News : March 2011

ESRC Three-year PhD Studentship (full-time)

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

We are seeking applicants for an ESRC three-year PhD studentship. The studentship is linked to the ESRC National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM) node on ‘Multimodal Methods for Researching Digital Data and Digital Environments’ (Directed by Professor Carey Jewitt). The studentship will be based in the London Knowledge Lab at the Institute of Education in central London, and will commence in October 2011. Read more...>


SHORTLISTS announced today for the 2011 UKLA Children’s Book Award -sponsored by MLS

Monday, March 14, 2011

 For the last few months teachers from schools across Cheshire and Flintshire have been reading, discussing and arguing about selections for the UKLA Children’s Book Awards 2011... Read more>


Early Day Motion urging rethink on phonics test for 6 year olds published!

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Partly as a result of UKLA’s campaign an Early Day Motion urging a rethink of the phonics test for 6 year olds in England has been placed before parliament by Annette Brooke, Lib Dem MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole...Read more>