Dr. JDub's School of Writing
Dr. JDub's School of Writing

Welcome to Dr. JDub's School of Writing

Write more, stress less.

Why Dr. JDub's School of Writing?

Hi! I'm Dr. JDub. I'm a college professor of Rhetoric and Writing and a former high school English Language Arts teacher.  I am an expert in the transition from high school writing to college writing, and I am here to support high school students like you as you navigate this journey. From writing college application essays to surviving first college papers, I am here to help!

My "College Application Essay Writing" workshop provides everything students need to write compelling college application essays. Through on-demand tutorials, live opportunities to share and receive feedback, and cultivated community support, you will increase your confidence in writing memorable college application and scholarship essays.

Additional self-paced courses like "Start Writing: A Course for Perfectionists and Procrastinators" and online writing groups are designed to help students overcome the barriers that are blocking their growth as writers.

Tips, tools, polls, and discussions are free for all members!

The Results You'll Get

I think this community is pretty cool (if I do say so myself).  Leveling up your relationship with writing can unlock other transformations in your life.

Here are a few of the things you’ll be able to do as a member of Dr. JDub's School of Writing:

  • Improve your essay writing skills through on-demand tutorials and live feedback sessions.
  • Gain confidence in your ability to craft compelling college application and scholarship essays.
  • Receive support and encouragement from a community of peers navigating the same journey.

When You Join Today

When you join Dr. JDub's School of Writing today, you’ll be able to:

  • Participate in Community Events: Attend online community events where we discuss various topics related to writing as well as share our experiences and trade tips. It’s a great way to learn from others, thereby gaining valuable insights for your own writing journey.
  • Join My On-Demand Courses and Workshops: By participating in on-demand courses and workshops especially designed to improve your relationship with writing, you can learn how to do things like overcome procrastination or craft compelling college application essays -- all at your own pace. 
  • Attend Live Feedback Sessions: Attend my live feedback sessions in which you can ask questions or share drafts of your writing and receive helpful feedback from me as well as your peers.  I teach you how to ask for and offer *useful* feedback, which is a good skill to have in general!