ERIC Number: ED257112
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Writing On-Line: Using Computers in the Teaching of Writing.
Collins, James L., Ed.; Sommers, Elizabeth A., Ed.
Distinguishing between teaching writing and teaching word processing, this book is intended as a guide for teachers who wish to teach writing with microcomputers. The 13 chapters and authors are as follows: (1) "Integrating Composing and Computing," Elizabeth Sommers; (2) "A Writing Teacher's Guide to Computerese," James Collins; (3) "A Writer (and Teacher of Writing) Confronts Word Processing," Peter Stillman; (4) "Selecting Word Processing Software," Michael Spitzer; (5) "Word Processing and the Integration of Reading and Writing Instruction," Linda Bickel; (6) "Word Processing in High School Writing Classes," Shirlee Lindemann and Jeanette Willert; (7) "The Electronic Pen: Computers and the Composing Process," Cynthia Selfe; (8) "Prewriting and Computing," James Strickland; (9) "Revising and Computing," Gail Womble; (10) "Teaching Literature Using Word Processing," John Evans; (11) "Error Correction and Computing," Glynda Hull; (12) "Realities of Computer Analysis of Compositions," Donald Ross; and (12) "Looking in Depth at Writers: Computers as Writing Medium and Research Tool," Lillian Bridwell and Ann Duin. (HTH)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Software, Higher Education, Literature Appreciation, Microcomputers, Reading Instruction, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Word Processing, Writing Evaluation, Writing Instruction, Writing Processes, Writing Research
Boynton/Cook Publishers, Inc., P.O. Box 860, 52 Upper Montclair Plaza, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043 ($9.75, paper).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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