Is The Denim Beret Writing Program right for your student?
Because every student learns differently and has different needs and gifts, it is important to consider whether this program will help bring out the best in your student. To be successful with the correspondence courses, your student needs to meet all the qualifications below.
be in the 6th grade or higher.
be able and willing to read instructional material of 2,000-3,000 words for every lesson and complete a written, usually typed assignment.
understand basic grammar/mechanics concepts and be able to write grammatical sentences with ease.
be able to follow written directions.
be willing to interact with a teacher via email and video chat.
be willing to accept constructive criticism and revise written work--possibly multiple times.