ERIC Number: ED268523
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Jan-24
Reference Count: 0
Developing Writing Competence. Minimum Standards Leadership Series 1985.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Intended as a tool for school district personnel as they develop competency-based education programs for English composition, this document presents objectives and guidelines for improving composition quality and instruction. The chapters cover the following topics: (1) the writing process, (2) the relationship between the writing process and competency-based education requirements, (3) writing experiences, (4) writing and cognitive development, (5) developing prompts for writing experiences, (6) evaluating compositions, (7) planning for district-wide evaluation of compositions, (8) grading and reporting to parents, (9) pupil performance objectives and writing experiences, and (10) program evaluation. A nine-page bibliography is included; the appendix contains a self-appraisal checklist for evaluating writing programs. (EL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education.