ERIC Number: ED307606
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Word Processing and Writing Instruction. Focused Access to Selected Topics (FAST) Bibliography No. 10.
Synthesizing research on writing instruction using word processors, this annotated bibliography contains 28 references of articles and papers in the ERIC database. The first section includes strategies, techniques, exercises, activities, and ideas on how to use time on a word processor most effectively. Articles and papers discussing the numerous benefits of word-processor use, including motivating students to spend more time on task and encouraging changes and rewriting, are presented in the section. The resources in the last section will be helpful in selecting word-processing programs and other kinds of instructional software. (MS)
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Bloomington, IN.