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Celebrating the UKLA International Conference and Award Winners 2016

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

A weekend of engaging keynotes, stimulating parallel sessions and inspiring award winners came together at the Bristol Mercure Holland House Hotel and Spa for one of the most successful UKLA International Conferences to date.

Experiences of the 2016 NUT Student Shadowers

Thursday, July 21, 2016

In an exciting new development, student shadowing is now sponsored by the NUT. This sponsorship enabled us to offer up 6 student conference places for the 2016 UKLA International Conference in Bristol. Find out about the winners.

Results of the UKLA Student Book Award Vote 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Each year students who sign up to shadow the book awards take part in their own vote for the Winners of the UKLA Book Award. Find out who the winners are this year!

UKLA is delighted to announce the winner of the Student Research Prize 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Jeannie Bulman who studied at The University of Sheffield is this year’s winner for her doctoral study entitled ‘Developing a Progression Framework for Children’s Reading of Film’.

UKLA Book Award Winners 2016

Friday, July 08, 2016

COSTA winner scoops 'Teachers' Carnegie' amongst awards celebrating language, image and imagination

Goldilocks and Little Bear app by Nosy Crow wins UKLA Digital Book Award 2016

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

UKLA is delighted to announce that the winner of the UKLA Digital Book Award (in partnership with Book Trust, and sponsored by The Open University) is the app Goldilocks and Little Bear developed by Nosy Crow

Discover ELINET!

Thursday, June 09, 2016

The European Literacy Policy Network (ELINET) brings together information on the state of literacy education in some 28 European countries. Over the past two years, they have conducted extensive research to provide a framework and platform for literacy education. Find out where the UK stands in comparison with Europe in literacy education and see examples of good practice in literacy education.

Notice of AGM 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

We look forward to welcoming members to the Association's AGM which will be held at the Mercure Bristol Holland House Hotel and Spa, Bristol on 9 July, 2016

English 4-11 Picture Book Awards 2016: Winners announced

Thursday, May 12, 2016

The English Association has now announced the winners of the 2016 English 4-11 Picture Book Awards

UKLA announces the winner of Our Class Loves This Book: the John Downing Award 2016

Monday, April 25, 2016

This prestigious UKLA Award celebrates a class’s response (led by their teacher) to one of the books shortlisted for the UKLA Book Awards 2015

UKLA Book Awards: Student Shadowing Programme

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Are you a HE Tutor? Interested in leading a group of student teachers shadowing the 2016 UKLA Book Awards in the summer term? Register your University to participate in this exciting programme, and two of your students could win a place at the UKLA International Conference 2016!

UKLA is delighted to announce the winners of the UKLA Wiley-Blackwell Award 2016

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Congratulations to the winners, and Wiley-Blackwell for their continued generosity in supporting this award.