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ERIC Number: EJ448272
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0734-6670
A New Look at Evaluating the College Application Essay--Suggestions for High Schools and Colleges.
Latham, Cleve
Journal of College Admission, n134 p4-6 Win 1992
Critically looks at how colleges review writing in students' application essays. Describes high school personal essay writing course for seniors designed to help students find "voice" suitable for personal essays, select original topic, and avoid some typical subjects that college essay readers may find tiring. Describes course's nine-point evaluation scale for rating student essays. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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