I originally wrote this post when I was pioneering several brand new, advanced-level curriculums being made available to high school students: AP Seminar, AS Level Global Perspectives & Research, and AS Level English General Paper. And though I will mention these course names during the course of this post, it shouldn't be off-putting if you're not teaching these! Rather, the content found in this blog is applicable to virtually *any* teacher of writing, as it shares some of the most important foundational insights you'll need to teach students the basics of writing! But instead of omitting them, I wanted to maintain my mention of these courses since so many teachers of these courses rely on this post for guidance! Thanks, and happy reading!
Teacher: "Ok, teams, for your research, you'll need to examine the issue through multiple perspectives. Mmm-kay?"
Student (during the presentation of research): "When I did my research from the...