"The Novice as Expert: Writing the Freshman Year"

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“The Novice as Expert: Writing the Freshman Year” (with Laura Saltz)

College Composition and Communication, September 2004


The authors describe students’ writing experiences in first-year courses other than English and discuss the teaching methods that help successful students realize that they “get something” more than just a grade when writing is at “the heart of what they know and learn.”