ERIC Number: ED154406
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Educational Writers Guide.
Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.
The purpose of this manual is to enable authors of educational materials to plan, organize, and prepare materials in a format that is accurate and clear and that requires a minimum of rewriting and editing before publication. The following topics are discussed: the use of reference and copyrighted materials; the use of illustrations; the development of original material; the preparation of an introduction, headings, study assignments, discussion topics, and study guides; manuscript style and format; and sentence and paragraph construction. The manual includes a checklist to aid authors in checking the quality of their writing, a list of minimum standards for the preparation of instructional materials, and a step-by-step description of the review process used by the Alaska Department of Education in copy editing a manuscript and in following a publication from its inception through its distribution. (GW)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.