The only way to tell whether kids today are really less coherent or literate than their great-grandparents is to compare student writing across the past century
Over the past century, the freshman composition papers had exploded in length and intellectual complexity.
Prof. Lunsford’s research has found, 40 per cent of all writing is done outside the classroom – it’s “life writing,” stuff students do socially, or just for fun.
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