Barbara J. Walker, President of the International Reading Association, wrote an open letter to President Obama in the February/March 2009 Issue of Reading Today, which I received in yesterday’s mail. Points four and five, of her letter, specifically deal with what quality writing instruction looks like in classrooms.
Walker’s letter is well-worth a read by all literacy teachers. Click here to read it.
Literacy Consultant. Author. Former 4th and 5th Grade Classroom Teacher.