ERIC Number: ED378431
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Jun-30
Effective Writing in the Workplace: A Writing Workshop.
This document is the instructor's edition of a learning module that is designed to be presented as an 8-hour workshop to help workers master the skills needed for effective writing in the workplace. It was developed by educators from the Emily Griffith Opportunity School. The workshop materials are designed to enable participants to do the following: apply the various steps of the writing process (planning, drafting, and revising) to their writing needs in the workplace; use principles of business composition (including direct language and positive tone); integrate principles of organization and formatting to produce and enhance business documents; and write collaboratively with other employees. The following materials are included: overview of the workshop's objectives and scope, instructor's notes, participant's package, and a list of resources. Included in the instructor's notes section are a workshop agenda, outlines for each of the workshop's two sessions, and answer keys to the participant handouts. The participant's package contains a workshop agenda and 22 handouts. Contains six references. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Behavioral Objectives, Business English, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Teamwork, Workplace Literacy, Workshops, Writing (Composition), Writing Skills
Emily Griffith Opportunity School, 1250 Welton Street, Denver, CO 80204 ($17.80).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Denver Public Schools, CO.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see CE 068 153-167.