Redefining the Writing Process

A blogger I enjoy, Indiana Jen, has been attending an iPad conference. She’s been writing about all her experiences and sharing conference notes. She shares some great tools for Redefining the Writing Process. One that stood out to me was creating feedback on student work using Explain Everything. What a great idea! Read her entire post to find out more. Thanks, Jen!

Indiana Jen

The last session I am attending is “Redefining the Writing Process” with Beth Holland and Samantha Morra. Beth highlights the idea we all have about writing – that it’s about paper and keyboarding. Beth wrote a great article about this at Edudemic, “5 Myths About Writing with Mobile Devices.”

Now that we’re in a 2.0 world, writing has become a Digital Process. We can use tools like Google Drive to provide simultaneous feedback or even use audio comments instead of written ones. I wrote about leaving Voice Comments in Google Docs.

hero_penultimateBeth highlights the fact that we now live in a world in which writing is becoming mobile. Not just in the sense that we can pick up and go with our material, but that we can use multiple tools to scaffold and create our pre-writing projects. Not just the output, but the input!…

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