ERIC Number: ED230952
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Writing Teachers: What We Say about What We Do. Fifteen Essays for Teachers of Writing at the Secondary and College Levels.
Tchudi, Stephen, Comp.; McNabb, Scott, Ed.
Prepared by college teachers of writing who are also teachers who write, the papers in this collection appear in a sequence that begins with theoretical issues and problems, moves through the stages of the writing process, and ends with a discussion of revision and evaluation. Specific topics covered in the papers include (1) language theory and the developmental curriculum, (2) enhancing writing through student choice of topics, (3) teaching writing to minority students, (4)reading in a writing course, (5) effective conferencing within the writing process, (6) teaching business writing, (7) listening for voice, (8) feedback, and (9) writing conferences and workshops. The collection concludes with a selection of writing assignments prepared by the contributors. (FL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Council of Teachers of English.
Note: The Michigan Council of Teachers of English is an affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of English.