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Students’ Oral Presentation and Improvements in Writing

What is the connection between students’ oral articulation of ideas and the improvement of their writing skills? Is it plausible to assume that there is any? As an adjunct instructor, I have consistently assigned group presentations. Typically, I ask students … Continue reading

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Is Clear Writing Always Good Writing?

From struggling with final papers as an undergraduate to drafting my dissertation, I have striven for clarity in my academic prose. I felt badgered by my teachers when they told me to work on clarity in my papers. Slowly I … Continue reading

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