Instructor Resources

The First-Year Writing Program maintains a dedicated SharePoint workspace where instructors can access resources, share best practices, and find answers to FAQs.

Most Visited Resources

Baseline Materials

Contains materials and resources for the current ENGL 1007 baseline inquiry, “What Does an Education Do?” Requires UConn NetID login.

Events Calendar

A calendar with first-year writing events, professional development activities, and due dates.

Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions from previous first-year writing instructors. Requires UConn NetID login.

Instructor Guides

Contains useful classroom and technology guides. Requires UConn NetID login.


University Policies for Course Instructors

A curated list of important classroom policies, including grade appeals and accommodations for students.Requires UConn NetID login.

Syllabus Checklist

A checklist that contains all the required information that must be included in your first-year writing course syllabus. Requires UConn NetID login.

Teaching Forms

Instructional Material Submission

Submit a syllabus and major assignments for your class.

First-Year Writing Teaching Responsibilities

Review your teaching responsibilities; new form submission required each semester.