A reader recently asked me this question: How do we teach writing?
A broad topic, to be sure, but I'm dumb enough to take it on, believe it or not, in this appropriately titled article:
Let me know what you think.
By the way, I've created a new subcategory on this site. Called Teacher's Corner, it's a page of articles directed at journalism teachers and student newspaper advisers. It can be found on the College Journalism page (see menu at left). Take a look, and please give me your thoughts and suggestions.