Graduate Research Papers
Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Composition (Language arts)--Study and teaching;
Teachers can use writing in three important ways to increase higher level thinking skills for all students. First, they must increase writing proficiency for struggling writers; second, writing can increase higher-level thinking, and third, writing can be used across content areas to increase writing fluency while fostering higher-level thinking.
Year of Submission
Department of Educational Psychology and Foundations
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©2008 Caroline Elsner
Elser, Caroline, "The role of writing: Increasing higher level thinking for all students" (2008). Graduate Research Papers. 38.
MAE: Educational Psychology: Professional Development for Teachers