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.
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 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
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 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.