference Guide
Put together by Cheryl Cowan in the Graduate Studies office.