A new article by Margaret Clark on Australia and the Phonics Check

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

​Policy makers in Australia are increasingly taking note of their performance in comparative research programmes like the OECD's PISA...

The Egmont Reading for Pleasure Teacher Awards

Monday, October 09, 2017

The publisher Egmont is collaborating with the Open University and the UK Literacy Association to build reciprocal and interactive communities of readers.


Monday, September 11, 2017

The judges for these unique book awards, which are the only awards judged by active classroom teachers, will this year come from Wales, with the 2018 UKLA International Conference, at which the eventual winners are announced, being held in Cardiff.

​Three new articles by Margaret M Clark

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Following the UKLA International Conference at Strathclyde University Margaret Clark had three articles published in the Education Journal in July 2017 in Issues 310, 311 and 312.

Experiences of Student Shadowing 2017

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Anne Swift, NUT ex-president, tutors and winning students reflect on their experiences of the 2017 UKLA International Conference!

Write up of the UKLA/BERA Research Symposium: Digital Literacies in Education

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

On Tuesday May 17th over 70 members of UKLA and BERA joined together to attended the UKLA/BERA Digital Literacies in Education research symposium, hosted at Sheffield Hallam University. This was the fifth annual research day organised by UKLA and BERA, and its aim was to explore how opportunities and challenges surrounding the use of digital literacies are playing out in educational contexts for learners and educators.

UKLA Book Awards 2017 Winners Announced!

Friday, June 30, 2017

Teacher judges acknowledge the power of pictures amongst awards celebrating language, image and imagination

2016-17 UKLA Literacy School of the Year Winners Announced

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

UKLA is proud to announce the 2016-17 recipient of our latest award for schools. Horfield Church of England Primary School, Bristol is the 2016-17 UKLA Literacy School of the Year: A school where literacy thrives

New for May - Special Themed Issue of Literacy:  ‘Assessment, Accountability and Policy’

Thursday, June 08, 2017

We're excited to announce that this special edition of literacy is now available from Wiley

UKLA announces the winners of the UKLA/Wiley Research in Literacy Education Award 2017

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

The UKLA/ Wiley Research in Literacy Education Award is a prestigious prize bestowed on the best article in the Journal of Research in Reading (JRR) and Literacy in the previous year. Both are peer-reviewed journals with international reputations for excellence.

​UKLA announces double winners of Our Class Loves This Book: The John Downing Award 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

UKLA is delighted to announce that they have two winners in 2017 for this award, which celebrates creative teaching inspired by quality texts: one for a class entry and for the first time, one for a whole school entry.

Notice of AGM 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

We look forward to welcoming members to the Association’s AGM which will be held at the UKLA 53rd International Conference 2017

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