Smart Kids Who Hate to Write

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Written by Dianne Craft, MA, CNHP The Great Debate occurs every year: “Am I expecting too much of my child, or not enough? Is this groaning and moaning about writing just a discipline problem, or 'character issue,' or is there really a problem here?" Common comments I hear from home school moms … [Read more...]

When Writing Programs Fail

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When I first began teaching literature and writing at the College of William and Mary in Virginia fifteen years ago, my freshmen were not exactly polished writers. Out of every class of thirty freshmen students, four or five would turn in grammatically correct, coherent, clean papers. Of those, … [Read more...]