The majority of work will be done in teams of several students. We will make team assignments during the first week of class. As a group, you will author and edit weekly blog posts. To facilitate collaboration (and allow the TA to evaluate your work in progress), we will use Google Docs to edit draft versions of your assignments.
Your first assignment is as follows:
If you don't already use Google Docs, here's how to get up and running:
We will make an effort to assign groups based on these preferences and student backgrounds, but obviously cannot guarantee everyone will get their top choices.