Effective Writing for Army Leaders

Action: Write Effectively Using the Army Writing Program

Condition: HR Sergeants in a classroom environment working individually, using academically sound principles, practical exercises, personal experience, handouts, discussion, an awareness of the Operational Environment (OE) variables and actors, and extracted material from AR 25-50, DA Memo 25-52 and AG Effective Writing Guide.

Standard: Writing includes:

  1. Elements of the six step writing process
  2. Style that meets Army writing requirements of AR 25-50, DA Pam 600-67, DA Memo 25-52 and the AG Writing Guide
  3. Identification of appropriate usage of active voice
  4. Composition of correspondence with substance that supports the purpose of effective writing

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