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Multi-word vocabulary and literacy development in children with English as an Additional Language

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Dr Victoria Murphy Department of Education 10th March 2014 Abstract Children with English as an Additional Language (EAL) represent a growing proportion of the primary school population in the UK. While there is great diversity within the EAL population with respect to linguistic and academic outcomes, children with EAL tend to lag behind native-speaking peers […]


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Can psychological research improve selection of teachers?

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Professor Robert Klassen University of York 3rd March 2014 Abstract Increasing public attention in the UK is being focused on the quality of schools and on the effectiveness of teachers in those schools. There are very good reasons for the attention: teacher effectiveness may be the critical factor driving variation in student achievement, and some […]


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