ACES In-Depth Editing Online Group Seminar (February 2021)

$449.00

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February 12, 2021– March 12, 2021

ACES In-Depth Editing Online Group Seminar (February 2021)

Hone your skills and edit strategically, going beyond editing for style, grammar and punctuation.

Overview

  • Join a supportive online learning community
  • Tune in each Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST for live instruction from ACES leaders
  • Develop expertise in substantive editing across platforms and disciplines

$449.00

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Learning Outcomes

This four-week online course includes live online sessions, one-on-one coaching, homework and discussion forums. By the end of this course, you will:

  • Improve content organization and structure
  • Edit for different audiences, disciplines and platforms
  • Apply critical thinking skills to evaluate content
  • Coach and collaborate with writers
  • Use all forms of display type across multiple platforms
  • Use templates and create style sheets in editing

$449.00

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Overview

  • Join a supportive online learning community
  • Tune in each Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST for live instruction from ACES leaders
  • Develop expertise in substantive editing across platforms and disciplines

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Take your editing to the next level and become a valuable writing coach.

This in-depth editing seminar is for experienced editors who are seeking to move their work to a new level. You’ll hone your skills and edit strategically, going beyond editing for style, grammar and punctuation.

When you’re done, you will have expertise in substantive editing and know how to use critical thinking skills across multiple platforms and disciplines. You’ll also get coaching and feedback from the experts at the ACES: The Society for Editing.

Members of ACES get a $50 discount when they enroll. Log in to your ACES portal to receive your coupon code.

Questions?

If you need assistance, email us at info@poynter.org.

This online group seminar takes place Feb. 12- March 12, 2021. Tune in for live instruction each Wednesday at 3 p.m. Each lesson is one hour, and you can expect to spend an additional 2-3 hours per week exploring the course content, completing assignments, reviewing feedback and discussing homework in the class forum.

Mark your calendars for these live sessions:

  • Week 1: Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 3 p.m. Eastern
  • Week 2: Wednesday, Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. Eastern
  • Week 3: Wednesday, March 3 at 3 p.m. Eastern
  • Week 4: Wednesday, March 10 at 3 p.m. Eastern

All live sessions will be recorded and available for replay. However, submitting homework assignments is required to successfully complete the course.

Who should take this course:

  • Editors who want to expand their skills and develop the ability to edit in a variety of disciplines and platforms.
  • Communications professionals or writers who want to become better self-editors or develop expertise in editing.
  • Editors seeking to augment their skills or earn a credential.

Cost

Tuition for this four-week online group seminar is $449. It includes four live lessons, course content, feedback, optional one-on-one coaching and online learning community.

Members of ACES get a $50 discount when they enroll. Log in to your ACES portal to receive your coupon code.

Time estimate

The content of this course unfolds over several weeks. There are few scheduled live meeting times. Except for several live discussions, you’ll be able to learn on a schedule that works for you. The minimum time commitment each week is three to four hours.

Questions?

If you need assistance, email us at info@poynter.org.

Instructors

Instructors

  • Sue Burzynski Bullard
    Sue Burzynski Bullard teaches editing, reporting and multimedia at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She joined the University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty in August 2008 after a year...
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  • Teresa Schmedding
    Former president of ACES: The Society for Editing
    Teresa Schmedding is the content manager at Wipfli LLP, overseeing content strategy and brand voice. Prior to that, she was the managing editor for Rotary...
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