ERIC Number: ED209685
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
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An Introduction to the Teaching of Writing.
Judy, Stephen N.; Judy, Susan J.
Intended for writing instructors at all educational levels, the chapters in this collection discuss the philosophy and principles of the teaching of writing in an effort to capitalize on the current public interest in writing. Chapter topics are (1) the basics of teaching writing; (2) teaching the composing process; (3) writing assignments and activities; (4) interdisciplinary writing; (5) revising, editing, and correcting; (6) audiences for student writers; (7) designs for writing courses; and (8) assessment and grading. Appendixes include writing curriculum artifacts, a list of contests and places to publish writing, and a list of composition journals and professional organizations. (HOD)
Descriptors: Classroom Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, English Curriculum, Interdisciplinary Approach, Teaching Methods, Writing Evaluation, Writing Exercises, Writing Instruction, Writing Processes
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. One Wiley Dr., Somerset, NJ 08873 ($10.95 paper).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers: Audience Awareness