State of Writing in the U.S.

As the United States moves into the post-industrial, knowledge-intensive economy, the ability to write becomes more important for all professions and jobs.  Over the past 10-15 years many organizations have documented the low levels of student writing skills and warned that the U.S. is not preparing for the future. 


State University of New York at Albany
National Commission on Writing


Many professionals and celebrities think that writing is very important to your life and career.

What celebrities and professionals say about writing.