The article Why Digital Writing Matters in Education talks about teachers being pulled in different directions. ( The meaning of writing and the meaning of writing on assessments ).
1) Do you feel this pull in different directions?
Part 1. Introduction
Part 2. The Lives of Teens and Their Technology
Part 3. Teens and Their Writing Habits
Part 4. Electronic Communication
Part 5. The Relationship between Writing, Communication
and Technology Ownership
Part 6. Parental Attitudes Toward Writing and Technology
Part 7. The Way Teens See Their Writing and What Would
Part 8. What Teens Tell Us Encourages Them to Write
2) Choose one of the Parts in the National Commission of Writing document to read and reflect on. (This article was written in 2008). What are your take aways? Does the fact that this article is 5 years old change how you feel about the data?