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All this week, Turnitin is hosting our annual, spring virtual conference, called Writing X Tech and themed "The Writing Mindset". Join us for eight, free, 45-minute sessions with thought leaders, industry experts and champion educators.

The Writing Mindset explores how thinking differently about writing can engage students and set them up for success.

Sign up for the sessions. All of the sessions will be recorded!

Sessions include:

  • "Connecting Great Reads to Great Writing"
  • "How to Reach More Readers While Still Looking Smart"
  • "Beyond Integrity: Why We Cite"
  • "A Picture is Worth a MILLION Words! Motivating Students to Write with Digital Storytelling"
  • "Mimicry & Plagiarism: A Place for Copying in Learning"
  • "Teaching the Writing Brain"
  • "Beyond Thumb Typing: Supporting the Writing Process with Mobile Devices"
  • "What's the Story Behind Why We Write?"

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For many novice or struggling writers, one of the biggest missteps is unintentional repetition. 

While repeating elements of a work can be a powerful tool to add emphasis to that element, it has to be used with care. Unfortunately, many writers, especially those still learning the craft, unintentionally repeat parts of their work, distracting from the point that they are trying to make.

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