Question: Does time allowed for revision affect the quality of student writing?
Answer: “Results suggest that time for revision may result in more powerful demonstrations of students’ writing ability.”SA Bernhardt. 1988. P. 213.
Comment: “Results suggest….” If true, the 25-minute writing sample for the SAT does not provide it. RayS.
Title: “Annotated Bibliography of Research in the Teaching of English.” Ed. JD Marshall and RK Durst. Research in the Teaching of English (May 1989), 208-222.