The purpose of this blog is to summarize articles on teaching English/language arts, from kindergarten through college, published in English education journals from the past.
Topic: “Basic” Writers
Title: “Develop the Inferential Reasoning of Basic Writers.” Robert Zeller. College Composition and Communication (October 1987), 343-346.
Summary: Do not assume that “basic” writers can’t think. What they can’t do is shape their thoughts in writing.
Comment: I need to remember that piece of advice. RayS.