Mt. Lebanon High School Writing Lab

Writing Handbook

Plagiarism Tutorial

What's that?

The Writing Lab is a resource for all stages of the writing process. The lab (B521) houses a total of twenty-five computers and a full-time Writing Clinician, who is certified in secondary English and holds a certificate in Teaching Writing. In addition to offering a place for students to brainstorm, draft, revise, and edit their written work, the Writing Clinician offers support for students and teachers alike for writing conferences on student writing, including work for English class as well as across the curriculum; college, scholarship, summer program, and apprenticeship application essays; independent writing; and standardized testing essay preparation, including the SAT and ACT. Writing coaches, trained and friendly peers, are also available for consultation.

Who's there?

Mrs. Shine is the Writing Clinician and can be reached via email ( or phone (412-344-2000 x10521)

How do I get there?

Use this QR code to sign in.

What time?

Regular Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 am to 3:30 pm

Fridays, 7:30 am to 3 pm

Lab closed during 5th period

Conferences via email ( are recommended.

What's happening now?

3 Step Analysis

Working on an analytical paper for English class? Brush up your skills with this presentation.

You can think without writing, but you can't write without thinking!