Some great posts have been written this past week from the IATEFL Conference about writing materials for students. They’ve been obviously geared towards English Language Learners, but I think a lot of the advice is useful for hand-outs and online lessons we create for non-ELLs, too (and when we have students create learning materials for classmates).
I hope readers will contribute other resources in the comments.
Here’s a beginning list:
Sandy Millin has written a great summary, and I learned about other resources from that post, too.
Olya Sergeeva also wrote an excellent summary.
I know lots of others have offered good advice over the years — what should I add to this list?
Since a lot of this advice could apply to those who are writing books, I’m also adding a link to this post to So, You Want To Write A Book? Here’s The Best Advice…