ERIC Number: EJ556684
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Minimizing Writing Apprehension in the Learner-Centered Classroom.
Reeves, LaVona L.
English Journal, v86 n6 p38-45 Oct 1997
Describes ways to help students of all ages with writing apprehension, including write more; discourage appropriation of voice; listen to fearful writers; find patterns in students' errors; conference during drafting stages; coach peers for effective response; encourage positive self-talk; be aware of possible gender differences; vary writing modes; monitor attitudes; give and attend public readings; and share writing. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Writing and Rewriting: Issues and Practices in the English Classroom.