ESTEEM. ACCEPTANCE. CONFIDENCE. ACHIEVEMENT. BELONGING. WORTHINESS. HAPPINESS. SUCCESS.
"These are not words that students often associate with writing. They are intangible, not something to be touched, tasted or marked, like spelling and grammar. However, they are some of the true benefits and rewards for being able to communicate effectively through writing."
In North America, 72% of students in grade 8 and 12 write at a basic level or below.