FCE Assignment Title Page Format
FCE Standard Assignments Format
All FCE students are expected to follow these format guidelines for written course assignments.
This document describes strategies such as brainstorming and clustering to select a topic for your paper. Recommended by Jarred Perez (FCE graduate student)
Prewriting: The Ultimate Advantage Video by Dr. Karen Bowser
Tone, Voice, and Sentence Structure
Tuning Your Academic Voice (Video by Dr. Karen Bowser)
Organization Is Critical (Video by Dr. Karen Bowser)
Tone, Voice, and Sentence Structure videos(from Education Portal)
Word Processing Help
Formatting a Word Document in APA Style (YouTube video)
Note: While helpful, this video includes formatting elements that are not used at the Fischler College of Education, such as running heads. See the FCE Standard Assignments Format for guidelines.
Getting Word to Work with You
Use these tips to help you set up Word! Video by Dr. Karen Bowser.
Establishing a Writing Routine by Dr. Karen D. Bowser
Procrastination and Writer’s Block Advice from Dr. Robert Hill on dealing with procrastination and writer's block.
Writing Clearly and Concisely
Academic Writing Power Point Presentation created by FCE professor Dr. Danielle Kwasnik
Academic Writing Video by Dr. Michelle Tenam-Zemach
Good Academic Writing Hyland, K. (2000). Disciplinary discourses: social interactions in academic writing. Essex, England: Pearson Education Limited.
Powerful Paragraphs by Dr. Karen D. Bowser
Introductory Paragraph This document shows the patterns, importance, and uses of the introductory paragraph for writers. Recommended by Jarred Perez (FCE graduate student)
Power Writing PowerPoint Presentation by Dr. Karen Bowser
Writing Clearly and Concisely (APA Chap. 3) Power Point Presentation
Best Practices in Academic Writing: 3P Writing Philosophy by Dr. Jude St. Phard Jr.
Writing Essays Videos