Pt. I. Response Groups: Starting with Teachers. 1. Creating Contexts to Share Writing: Starting with Teachers / Karen Spear. 2. The Delicate Fabric of Collaboration / Heather E. B. Brunjes. 3. Designing Assignments that Foster Collaboration / Karen Spear -- Pt. II. Response Groups in Junior High. 4. Friends First! Well, Maybe Not! / Becky L. Reimer. 5. With a Little Help from Your Friends: Computers as a Catalyst for Collaboration in the Classroom / Marjorie Coombs -- Pt. III. Decentering the Classroom. 6. Revising Responding / Kristi Kraemer. 7. Letting Go / Rebecca Laney. 8. The Writing Workshop: Student Writers in the Classroom / Cheryl Ause. 9. Discovery: An Essential Outcome of Response Groups / Beth Johnson. 10. To Look Again: Reevaluating the High School Research Paper / Nolyn Starbuck Hardy -- Pt. IV. Closing the Circle: Response Groups in College Writing Classes. 11. Breakthrough / William Strong and Trudy Griffin.
12. Spiraling Toward Maturity: Peer Response as a Window on Intellectual and Social Development / Karen Spear.