ERIC Number: ED388798
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Techniques for Better Memo Writing. P.R.I.D.E. People Retraining for Industry Excellence.
This guide, part of a series of workplace-developed materials for retraining factory workers, provides teaching materials for a workplace course in writing memos. The course covers recognizing the audience for a memo, identifying the topic, organizing the writing using four steps (think, write, review, correct) writing complete sentences, using correct punctuation, and using a standard memo format. It includes sample applications using memos common in the workforce. The introductory materials include course objectives, a topical outline, teaching methods, materials needed, and evaluation methods. Lesson plans for three sessions are provided. The session materials include teaching notes, information sheets, exercises, and worksheets. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Mercer County Community Coll., Trenton, NJ.
Note: For related documents, see ED 351 578-599, ED 368 968-988, and CE 070 164-183.