ERIC Number: EJ559324
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Formative Assessment of Writing.
Clearing House, v71 n2 p71-72 Nov-Dec 1997
Notes key points of formative assessment that teachers should incorporate into their writing pedagogy: the writing process works; intensive evaluation is seldom desirable; the teacher is not the only person who can evaluate writing; writing must be taught in every classroom and discipline; writing resources are readily available; and motivation is key in forming writings and writers. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme Issue: Forms and Functions of Formative Assessment.