On 6th July the preliminary report of the independent survey of the Phonics Screening Check was launched on the Newman University website.
The Phonics Screening Check 2012-2017: An independent enquiry into the views of Head Teachers, teachers and parents.
A Preliminary Report July 2018 edited by Margaret M Clark and Jonathan Glazzard
It can be read online or downloaded from
On 10th July an article related to it was published in the Education Journal and referred to in the editorial. You can download the article below.
Margaret Clark holds the copyright for the article and has given permission for distribution.