Wow Writing Workshop will be offering two courses next week through Birmingham Community Education.
Wow Them With Your College Essay Wednesday, August 28, 10-11:30 a.m. Seaholm High School, 2436 West Lincoln, Birmingham, MI 48009
Stand out from the college-bound crowd!
Good grades and test scores might not be enough to get into the school
of your dreams, but you can wow admissions officers with a strong
application essay. Join us for a lively discussion about prompts, voice,
choosing a topic and what colleges are looking for. Bring paper and a
pen, and come prepared to write.
Class participants will receive $55 off the price of Wow Online - College Essay, our self-guided online tutorial for writing college application essays!
Ace the ACT Writing Test Thursday, August 29, 7-9 p.m. Seaholm High School, 2436 West Lincoln, Birmingham, MI 48009
In this interactive class, high school
students will learn how to succeed on the writing portion of the ACT.
Topics include how to read and evaluate the prompt; how to organize your
thoughts; tips for writing quickly, clearly and effectively; and common
mistakes and how to avoid them. Students will discuss strategies and
complete test-related activities, including one full, timed writing
test. The writing test will be scored according to the ACT rubric and
will be returned to students the following week.