News : January 2018

UKLA announces the shortlist for the Academic Book Award 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The four books selected for the shortlist all make distinctive and very different contributions to the field. Subjects include: film, storytelling, writer identity and digital media.

UKLA Life Time Achievement Award

Monday, January 22, 2018

​On 20 November 2017, colleagues, friends, admirers and family gathered to celebrate the immense contribution Margaret Meek has made both nationally and internationally to the advancement of language, literacy and literature education.

Ofsted’s ‘Bold Beginnings’ UKLA response

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Although welcoming some of the viewpoints and observations within the report, UKLA has some serious concerns and reservations regarding the possible impact that some of the statements might have on the future development of the early years curriculum.