An effective peer revision method for engineering students in first-year English courses

@article{Helfers1999AnEP,
  title={An effective peer revision method for engineering students in first-year English courses},
  author={C. Helfers and S. Duerden and Jennifer Garland and D. Evans},
  journal={FIE'99 Frontiers in Education. 29th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference. Designing the Future of Science and Engineering Education. Conference Proceedings (IEEE Cat. No.99CH37011},
  year={1999},
  volume={3},
  pages={13A6/7-13A612 vol.3}
}
Peer revision workshops are a common feature in most composition classes; however, too often students complain that they gain little from having their peers read their writing. They feel that their peers know as little as they do, and although practice shows that peer reviewers are able to identify problematic areas in a paper, student-writers are often… CONTINUE READING