Are You A ‘Teacher Writer’ Or A ‘Writer Teacher’ And Why Does It Matter? | literacyforpleasure

Building A Community Of Writer-Teachers

As some of you may know, we have recently set up a @WritingRocks_17 twitter account. One of its aims is to build of a community of writer-teachers.
In our recent poll, only 37% of our readers considered themselves ‘writer teachers’.
Over 50% stated they were teachers that happen to teach writing.

The truth is though that actually all teachers are writers – we write often! Some might argue we write too often – about things that don’t really matter – but that’s another blogpost! Perhaps then, as Teresa Cremin (2017) points out, we need to move away…

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