Welcome to Punctuation Basics, where you will improve your writing by building up your understanding of basic punctuation.

My name is Jason Link, and I’m a published writer and a former English instructor. I have taught students from all over the world and have had the opportunity to teach in the US and abroad. For over five years, I lived in Nicaragua and during that time, I taught English and writing to students from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, many of whom did not have English as their first language. I’m privileged to share all of this teaching experience with you in this course.

Throughout this course, I will share with you straightforward explanations on how punctuation works. We will go over:

By the end of this course, you will have a strong understanding of punctuation basics. You will develop a new confidence in your writing.

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This course challenges students to improve their written and oral communication skills, while strengthening their ability 
to understand and analyze literature in a variety of genres. Students enrolled in this course work on independent projects that enhance their skills and challenge them to consider complex ideas and apply the knowledge they have learned. Literature: Students read a broad array of short stories, poetry, drama, novels, autobiographies, essays, and famous speeches. The course guides students in the close reading and critical analysis of classic works of literature, and helps them appreciate the texts and the contexts in which the works were written. cbsce portions will be also covered.