ERIC Number: EJ632868
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Writing Possibilities: Email and the Creative Writing Classroom.
Journal of Cooperation & Collaboration in College Teaching, v10 n2 p61-67 Spr 2001
Explores practical and theoretical benefits of electronic mail in a creative writing program. Practical benefits include creation of alternative writing space, scheduling convenience, and savings on copies. Theoretical benefits include egalitarian communication, blending of formal and informal discourse, increase in student engagement, student-to-student dialogue, thorough revisions, and challenges to cognitive conventions. (EV)
Descriptors: Creative Writing, Electronic Mail, Instructional Innovation, Teaching Methods, Writing Processes
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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