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Our creative resources for writing classes will enrich your syllabi and excite students to take their writing to the next level.

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About this collection of resources for writing classes

The Adobe Education team has curated this unique collection of free resources for teachers so you can prepare lesson plans that motivate and excite students about learning to write. The learning materials collected here span a variety of formats, from virtual presentations to podcasts to videos, with each resource specially designed to increase engagement, spark imagination, and maximize fun in the classroom. Designed by and for educators, our writing classes will teach you everything you need to help students’ writing in new, engaging ways. These writing activities will challenge and develop students' critical thinking and communication skills.

Whether you are seeking to ease your students into new writing strategies or want to challenge them with difficult projects, our resources are adaptable to fit your specific needs. Our supplementary material can easily be added to your existing lesson plan or make writing an integral part of your entire course unit with the help of our free online writing courses. Additionally, our writing resources can be used across multiple subject areas in combination with other creative skills to create a rich learning environment.

Do you want to introduce 21st century applications of learning to drive excitement in the classroom? Is creative writing a topic of interest? Students will develop their creative writing skills through these unique activities that will challenge them to write comic books, short film scripts, video essays, and infographics using digital tools. The creative presentation of writing, such as newspapers, magazines, or even posters will engage and excite students. Our online writing courses will give you the knowledge you need to make writing fun and allow students to express themselves through a variety of different tools and media.

Create unique lesson plans with help from our free online writing courses

Regardless of your students’ proficiency with digital tools and software, the Adobe Education Exchange has made it easy to introduce creative applications of learning in every classroom. Each resource provides clearly defined software instructions that minimize friction in students’ learning experiences. Additionally, our online writing courses will teach you how to incorporate digital media into the classroom to create a purposeful learning experience. All our resources are free and the software tools, such as Spark and Creative Cloud for educators, are easily accessible so that you can incorporate writing activities into your curriculum, no matter the subject of focus.

Our unique writing courses will teach you how to introduce creativity into the classroom and spark students’ imagination. Students will develop the ability to communicate effectively, work independently or collaboratively, and contextualize and process online information. We have thoughtfully designed every lesson to be easily adaptable to the unique needs of your classroom and to excite students to learn content more deeply while also fulfilling their learning goals. From hands-on group activities to longer-term digital applications of learning, our incorporation of digital tools will challenge your students to think outside the box.

Frequently Asked Questions

Adobe’s digital tools provide creative opportunities to challenge your students to learn content more deeply and make writing fun and creative. All our writing materials are designed for teachers to quickly learn and become empowered to create a dynamic and rich classroom environment. Additionally, each resource is designed to be usable both for distance and in-person learning. Encourage students to present writing in new ways through infographics, comics, videos, and more to increase classroom engagement.

The curation pages on the Adobe Education Exchange will help you find free writing learning material that aligns with your curriculum and teaching goals. Whether you’re an elementary teacher looking to educate young learners about grammar or you're teaching in higher education, our education team has curated many exciting resources designed to captivate students and challenge their writing abilities.

The curation pages on the Adobe Education Exchange will help you find creative examples of written content that will inspire your lesson plans, and they'll help you discover activities and projects that can be easily introduced to an existing class. You can use the activities to supplement or reimagine assignments, or build on or adapt them for other projects. Each resource provides step-by-step instructions and all the digital tools are easily accessible so you can create meaningful online writing classes.