Question: What are the effects of teachers’ comments on compositions?
Answer: “Freshman composition students found teachers’ comments unclear, sometimes unreadable, and containing the same kinds of errors for which they were penalized.” J Burkland and N Grimm. 1984. P. 185.
Comment: Take the time to find out from students how helpful your comments are on their writing. RayS.
Title: “Annotated Bibliography of Research in the Teaching of English.” JD Marshall and RK Durst. Research in the Teaching of English (May 1985), pp. 183-204.