Scaffolding collaborative technical writing with procedural facilitation and synchronous discussion

  • Yeh S
  • Lo J
  • Huang J
  • 75


    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 11


    Citations of this article.


With the advent of computer technology, researchers and instructors are attempting to devise computer support for effective collaborative technical writing. In this study, a computer-supported environment for collaborative technical writing was developed. This system (Process-Writing Wizard) provides process-oriented scaffolds and a synchronous online chat room to facilitate real-time collaborative writing practice.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Collaborative technical writing
  • Computer-supported writing
  • Process writing
  • Synchronous online discussions

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document


  • Shiou Wen Yeh

  • Jia Jiunn Lo

  • Jeng Jia Huang

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free