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Teaching Tip

From the Teacher’s Aide Newsletter

2021 February

Student Writing Catastrophes

This month’s tip is fun, but also serious. When written assignments are required, teachers are having a harder and harder time figuring out what their students are talking about. In our experiential programs, we don’t often emphasize writing skills, but grammar and spelling are as important in our profession as any other. Remind your students to check spelling and grammar, and in worst cases, ask them to take a writing-refresher course. In the meantime, watch this very entertaining, educational video: