Re Form, Re View, Re New
TYCA-PNW and PNWCA Joint Conference
Spokane Falls Community College
October 23-24, 2015 in Spokane, WA
New York Times #1 Bestselling Author
Cheryl Hogue Smith
"Interrogating Texts: Taming Chaotic Thought through Metacognitive Revision"
June 30, 2015
Conference Hotel Information
Book a room at the Fairfield Inn at the group rate of $89
Book a room at the Marriott Courtyard at the group rate of $99
Conference Registration coming soon
Carolyn Calhoon-Dillahunt and Dodie Forrest, both from Yakima Valley Community College, are winners of the 2014 Mark Reynolds TETYC Best Article Award for 2014. Their article, "Conversing in Marginal Spaces: Developmental Writers’ Responses to Teacher Comments" (full access requires NCTE/TYCA membership. If you are not a member, check with your librarian) in the March, 2013 edition of Teaching English in the Two-Year College.
The article describes a pilot study on developmental writers’ attitudes toward and use of instructor-written feedback in multiple sections of a precollege-level writing course at Yakima Valley Community College.
Welcome! TYCA-Pacific Northwest is part of the College Section of the National Council of Teachers of English. We remain committed to our original purposes:
As the fastest-growing of the seven regions of the TYCA, we welcome your interest and invite your membership in the organization.
Cheryl Siemers and Dodie Forrest
Chairs, Regional Executive Committee