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Writing Your College Essay - Session A - Day 3

  • Classroom Matters 2436 Sacramento Street Berkeley United States (map)

In this comprehensive workshop, students can expect to take one essay (e.g., the Common App or one of the UC Personal Insight Questions) through all the stages of writing — from brainstorming to final revisions, and make a personalized plan for completing remaining essays.

Each session, students will have short writing exercises, group discussions, and writing instructions. Topics will cover:

  • Intro to Writing

  • From Brainstorming to Drafting

  • Asking For and Using Feedback

  • How to Revise

  • Checklist/Rewrites

Total instruction time is 15 hours. Classes in Session A will include a 30-minute meal break so please have your student pack a lunch. Session B does not include a meal break.

(Minimum enrollment of 5; maximum enrollment of 12)

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