5 collaborative writing roles that make sense — and some that don’t

Joe Moses and Jason Tham

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We know that assigning roles in team project is effective. People who research collaborative writing (CW) have said for a long time that assigning specific roles and tasks to teammates makes teams more productive because doing so eliminates the time, effort, and confusion that follow when we ask student teams to work out…