Christine Hall with Literacy Winner 2015 Susan Jones and James Edgar of Wiley Blackwell

Christine Hall with Literacy Winner 2015 Susan Jones and James Edgar of Wiley Blackwell

Christine Hall with Literacy 2015 Highly Commended Veronika Hanke and James Edgar of Wiley Blackwell

Christine Hall with Literacy 2015 Highly Commended Veronika Hanke and James Edgar of Wiley Blackwell

UKLA Wiley-Blackwell Research in Literacy Education Award

The UKLA/ Wiley-Blackwell 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.

The shortlists are chosen by working parties convened by the editors of JRR and Literacy, this year Cathy Burnett & Julia Davies and Julia Caroll.  Awards to the winning authors were  presented at the 51st UKLA International Conference in Nottingham.

 

UKLA /Wiley-Blackwell Research in Literacy Education Award 2015 

Literacy

Jones, S. (2014)“How people read and write and they don’t even notice”: everyday lives and literacies on a midlands council estate. Literacy,  Vol.48 (2)

and

Highly Commended

Hanke,V. (2014) Guided reading: young pupils’ perspectives on classroom practice. Literacy, Vol.48 (3)

There was no award for the Journal of Research in reading this year.

Both papers can be accessed on the Wiley Blackwell site by UKLA members here


 


 

Criteria for the UKLA/Wiley-Blackwell Award:

  • Relevance to readership – taking account of an international readership
  • Accessibility to a knowledgeable readership
  • Original content which contributes significantly to existing knowledge or the development of new knowledge, policy or strategy
  • Clear theoretical position
  • Methodologically sound research processes /design appropriate to the theoretical standpoint
  • Sound level of critical analysis
  • Relevant and appropriate citation base  

Panel chair Jackie Marsh, panel members: Lynda Graham, Colin Harrison, Christine Hill, Clare Kelly, Janet Maybin, Becky Parry, Carole Torgerson and Wayne Tennent


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