The Write Source: A Student Handbook

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Great Source Education Group, Incorporated, Jan 1, 1987 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 312 pages

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Words and Sentences
The Mechanics of Writing
The Writing Process

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About the author (1987)

Patrick Sebranek (M.A. University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse) taught English, speech, and multimedia classes for sixteen years at Union Grove High School in Wisconsin. During that time, he served as the English department chair and worked on several district-wide projects, including a writing-across-the-curriculum program and a K-12 writing sequence. He has studied the works of James Moffett, Ken Macrorie, Linda Reif, Nancie Atwell, and many other contemporary educators dealing with writing and learning. Sebranek is an author and editorial director for the Write Source Educational Publishing House and works closely with teachers and educators on all new and revised handbooks and sourcebooks.

Dave Kemper (M.A. University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) taught secondary English for ten years and served as a writing tutor at the university level, with special attention given to ELL students. He is a coauthor of the award-winning Write Source writing handbooks for students from middle school to college. In addition, Kemper authored INSIDE WRITING, a writing program designed to help struggling students improve their writing skills. He has presented workshops nationwide on developing effective writing programs, strategies for struggling writers, and writing to learn. Kemper has also worked for Motorola, Inc., and contributes to a business-writing blog for UpWrite Press.

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