Better Writers

Better Writers

Worlds Awaiting - Season 3, Episode 7 , Segment 1

Better Writers, Author Katherine Paterson

Episode: Better Writers, Author Katherine Paterson

  • Feb 17, 2018 5:00 pm
  • 10:38 mins

Reading and writing go hand in hand. Practicing one improves the other. Today on Worlds Awaiting Steve Graham, a professor at Arizona State University’s Teacher College, talks with Rachel about how parents can help their children become better writers. He also emphasizes that writing is a powerful tool that helps them acquire info at school and better-equips them for future jobs. For over 30 years Graham has been researching how to teach young people to write effectively, and, how writing can be used to support reading and learning. He’s author of numerous reports and books on writing instruction including Powerful Writing Strategies for All Students.