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Professional Knowledge for the Teaching of Writing

The everyday experience of writing in people’s lives has expanded dramatically.

In February 2016, NCTE sunsetted the The Beliefs about the Teaching of Writing. These beliefs were revised and replaced by a new statement Professional Knowledge for the Teaching of Writing.  These principles of writing include:

Over the next few weeks, we will dig deeper to share concrete illustrations of effective classroom practices based on the professional principles that guide effective teaching.