Caroline Toy Receives Outstanding Writing Instruction Award Honorable Mention

April 19, 2019

The Writing Across the Curriculum graduate consultant team has selected Caroline Toy for an honorable mention in the award for Outstanding Writing Instruction. They received a number of extremely competitive and high caliber applications. Toy's stood out as one of the clear favorites among the WAC award committee.


The award committee was excited to hear about Toy's expeditionary approach to the teaching of writing. They could tell that Toy is extremely dedicated to her students and to trying new pedagogical approaches in order to show students the variety of ways they can engage with and respond to texts. Overall, the committee was impressed with how clearly Toy values student engagement and fosters space for students’ creative expression of their learning.