Enhancing Writing Skills in Children Conference: The Teaching of Handwriting and Spelling in Primary and Secondary Schools

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Who this event is for

  • Everyone

Location

Main Lecture Theatre, Clerici, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site

Details

 Enhancing Writing Skills in Children: The Teaching of Handwriting and Spelling in Primary and Secondary Schools

Tuesday 22nd January 2013: 4.30 – 7.40pm, Main Lecture Theatre, Gipsy Lane Campus, Oxford Brookes University

The third EWSC Conference; this event is open to all with an interest in the teaching of writing to children and follows on from conferences in June and November, which brought together teachers, researchers and education professionals involved in the recent workshops on teaching writing, held in Oxfordshire and other Local Authorities.

The conference is being organised by Professor Vince Connelly and Dr Anna Barnett (Oxford Brookes University) and Professor Julie Dockrell (Institute of Education, University of London).

Our keynote speaker for the evening will be Professor Michel Fayol from Clermont-Ferrand University, France. His talk will be followed by sessions on various aspects of writing, including handwriting policy and practice, and the assessment of handwriting.

To register your place and for more information please contact us at ewsc@brookes.ac.uk or phone: 01865 483926.

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 http://psych.brookes.ac.uk/ewsc