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Because Writing Matters: Improving Student Writing in Our Schools National Writing Project

Because Writing Matters: Improving Student Writing in Our Schools

National Writing Project

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ISBN : 9780787965624
Hardcover
138 pages
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Because Writing Matters examines the myths and realities surrounding the teaching of writing in schools. This important book reveals how kids learn to write, what schools need to do to teach writing effectively, and shows that effective writingMoreBecause Writing Matters examines the myths and realities surrounding the teaching of writing in schools. This important book reveals how kids learn to write, what schools need to do to teach writing effectively, and shows that effective writing teachers address more than content and skills. Sponsored by the National Writing Project, a nationally recognized organization for teachers, Because Writing Matters offers step-by-step recommendations for developing effective writing programs in all grades. Each of the books action steps is prioritized from the easily achieved to the larger and longer term.