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  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    You can create your new site here.

    We’ve created a course site template for educators who want to make a course blog but don’t want to build the site themselves.  If you’re interested in using our template, […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    Sign up for a QWriting account. You will need to use your Queens email account during the signup process. You have the option to create your own site at this stage—go ahead and check the box to create your o […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    When you create new users for your WordPress site, you’ll need to choose a role for each of them. The roles available to WordPress users are as follows:

    Administrator – Somebody who has access to all the a […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    Vocat is an open source tool which allows you and your students to annotate videos, images, and audio. It can be used for evaluating student work, hosting class discussion, and much more. Developed in house by the […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    CommentPress is an open source wordpress theme and plugin which allows readers to comment on the website’s text.

    You can find just about everything else you could ever want to know about using comment press h […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    Set clear commenting parameters. Requesting specific kinds of comments may be more effective than asking for word/sentence limits.

    Some useful commenting prompts might be things like:

    “Identify a p […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    How can a Qwriting blog help your students continue their conversations outside of class? How can it help them deepen their analyses and make real-world connections to the material? Ideally, your course blog will […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    Make sure you’re logged into Qwriting.
    Head to your admin panel (select your site from the dropdown on the gray bar on the top left).
    On the top of the page, click the + New button and select Post from t […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    In the dashboard, click the Pages button in the gray bar on the left.
    Click the Add New button next to the heading that says “Pages.
    Add a title and some content, then click Publish. […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    What is WordPress?
    WordPress is software that runs on a server—a remote computer that is connected to the internet all the time. WordPress was originally designed to allow users to easily set up a personal b […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting Help 1 month ago

    Multiliteracy
    The traditional intro composition classroom often makes assumptions about the resources and technical knowledge of students. Frequently, students are assumed to have access to the proprietary […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    Debates in the Digital Humanities is a compendium of texts about issues relating to the digital humanities. At the link you can find an open-access edition that allows readers to annotate articles.

    May we […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    Vocat is an open source tool which allows you and your students to annotate videos, images, and audio. It can be used for evaluating student work, hosting class discussion, and much more. Developed in house by the […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    CommentPress is an open source wordpress theme and plugin which allows readers to comment on the website’s text.

    You can find just about everything else you could ever want to know about using comment p […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    Set clear commenting parameters. Requesting specific kinds of comments may be more effective than asking for word/sentence limits.

    Some useful commenting prompts might be things like:

    “Identify a p […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    It can be challenging to begin setting up your technology assisted classroom. Before you begin the process, you’ll want to think critically about why technology should play a role in your classroom. Consider the […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    Adding Pages

    Typically, you’ll want to add a few static pages, such as a course description page or a syllabus page. To add new pages to the site, follow these steps:

    In the dashboard, click the P […]

  • erinspampinato posted a new page, on the site Qwriting 1 month ago

    Adding Users

    For a course blog, you will need to add your students as users before they can access the dashboard to create new posts.

    Have your students sign up for QWriting and then email you […]

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