Classes & Workshops

The Basics of Editing & Proofreading

Instructor(s): Ruth E. Thaler-Carter
Beginner Beginner Beginner

Do you have a sharp eye for errors in grammar, punctuation, spelling (without spellcheck!), and usage as you read newspapers, magazines, work reports, or books? Would you like to know how you can put that talent to work for you? Here’s your chance to find out what is involved in being an editor or proofreader. The class will cover essential characteristics and skills, processes, tools and resources, pitfalls, and more, including examples of important style manuals.


If you would like to make a request for any special services, please email us at office@wab.org.