Question: What are the characteristics of effective writing teachers?
Answer: “In a survey, found that language arts experts defined an effective writing teacher as one who shows enthusiasm for teaching, uses standard speech, and is emotionally stable. L. Rivers. 1985. P. 2010.
Comment: The characteristic that jumps out at me is “uses standard speech.”
One of the interesting things about reporting research results is the questions that have been asked. RayS.
Title: “Annotated Bibliography of Research in the Teaching of English.” JD Marshall and RK Durst. Research in the Teaching of English (May 1986), 198-215.