ERIC Number: ED288574
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Inside English: Journal of the English Council of California Two-Year Colleges; Vol. XII, Nos. 1-4, October 1982, 1984, December 1984, March 1985, and May 1985.
Bilson, Barbara, Ed.; Woodruff, Bert, Ed.
Inside English, v12 n1-4 Sep-May 1984-1985
Designed primarily for English faculty at two-year colleges in California, "Inside English" includes articles on instructional innovations in teaching remedial writing, literature courses, and freshman composition, and on major curricular, administrative, and employment issues in the field. The four issues of volume 12 include the following feature articles: (1) "Computers in the English Program," by John Lovas; (2) "Computers in the Writing Lab: The Wonder of WANDAH," by Nancy Hight; (3) "Computers in the English 1A Class: Innovation at Foothill College," by Jacquelyn B. Carr; (4) "The Computer and Freshman Composition: Revising and Editing Simplified," by Susan Petit; (5) "That First Day of School: American Literature and Literacy in Romania," by Janyth Fredrickson; (6)"Shakespeare's New Boards. Welcome to the Globe: LRC (Learning Resources Center) 112," by Bruce Anders; (7) "Literature and TV: A Powerful Alliance," by Lloyd Thomas; (8) "Butte College Study: Measuring the Effect of Developmental Writing," by George R. Boggs; (9) "The Students' Right to Respond: On Watching Conventions and Olympics," by Marlene Griffith; (9) "What I Did When...Excusing the Inexcusable," by Gary Budd; (10) "'I'm No Clown...I Have a Syllabus.' Working the Room," by Douglas Lane; (11) "Remedial English: Revisited and Recreated," by Jo An Simmons; (12) "Adaptations of Hirsch's Grading Scale: Evaluations That Encourage Learning," by Donald C. Barnett, James A. Goldsberry, and John C. Lovas; (13) "The Elegant Double Negative: Not Entirely Unappealing," by Kay Haugaard; (14)"Composition and Critical Thinking. On Reasonable Writing: A Tranquil Approach," by Don K. Pierstorff; and (15) "Writer to Writer: Strategies for Marking Student Papers," by Betty Coon. (AYC)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, College English, Community Colleges, Computer Assisted Instruction, Critical Thinking, English Instruction, English (Second Language), Grading, Grammar, Instructional Films, Literature, Program Effectiveness, Remedial Instruction, Student Placement, Teacher Student Relationship, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Methods, Two Year Colleges, Word Processing, Writing (Composition), Writing Exercises, Writing Laboratories, Writing Processes, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: English Council of the California Two-Year Colleges.
Note: This journal is printed in oversize form (11.5 x 14.5). All pages have been photographically reduced by ERIC to standard size (8.5 x 11) before microfiching. For the complete archival compilation of volumes 1-13 of "Inside English," see ED 272 238.