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ERIC Number: EJ359173
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Beyond Word Processing: Computer-Assisted Writing Instruction.
Strickland, James
Journal of Teaching Writing, v5 n1 p51-58 Spr 1986
Distinguishes between using microcomputers for wordprocessing, drills, and repetitive tasks in mechanics and vocabulary and using them for alternative methods of presenting, reviewing, and testing course materials. Argues software for computer assisted writing instruction should address significant writing problems, approach writing from a true process orientation, and involve students in writing. Recommends heuristic interactive software and describes several packages. (JG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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