ERIC Number: EJ359443
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Defining, Teaching, and Testing Basic Writing Competence.
Greenberg, Karen L.
Topics in Language Disorders, v7 n4 p31-41 Sep 1987
The article describes components of writing competence for instructors of basic writers (e.g., remedial, disadvantaged, language/learning disabled) emphasizing fluency, clarity, and appropriateness. Implications of research for the teaching of writing (such as the significance of errors) and assessment of writing competence are noted. (DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Isssue: Written Language Instruction for Adolescents and Adults.