English writing, technical writing, literature, classroom activities
The article discusses a study regarding the integration of professional writing in English classes. It mentions the proposal of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) in its annual convention on associating professional writing with literature. It also states that connecting literature with technical writing in English classrooms provides students with opportunities to absorb real life writing experiences.
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National Council of Teachers of English
Bush, Jonathan; Zuidema, Leah A.; Newhouse, Kelley R.; Propper, Michele L.; Riedel, Ruth M.; and Teitelzweig, Barbara S., "Professional Writing in the English Classroom: Literature-Based Professional Writing: An Oxymoron Whose Time Has Come" (2012). Faculty Work Comprehensive List. 51.