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Are we teaching students to be good writers?

Last week Scott MacMillan, assistant professor of Management at Mount Saint Vincent University, and Bill Barker, professor of English at King’s College, presented to teachers at my school on the subject of teaching students how to be good writers.

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They raised lots of interesting points, some I agreed with and some I thought didn’t┬ácompletely take into account the reality of high school teachers. Continue reading Are we teaching students to be good writers?