College Essay Boot Camp


This self-guided course teaches you how to run a college essay workshop in person or online. At the center of the course is a four-hour classroom curriculum that covers all the elements of a college essay writing workshop that work well in a group, from understanding prompts to writing first drafts. Includes leader’s guide, student worksheets, slide template and timing guidelines. (State of Michigan: Earn 13 SCECHs in college preparation and selection) Note: To complete the course and earn 13 SCECHs, you will need to prepare, deliver and reflect on a student workshop. The course includes everything you need to do that.


The College Essay Boot Camp Includes:

• Leader’s guide
• Student materials
• 1-hour webinar, along with tips to modify the curriculum for a remote, online workshop
• Timing suggestions to use the curriculum in a variety of settings and situations
• Slide template to facilitate workshop presentations