Writing Resources

Texas College and Career Readiness Standards

Following are links to reports and position statements of interest:

WritingNext

Writing Next – Report from the Alliance for Excellent Education to the Carnegie Corporation

Writing-to-Read-cover

Writing to Read – Report from the Alliance for Excellent Education to the Carnegie Corporation

ReadingWritingConnection

Reading Writing Connection – A report from the International Association and the National Institute of Child and Human Services discussing the connection between reading and writing.

 

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NCTE Position Statements on Writing Instruction

Some examples:

Beliefs about Students’ Right to Write

Beliefs about the Teaching of Writing

Writing Now: A Policy Research Brief

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ILA (formerly IRA) Statements

Some examples:

Leisure Reading

Using High-Stakes Assessments for Grade Retention and Graduation Decisions