ERIC Number: EJ353889
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Synthesis of Research on Teaching Writing.
Hillocks, George, Jr.
Educational Leadership, v44 n8 p71-76,78,80-82 May 1987
Having reviewed 2,000 studies on teaching writing, the author provides an evaluation of six instructional focuses: grammar, models, sentence combining, scales, inquiry, and free writing. Includes two figures, extensive references, and a sidebar focusing on the research highlights. (MD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A