Category Archive: nan miller

“Fallacies” About Freshman Composition

Nan Miller’s “study” for the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy presents six “fallacies” about freshman composition. I’d like to take this opportunity to comment on them: Fallacy 1: The purpose… Continue reading

"Correcting" Freshman Composition

As any teacher does, I’m always looking for ways to improve my pedagogy, especially in the areas that interest me most–including freshman composition. So I was interested to read a “study” called “English… Continue reading